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.
EatWorkPlay, a once-prominent business in the queen city went belly up earlier this year but somehow, the company received tens of thousands of dollars in PPP funds. Channel 9 has investigated EatWorkPlay since 2019 when the company canceled a gala benefiting Levine Children’s Hospital but kept some money from ticket sales.
A Charlotte mother is sharing her daughter’s battle with drugs, hoping it will help expose the dangers of patient brokering. It’s a problem Channel 9 anchor Allison Latos has spent months investigating.