KELLY RING Kelly Ring
is a Co-Anchor on the FOX13 6:00 and the FOX13 10:00 News.She joined the FOX13 team in October of 1985.Kelly
has always been filled with curiosity about the world around her
.As a youngster growing up in Dardanelle, Arkansas, her demands to know "why" caused her mother to jokingly remark that she would become a reporter someday.By the age of ten, she knew she wanted to be a writer.
Encouraged in her
efforts by her
teachers and family, Kelly's love of writing grew.When it came to choosing a college, she chose The University of Missouri and graduated with a degree in Journalism.She
was actively involved with the University's on-campus television station and the Columbus, Missouri NBC affiliate while attending school.Kellys first on-air appearance was with the university's television station.Kelly's first professional television position was with WXII-TV in Winston Salem, North Carolina, where she was a General Assignment Reporter.She came directly to FOX13 from WXII-TV.Kelly
has been awarded three Emmy Awards and many other awards for her
has traveled overseas to cover the crisis in Saudia Arabia, the Russian medical crisis, and the Cuban political crisis.Kelly
speaks regularly to civic groups and volunteers her
time to various events throughout Tampa Bay.
Kelly's work is demanding with long and hard hours.Her
relaxation mirrors the appreciation of nature that her
country upbringing taught her
enjoys running along the Florida waterfront, reading and skiing.Kelly
husband, Ed, their son, Clark and their daughter Kendall enjoy a variety of activities together.Kelly Ring
can be seen on FOX13
6:00 News, 6:30 News, 10:00 News and 10:30 News.
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