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
  • Talkback Lookback: The Train

    We are coming to the end of 2017. Instead of dipping into the Talkback calls left in our mailbox, we’ve decided to take a look back to the very best calls from this year. A big topic this year was our model train in the backyard. Calls to Talkback 16 even got the attention of writers at HBO’s “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.” The show went so far as to build a huge new train set featuring landmarks from […]

  • Talkback Feedback: A Year in the Life

    For our final Talkback Feedback of 2017, we look back on all the Talkback-y things we are thankful for this year.

  • Talkback Feedback: Agendas

    Newswatch 16 definitely doesn’t have an agenda. Just focus on the backyard train… That’s right, the train… You are getting sleepy…

  • Talkback Feedback: Some Anger Management

    In between this week’s usual array of calls about the weather and the gold nice bell, we noticed an unsettling trend. Some of our callers are just downright mad.

  • Talkback Feedback: Round and Round

    In Talkback Feedback we go round and round and…

  • Talkback Feedback: Music Video Stars

    A big week for us here at Newswatch 16. We are now music video stars!

  • A Thanksgiving Tradition and the Woman Who Makes It Happen in Berwick

    BERWICK — A Thanksgiving tradition marked it’s 108th year Thursday in Berwick. “It’s such a tradition. I’d say that people who grew up in Berwick don’t know anything else but to get up Thanksgiving morning, watch the race and then go home for dinner,” said Margaret Livsey. In Berwick, being home for the holidays means getting up early and hitting the road. The Run For The Diamonds stepped off for its 108th year and for 36 of those years, exactly […]

  • Talkback Feedback: A Learning Opportunity

    Talkback Feedback isn’t only fun, it’s also an educational tool and Allen Vickers is hoping to learn a little something from our callers.

  • Talkback Feedback: Around the Water Cooler

    Here at Newswatch 16, we like to think of Talkback as the 21st-century water cooler where everyone can gather to banter about everyday mundane things like the weather.

  • Talkback Feedback: Vacation Days

    Scott can’t come to Talkback Feedback tonight. Why? Oh, because he’s using a vacation day.

  • Talkback Feedback: MythBusters

    We don’t mind dispelling every single myth that comes along and we prove that in this edition of Talkback Feedback.

  • Two Children Found Dead After Fire in Laflin; Person of Interest Sought

    LAFLIN — Two children are dead after a fire in Luzerne County. The fire broke out at the home on Oakwood Drive in Laflin Wednesday evening. Crews from several fire departments helped fight the flames. Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis tells Newswatch 16 a 12-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy are dead. An 8-year-old boy is in critical condition. The three children all lived at the home. Salavantis said police are searching for a person of interest, but she would not […]