Laura French is an award-winning, nationally recognized journalist with more than 20 years experience in television news.
Her career has taken her all over the country playing multiple roles in newsrooms from USA Today to local affiliates.
Laura’s investigative work has earned her National and Regional Edward R. Murrow awards. Laura has also earned numerous Associated Press awards.
Her exclusive reports have been featured on CBS News 48 Hours, Vanity Fair Confidential and CNN.
Laura comes to CBS 6 from WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, where she spent years as a primary anchor and reporter.
Laura is married to her college (GO HOKIES!) sweetheart Chris and they have three boys. Her sons are by far her greatest accomplishments.
You can catch Laura reporting weekdays and filling in on the anchor desk.
Laura is proud to be a part of the talented award winning CBS 6 news team. She would love to hear from you with your story ideas.