Bo Williams

Bo Williams

Date of Joining WATE: July 2002

Birthplace/Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.


  • B.S. in Mass Media Management from Miami of Ohio University

Previous Media Experience:

  • WBRZ-TV, Baton Rouge, LA 1999-02
  • WCBD-TV, Charleston, SC 1992-99
  • WPDE-TV, Florence/Myrtle Beach, SC 1989-92

Personal Information:

We have a black lab named Brodie, an Australian Shepherd named Gibson and a cat named Tess.

Outside Interests/Hobbies:

My family, college football, NASCAR, baseball, soccer, yard work

What You Enjoy About Local News:

It allows you to get out into your community and find ways to either showcase or improve your city.

Media Awards and Honors:

  • Gambit Weekly, Best of Baton Rouge
  • South Carolina Associated Press Awards
  • Emmy Award, Best Newscast
  • Media General Circle of Excellence