Andrew joined the 5NEWS team in October 2016 as a production assistant on 5NEWS This Morning, then moved to the news department as a producer in July 2017.

Andrew worked previously as a video producer of local cable commercials, as well as a brief stint as a news photographer. While in college, he worked as a production assistant and tape operator at a TV station in his hometown.

Andrew is a native Arkansan, and graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in broadcast journalism.

Andrew enjoys reading watching movies whenever he can, and spends most of his free time with his wife, Michelle, their son Ben and a small zoo of dogs and cats.

Recent Articles
  • Fort Smith Man Stabbed, Suspect Identified

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)– Fort Smith Police are investigating a stabbing that happened early Thursday (June 7) morning. An altercation broke out between 42-year-old Daniel Nicely and 60-year-old Troy Shores around 12:43 a.m., Lt. Don Cobb said. It happened at 3124 N. L Street in Fort Smith. Nicely was then stabbed by Shores. Police say he was the father of a woman Nicely had dated at some point. Police say Nicely left the home, and borrowed another person’s phone to call […]

  • Fire At Rogers Motel Under Investigation

    ROGERS (KFSM)– A fire damaged the Eighth Street Motel in Rogers early Monday morning (June 4). According to nearby residents, the fire broke out around 12:30 a.m. at 918 S. 8th Street in Rogers. Crews from the Rogers Fire Department responded to the scene. The fire has since been put out. No one was injured in the fire, and a Roger Fire battalion chief tells us the damage was mostly contained to Room 109, where it began. The cause of […]

  • Suspect Killed In A Car Crash Following A Police Chase In Fort Smith

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)– A Van Buren man is dead after leading police on a high-speed chase through Fort Smith overnight. According to police, 56-year-old Victor Sallee, of Van Buren, died in a crash at the intersection of Zero Street and Massard Road around 1:45 a.m. Friday (Mar. 2), after a chase. Police said Sallee was driving through Fort Smith erratically and they tried to pull him over.  Once police were in pursuit, Sallee accelerated and began to swerve on-and-off the […]

  • Interstate 49 Slowdowns Near Exit 76 In Springdale

    SPRINGDALE (KFSM)– Both north and southbound lanes of Interstate 49 in Springdale experienced slowdowns near the Wagon Wheel Rd. exit Tuesday morning (Feb. 13). Northbound traffic was slowed or stopped for about three miles, past the Huntsville Ave. exit. Traffic in the southbound lane was slow from south of the Monroe Ave. exit nearly back to Pleasant Grove Rd. in Rogers. There were no accidents in that area, according to dispatchers for Arkansas State Police. Stay with 5NEWS for traffic […]

  • Traffic Slowdowns On I-49 Near Pinnacle Hills In Rogers

    NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM)– Traffic was slowed to a near stand-still on Interstate 49 in Rogers. Northbound traffic showed slowed or stopped from north of the Pinnacle Hills exit on The slowdown reportedly extended south to the Pleasant Grove Rd. exit. Dispatchers with Arkansas State Police confirmed that three minor vehicle accidents were the major causes of the slowdown in Rogers. Another slowdown was affecting drivers south of the Wagon Wheel Rd. exit in Springdale. Stay with 5NEWS for more […]

  • President Trump Tweets That He Has Signed Spending Bill

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (KFSM)– President Trump announced he signed the Bipartisan Budget Act into law early Friday Morning (Feb. 9). This will effectively end the brief government shutdown that began at midnight. “Just signed Bill. Our Military will now be stronger than ever before. We love and need our Military and gave them everything — and more. First time this has happened in a long time. Also means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!” President Trump tweeted at 7:39am Central time. The president made […]

  • National Pizza Day: What’s Your Favorite Pizza?

  • One Person Dead, Police Officer Injured After Fire In Lincoln

    LINCOLN (KFSM) — One person died in a house fire in Lincoln late Sunday night (Feb. 5), according to Prairie Grove Assistant Fire Chief, Jason Bromley. Crews responded to a fire on North Starr Avenue around 9:20 p.m. Bromley said after the fire was put out, crews had to return around 10:42 p.m. because the flames rekindled. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Lincoln police officer Tony Lee was injured while responding to the fire, according to Lincoln […]

  • 5NEWS This Morning Big Game Dip Contest Recipes

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)– The 5NEWS This Morning team shared some of their favorite dip recipes, ahead of the Super Bowl. Viewers were asked to vote for their favorite recipes on Friday morning (Feb. 2). 5NEWS reporter Meredith Marney went with a quick option, a tangy cream cheese Salsa dip. This can be a great option if you’re in a hurry, and you may already have all the ingredients in your fridge. Anchor April Baker brought a sweet option to the […]

  • Vote For Your Favorite 5NEWS This Morning Dip

  • Wreck Slows Traffic On Interstate 49 in Rogers

    ROGERS (KFSM)– A vehicle accident slowed traffic on the southbound lane of Interstate 49 near the New Hope Rd. exit. Dispatchers with Arkansas State Police confirmed that crews were clearing the scene, and that no one was injured. Traffic was backed up from Rogers into Bentonville in the southbound lane. Slowdowns were also reported in the northbound lane to at least Exit 76. Stay with 5NEWS for more updates as they become available.

  • Vehicle Accident Slows Northbound Traffic On Interstate 49 In Springdale

    SPRINGDALE (KFSM)– A vehicle accident slowed traffic on Interstate 49 in Springdale starting at around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday (Jan. 30) morning. Traffic was backed up from north of the Wagon Wheel Rd. exit down past Elm Springs Rd. Arkansas State Police dispatcher confirmed a car wreck slowed traffic, but said there were no injuries and the vehicles involved had been moved to the shoulder by around 8 a.m. Stay with 5NEWS for updates on this developing traffic situation.