Cyd Hoskinson

Reporter / Host, "All Things Considered"

Cyd Hoskinson began working at WJCT on Valentine’s Day 2011. 

Among her many accomplishments, she hosted and produced a children’s radio show called "Balloons"; covered the Ted Bundy trial and, later, the Atlanta child murder trials; co-wrote, researched and produced "Flyers of Fortune," a radio documentary about an American pilot, who fought in the Spanish Civil War; co-produced a storytelling festival Telling Tales, at the Carter Center in Atlanta; interviewed former President Jimmy Carter, Coretta Scott King, Hosea Williams, Andrew Young, newspaper columnist Sydney J. Harris, Joan Fontaine and celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse.

Cyd is also a big fan of modern audio drama and, before coming to Jacksonville, she served on the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company’s Board of Directors.

She has a degree in elementary education from Florida State University — everything else she’s picked up along the way.

Ways to Connect

All of the beaches in St. Johns County have been closed to vehicles because of unusually high surf and tides.

Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann U.S. Coast Guard PIAT

The U.S. Coast Guard is working with several federal and state agencies to assess vessels that became unmoored or sank during Hurricane Irma and prioritize the threats they pose to safety and navigation.

The weekend rain impacting Northeast Florida could push more water up along beaches and rivers.

City of Palm Coast

The hot sun will no longer stop the fun at four Palm Coast playgrounds in Flagler County. hosts in the Jacksonville metro area can now offer free stays to people displaced by Hurricane Irma.