Allison Latos joined the Eyewitness News team in May 2011 as anchor/reporter.
Latos anchored Eyewitness News Daybreak for more than four years before taking on the role as anchor for the 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts.
Before coming to Channel 9, Allison was an anchor at WTOV in Steubenville, OH.
While at WTOV one of her investigative reports brought to light the heroin epidemic in the area that was not previously at the forefront and was the subject of a public awareness special. In 2010 Allison covered the weeklong trial of a local police chief involved in the Sarah Jessica Parker surrogate scandal.
A native of Wheeling, West Virginia, Allison attended West Virginia University where she graduated summa cum laude as an honors scholar. She loves traveling, cooking, exercising, trying new restaurants, and spending time with family and friends.
Allison was named the North Carolina Association of Broadcasters Anchor of the Year in 2015.
As the push to vaccinate against COVID-19 in North Carolina has continued, the state has shared information about those who received the vaccine. The data includes information on gender, race, and ethnicity, but there isn’t a clear picture about people in long-term care facilities.