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Scott joined Newswatch 16 in May of 1999 as an anchor and reporter. He is currently the co-anchor of Newswatch 16 at 6:00, 7:00, 10:00 and 11:00 pm.

He came to WNEP-TV following a stint as morning anchor at WJRT-TV in Flint, Michigan. He got his start in broadcast journalism at Service Electric Cable TV in Allentown, and also worked as an anchor/reporter at WHTM in Harrisburg, before heading to Michigan in 1996.

Since coming to WNEP-TV, Scott has anchored the weekend newscasts, as well as the 5:00 and 5:30pm newscasts. He also covered news stories in every county of the Newswatch 16 coverage area.

Scott is a native of Reading, and graduated from LaSalle University in Philadelphia, with degrees in Communications and Marketing.

Scott is an avid sports fan.


Recent Articles
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    MAHANOY CITY, Pa. — Hundreds lined the streets of Mahanoy City on Thursday night as an Honor Guard brought home Army specialist Peter Luddy one final time. Firefighters in Mahanoy City draped a massive 35-foot American flag above the borough’s main drag. Beneath it, an Honor Guard escorted the body of Peter Luddy through his hometown. The 21-year-old Army Reservist died last week in Virginia during Army training from a traumatic brain injury. His loss has devasted many people in […]

  • Talkback Feedback: Without Schaffer

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  • Talkback Feedback: The Story of You

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    SCRANTON, Pa. — Scranton police say they’ve caught the man who robbed a bank on Monday and they tell us the suspect has done it before. Officers say Thomas Smith, 36, of Scranton, was arrested Tuesday for the holdup at FNCB branch on North Keyser Avenue. Smith was convicted in 2005 of six bank robberies in Peckville, Scranton, Dickson City, Moosic, and Dunmore. He served five years for those crimes and was ordered to pay back $16,000. Back then, he was […]

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