Tim Lennox

Morning News Anchor

Veteran Alabama broadcaster Tim Lennox co-anchors Alabama News Network This Morning from 5 a.m. until 7 a.m. weekdays. He’s lived in Alabama since 1976 when he moved to the state from New York City and started working as a helicopter radio traffic reporter in Birmingham. He also spent a lot of years anchoring radio news and hosting radio talk shows in that city. He was host of “Southern Exposure” on the CBS-TV station in Birmingham for three years.

Tim moved to Montgomery in 1998 to anchor the Alabama Public Television news program “For The Record”. He also moderated debates and hosted “Alabama at Work” and other APT programs during his eleven years with the nine-station network.

Before his move to Alabama, Tim served three years in the U.S. Army, including one in which he anchored Armed Forces Vietnam Network (AFVN) Television newscasts in Quang Tri, and served as a photographer reporter for a brigade newspaper.

He still loves photography, and had three of his submitted photos published by The New York Times in 2009.

Tim holds dual U.S.-Irish citizenship in honor of his ancestors, lives in an almost 100-year-old home in Montgomery’s Garden District, and once parachuted out of a perfectly good plane over Sylacauga for a story.

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Articles

Two Prisoners, One Pardon

President Obama has commuted the sentence of a Montgomery man convicted of drug crimes, but has taken no action to pardon former Governor Don Siegelman, who is in the same prison at the freed convict. The pardons are part of…

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Mt. Vernon Mill Destroyed in Tallassee

The 1841 Mt. Vernon Cotton Mill in Tallassee was destroyed by an overnight fire.  More than a hundred firefighters brought the fire under control early this morning, but they were not able to…

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Montgomery Man Gets 23 Years in Prison

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Montgomery Murder Suspect Arrested

A man who was previously convicted of murder and manslaughter has been arrested in western New York after police say he shot another person to death in his Alabama home. U.S. Marshals say Nathan Thomas was arrested Tuesday morning in…

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Frozen Vegetable Recall Includes Alabama stores

SEATTLE (AP) – A Pasco, Washington, company has expanded its recall of frozen vegetables linked to a listeria outbreak that has sickened eight people. One person from Maryland and one from Washington have died but health officials do not consider…

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New Tornado Guide Available

The University of Alabama and the Alabama Department of Insurance worked with a national insurance industry group to publish—and post online—a guide to preparing for tornadoes. It includes statistical information (and information about the 2011 outbreak that killed hundreds, including…

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Alabama Ranked Low for Solar Power

An Arizona environmental group ranks Alabama among the ten sunny states with the lowest amount of solar energy being generated. The Center for Biological Diversity says some states are increase solar energy generation, but… “Unfortunately the vast majority of states…

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Storm Names

MIAMI (AP) – The organization that names tropical storms and hurricanes says it will retire the names Erika, Joaquin and Patricia following the 2015 season. The World Meteorological Organization announced Monday that Elsa and Julian will be used for future…

Alabama Still Commemorates Confed. Memorial Day

The state of Georgia eliminated the official holiday for “Confederate Memorial Day” last year. They officially changed the name to “State Holiday”. Alabama continues to commemorate Confederate…

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