Aaron Castleberry joined Region 8 News behind the scene in January 2016 as an Associate Producer. In September 2016, he became the producer of NBC Region 8 News at 6:30 when the show was launched. Along with his duties as the producer for Region 8 News at 6:30, he is also a perusing his true passion as a Digital Meteorologist for the Region 8 StormTEAM.
Aaron is originally from the small delta town of Des Arc, AR. He graduated from Des Arc High School in 2010. After graduation he moved to Mississippi to pursue a degree in Broadcast Meteorology at Mississippi State University. At MSU, he was able to learn from top-notch meteorologists and chase storms in Dixie Alley. He graduated from MSU with a B.S. in Geoscience with a concentration in Broadcast Meteorology in December 2014.
Whenever Aaron is not looking for news stories or looking at weather models, he loves to spend time outdoors. During the summer, you may find him on at a lake or along a riverbank trying hoping to land a big catch.
You can follow Aaron of twitter @wxaaronjc or on Facebook. Just search Meteorologist Aaron Castleberry and like his page. He can also be reached by email at email@example.com