Reed Andrews

Reed joined the News Channel 3 team in June 2010 as a general assignment reporter. Since then, he's covered a wide array of stories across Hampton Roads and northeast North Carolina. Reed says the best things about his job are that he learns something new every day, each shift is different, and he gets to meet so many interesting people. His favorite stories are those that exemplify the station's motto--"Taking Action, Getting Results"--by helping viewers. Any story on the beach finishes a close second.

Reed grew up in Great Falls, Virginia. After a six-year sabbatical in Upstate New York, he is ecstatic to return to his home state.

Before returning to Virginia, Reed worked at WBNG-TV in Binghamton, New York. He reported on important economic issues affecting that area, focusing on the debate over natural gas drilling.

Reed attended Syracuse University, graduating with a dual degree in broadcast journalism and political science and a minor in geography. As a second generation Orange fan, rooting for Syracuse basketball is in his genes.

In his free time, Reed works out, trains for marathons, and enjoys reading at the beach. He's a fanatic follower of HBO's "The Wire" and loves going to baseball games and trying new restaurants.

Recent Articles

  • ‘First in Flight’ to be grounded in North Carolina

    Posted on: 11:36 pm, March 26, 2014, by , updated on: 06:48am, March 27, 2014

    Kill Devil Hills, NC – North Carolina is looking to ground its motto, “First in Flight.” The Brand NC Project’s...
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  • Accused animal hoarder: ‘I take better care of my dogs than anybody takes care of their kids’

    Posted on: 11:27 pm, March 25, 2014, by , updated on: 06:28am, March 26, 2014

    Terry Shinaberry’s house, where he kept more than 60 dogs, is far from clean. “You don’t see dog (poop) everywhere,”...
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  • UPDATE: Community takes action in a big way to help feed kids in Virginia Beach

    Posted on: 7:14 pm, March 21, 2014, by , updated on: 06:50pm, March 27, 2014

    Every weekend, hundreds of Beach students would go hungry, if not for the "Beach Bags" program, which gives them food while students are home.
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  • Crews put out flames at Majik City Gentlemen’s Club

    Posted on: 5:20 pm, March 20, 2014, by , updated on: 12:42am, March 21, 2014

    On Thursday, fire crews put out flames at Majik City Gentleman's Club on 4105 Portsmouth Blvd.
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  • Girl home from hospital after pit bull attack

    Posted on: 11:23 pm, March 12, 2014, by , updated on: 06:22am, March 14, 2014

    There were more than 200 stitches in the head of 6-year-old Yonni DuBose after a pit bull attacked her.
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  • Girl receives over 200 stitches in her head after vicious pit bull attack in Newport News

    Posted on: 11:37 pm, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 06:47am, March 12, 2014

    Six-year-old Yonni DuBose is recovering in the hospital, after being mauled by a pit bull Sunday afternoon near her Denbigh home.
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  • Food trucks get no guarantee in Norfolk

    Posted on: 11:45 pm, March 10, 2014, by

    Luke Donkle left his full-time job to serve hot dogs out of his truck, even with no guarantee he'd be able to do so in Downtown Norfolk.
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  • Mother accused of driving drunk with teen daughter in car

    Posted on: 11:49 pm, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 03:01pm, March 8, 2014

    Zakia Green, with her eyes barely open, posed for her mugshot after police say the mother was found driving drunk with her teenage daughter in the backseat.
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  • Police say Norfolk man raped woman, took off with infant

    Posted on: 11:48 pm, February 28, 2014, by , updated on: 10:47am, March 1, 2014

    Norfolk, Va. – Police say he snatched an infant his ex-girlfriend was babysitting, then when his ex ran to save...
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  • Bus and light rail rates are going up

    Posted on: 11:48 pm, February 27, 2014, by

    Catching the bus? Better bring more change because fares are going up. A single ride costs 1.50 now and it...
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  • Man wanted after Smithfield woman killed while visiting bedridden neighbor

    Posted on: 8:00 pm, February 21, 2014, by , updated on: 06:50am, February 22, 2014

    On Friday during a press conference, Smithfield authorities announced that the case involving a woman who was reported missing is now being investigated as a homicide.
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  • Beach superintendent finally answers questions about Saturday school decision

    Posted on: 4:36 pm, February 18, 2014, by , updated on: 11:44pm, February 18, 2014

    NewsChannel 3’s Reed Andrews tried to get answers from the Beach Superintendent about why she made the decision to hold snow make-up days on Saturdays.
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