Craig Lucie

Craig Lucie joined the WSB-TV family in 2011. He anchors Channel 2 Action News at 6  and the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat on weekends and reports in the field during the week.

 Before moving to Atlanta, Craig worked at Orlando’s WESH-TV as a reporter and weekend anchor for four years. Craig covered everything from hurricanes and shuttle launches to the Casey Anthony case. He has contributed reports to NBC News, CNN, HLN, and Fox News Channel on numerous occasions. He was recently part of a team that received the prestigious Edward R. Murrow award for a newscast following a tragic police shooting. The Associated Press has also recognized Craig with a “Best Reporter” and “Best Feature News Story Award.”

 Craig has been working in TV since he was 19 years old. Before WESH, Craig worked at KTBC in Austin, Texas. He interviewed Texas Governor Rick Perry on multiple occasions and toured military bases with U.S. Senator John Cornyn. Before KTBC, Craig worked at KZTV in Corpus Christi, Texas as an anchor and reporter where he covered the most active hurricane season in recorded history.

 Craig is looking forward to becoming active in the Atlanta community and helping in numerous organizations. He says he is always available to our viewers, so never hesitate to contact him to discuss or pitch a story idea.

 Craig is a Jacksonville, Florida native and received his B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and minor in Spanish from Southern Methodist University. SMU is also where he met his beautiful wife, Alexandra.

Latest from Craig Lucie

Must-see: Viral photo shows dog guarding its dying companion

A picture of a dog standing over its injured companion has gone viral – and now the dog needs a new home. According to WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia man Michael Mason was leaving church when he said he noticed a dog standing on the side of the road. As he ...

Viral photo shows dog guarding its dying companion

It’s a picture that has gone viral showing a dog standing over its injured companion and now the dog needs a new home.   A man named Michael Mason was leaving church when he said he noticed a dog standing on the side of the road. As he looked closer, ...

Family: Caregiver steals thousands from elderly couple

A caregiver is in jail after a family says she stole more than $44,000 from their elderly parent’s bank and credit card accounts.   “It has been a nightmare,” said JoAnn Latimer of Dallas.   Latimer says the woman she’s known for more than 20 years nearly drained her bank ...

Dr. Ozell Sutton has accomplished many things in his lifetime.  He may be one of the most unknown influential pioneers of the Civil Rights Movement.

Civil rights pioneer relives darkest days of movement

Dr. Ozell Sutton has accomplished many things in his lifetime.  He may be one of the most unknown influential pioneers of the Civil Rights Movement. Channel 2's Craig Lucie toured the new National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Downtown Atlanta with Dr. Sutton as he relived some of ...

Jason Carter spoke with Channel 2's Craig Lucie.

Jason Carter asks to reopen ethics investigation on Deal

Channel 2 Action News obtained the letter that Democratic candidate for governor, Jason Carter, is sending to Attorney General Sam Olens asking him to reopen the ethics investigation into Gov. Nathan Deal since Carter believes there was a cover-up. “I don't know what happened. No one knows what happened because ...

Rabies threat raises concern for Henry County Animal Control

Henry County Animal Control officers picked up another fox Monday afternoon that could be infected with rabies. If it is positive, it would be their 10th case, which officers say is a big concern for them. While Channel 2’s Craig Lucie was interviewing the rabies control officer, he told him ...

Neighbor worries dispute over pit bull mix is endangering his dog

A man says he accidentally shot his neighbors pit bull mix with a BB gun after a warning shot when it lunged and attacked him. He now believes they may have retaliated by shooting up his front door, fence and his two dogs.   Channel 2’s Craig Lucie got caught ...

Fire at vacant house spreads to neighboring home

Neighbors rushed to wake up a man as his homecaught fire from a huge blaze next door.   Channel 2’s Craig Lucie and a photographer were on their way to Henry County to cover another story when they spotted black smoke from the Downtown Connector.   As soon as they ...

Classmates: Spalding student threatened to 'shoot up school'

Several Spalding County students say their classmate took out a gun, started banging it on a desk and told everyone he was going to quote “shoot up the school.” “I don’t want my kid coming back here,” said Brenda Adkins. Adkins says she’s terrified after hearing what her daughter witnessed ...

A Clayton County woman says she was trapped in her home for more than 18 hours after two pit bulls chased her into her home and wouldn't leave.

Woman says angry pit bulls trapped her in home for 18 hours

A Georgia woman says she was trapped in her home for more than 18 hours after two pit bulls chased her into her home and wouldn't leave. “All of a sudden, two blue-nosed pits come charging after me. I ran and tripped and ran into the house,” said Vicky Martinez ...

 
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