Wes Blankenship joined 13WMAZ in January 2013 as a Videojournalist.
Before taking a full-time position as Sports Multimedia Journalist and Sports Anchor, Wes filled in at those roles in the fall of 2013. He now anchors and reports on the latest central Georgia sports news during the week and on weekends.
Wes was born in Savannah and has lived in the Peach State ever since. He grew up in Lawrenceville and attended the University of Georgia. Wes says he developed a knack for storytelling as a photojournalist in college. He graduated from UGA with a journalism degree in Newspapers in 2012.
This is Wes's first job out of college. He feels blessed to share central Georgia's sports stories and highlights. When Wes isn't in the field or at the desk, he enjoys reading, photography, and visiting with family and friends.