Ed Sykes is NBC29's State Capitol Bureau Chief, covering state politics from the General Assembly building in Richmond.
Ed joined the NBC29 news team in May, 2011. A Charlotte, NC, native, he graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with degrees in journalism and political science in 2011. He's proud to call himself a born and bred Tar Heel!
Previously, Ed worked as a general assignment reporter and also anchored NBC29 HD News at Sunrise on weekend mornings.
During his career Ed has been honored with awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Association of Broadcasters, and in 2013 he received top honors from the Virginia Association of Broadcasters for Outstanding Sports Coverage.
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Friday, March 7 2014 4:54 PM EST2014-03-07 21:54:30 GMT
Virginia's 6'4'' 282 pound 5-star freshman recruit, Andrew Brown, has been showing up big time as the 'Hoos started spring practice this week. Brown already signed his grant-in-aid which is why he wasFull Story
Brown already signed his grant-in-aid which is why he was able to enroll early at UVa and participate in spring practice.Full Story