Ashlyn Irons joined the Eyewitness News team in June of 2016 as a multimedia journalist/reporter and weekend news producer.
She graduated from the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) with a degree in Telecommunication and Film and American Studies in May of 2016.
While she was at UA she reported for WVUA 23 News in the Birmingham, AL market for most of college. She also interned at WTVQ in Lexington, KY, Alabama Public Radio, and 90.7 “The Capstone.”
Ashlyn was born and raised in Decatur, AL, and moved to Lexington, KY when she was a sophomore in high school.
In her spare time she loves to watch anything involving Alabama football and to hang out with her dog Ava, an extremely mischievous Husky puppy she rescued from Warrick Humane Society.
Ashlyn loves to meet new people and hear from viewers. If you have any story ideas, or just want to see some cute pictures of Ava, feel free to shoot her an email at email@example.com.