Logan Whaley

Logan Whaley

Multimedia Journalist

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Logan Whaley joins the KAIT 8 news team as a multimedia journalist and reporter.

Logan is a graduate from Union University just up the road in Jackson, Tennessee. There, he anchored ‘West Tennessee This Week,’ a program that aired on Jackson’s local NBC affiliate. In addition, he also provided play-by-play and color commentary for the school’s baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, and volleyball teams, calling key events such as the NCAA Division II South Region Tournament and the Gulf South Conference Tournament.

A native of Mayfield, Kentucky, Logan developed his passion for broadcasting at Graves County High School. At the school’s award-winning broadcasting program, he won three individual Kentucky High School Journalism Association State Championships.

When Logan isn’t working, you can find him watching and supporting pretty much every sport. He loves the Atlanta Braves, Memphis Grizzles, Tennessee Titans, Tennessee Volunteers, and the Murray State Racers.

Logan is excited to be joining the Region 8 News team. You can reach Logan by email at logan.whaley@kait8.com or by following him on Facebook and Twitter.

Recent Articles by Logan

  WBU homecoming plans will look differently due to pandemic

  Lawrence County nursing home hit with 120 positive COVID cases in two-month span

  Walnut Ridge relocates Halloween event

  Hoxie Mustangs, led by father/son coaching duo, see on-field success

  St. Bernards responds to nationwide struggle to maintain PPE

  Hoxie superintendent reacts to ACHI “Red Zone” report

  Westside senior receives JROTC leadership award

  Lawrence County family details voting complication with newly registered voter

  Newport Elementary hosts “field trip” for students

  Osceola, Rivercrest renew longtime rivalry for one year

  New museum to open in Hardy

  Sharp County sees one of best summers with sales tax revenue

  BRTC partners with local universities to offer four-year degrees

  Lawrence Health & Rehab reaches out to community to help residents feel appreciated

  WBU hosting historical exhibit until Oct. 14

  Blytheville football program adjusts to fourth rescheduled game in young season

  Ravenden Springs to open new city hall, dedicated to former council member

  Randolph County community bands together to help student whose fishing gear was stolen

  Randolph County recognized as Purple Heart County

  Walnut Ridge HS unveils new gymnasium named after longtime superintendent

  Region 8 farmers prepare for potential impact of Hurricane Delta

  Football program, seniors, navigate effects of COVID-19

  Randolph County juvenile, 2 adults accused of tasing dog

  Walnut Ridge official talks importance of filling out Census as deadline looms

  BRTC industrial electricity program receives new equipment to prepare students for workforce

  Study shows Arkansas one of lowest census self-response rates in the country

  Gateway Tire to return to Caraway location by mid-2021

  St. Bernards ‘Butterfly Release’ event altered this year

  Youth leadership program at Hillcrest holding bag drive to benefit local shelter

  Walnut Ridge still recovering two months after downtown fire