TERRE HAUTE, Ind (WTHI)– WTHI-TV is pleased to announce the promotion of Melissa Crash to co-anchor of News 10 This Morning. She will join Brittany Earl and Eric Stidman on the Wabash Valley’s most watched morning newscast beginning Monday, July 25th.
“I am very excited to begin working with the talented This Morning team,” Crash said of the promotion. “It’s an honor to be able to help WTHI-TV continue ‘Leading the Way’ during the weekday mornings. The Wabash Valley deserves to wake up to the best news, weather and sports each day and it’s a privilege to be a part of this dedicated team.”
The Indianapolis native and Indiana State University graduate began her career as a multimedia journalist before joining the News 10 ranks in April of 2015 as a reporter and weekend anchor.
“We are thrilled for Melissa,” news director Susan Dinkel said of Crash. “She’s made outstanding contributions to our newsroom in her short time with us. Our morning viewers will benefit from her professionalism and genuine personality.”
“I couldn’t be happier for Melissa,” Todd Weber, WTHI-TV vice president and general manager added, “We believe she has tremendous potential and we look forward to her being a member of the WTHI-TV family for many years to come.”