Jennifer Horton

Jennifer Horton

Investigative Reporter

Montgomery, AL

Jennifer Horton is an investigative reporter for WSFA 12 News in Montgomery. Her reporting focuses on issues involving criminal justice, specifically crime, government corruption, and the state and federal court system. During Jennifer’s 12-year stint at WSFA she has served as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter, traveling the state and country covering stories that impact local viewers. Jennifer is an active member of the Gray News Investigative team, the Investigative Reporters and Editors organization, and a graduate of Auburn University.

Awards:

  • Alabama Associated Press Best Reporter
  • Alabama Broadcasters Association “Best in Broadcast: Investigative Reporting”
  • Southeast Emmy Excellence in My Market Awards: honors in General Assignment Reporting & Investigative Reporting
  • VOCAL Voice for Victims

Education:

  • Auburn University, Radio, Television, and Film; Spanish

Recent Articles by Jennifer

  $1 million emergency grant will help Selma tackle gang violence

  Bill to restructure AL parole board clears House after long debate

  Parole bill headed to the House, Senate floor; lawmakers could vote this week

  Judge to consider new trial venue in MPD murder case

  Ed Henry avoids prison, sentenced to probation in Medicare fraud case