Keith Jones is a 13-time Emmy Award winning anchor for NBC10 News. You can watch Keith weekday mornings anchoring NBC10 News Today from 4am to 7am. He also co-hosts The Lineup, a digital newscast streamed on the NBC10 apps on Roku and Apple TV.
A native of New Egypt in Ocean County, New Jersey and graduate of Villanova University, Keith enjoys writing and telling stories that affect the communities in which he grew up.
Along with anchoring, Keith has field anchored sporting events for the Eagles, Phillies, 76ers, and Flyers. He has also covered college sports, Super Bowls, the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games.
His favorite stories include stepping over the border into North Korea during the Winter Games and covering the national title runs of the Villanova Men’s Basketball team in 2016 and 2018. The Villanova alumus, who studied Communication and Philosophy, was a former student-manager under head coach Jay Wright. He even practiced with the team on occasion.
"You were a good enough player that we used you in practice, so you were kind of like half player, half manager,” said Wright in 2016. “You had good length, you had hops."
Prior to joining NBC10 in July 2012, Keith was an anchor/reporter at WHSV, the ABC affiliate in Harrisburg, VA. He then went on to work as a reporter/fill-in anchor at WTAE, the ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh.
Since 2013, Keith has served as an adjunct professor of Broadcast Journalism at Villanova University. In 2018, Keith received Villanova’s Young Alumni Medal, which is given annual to one alumnus who has made outstanding contributions to one or more areas of society, including professional, academic, and service to the college.
In 2014, he was honored with the school’s annual Ethos Award, which recognizes an alumnus who serves as a role model to students by demonstrating character, service, and excellence in the field of Communication. The same year, Keith was awarded the University’s annual Young Alumni Medallion, given to an alumnus who’d graduated within ten years, excelled in his or her professional endeavors, and demonstrated ongoing service to the community and the University.
Keith has been recognized with five Edward R. Murrow Awards and 13 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Anchor in 2021.
An active member of the community, Keith volunteers on the Board of Directors for nonprofits Main Line Deputy Dog, the Philadelphia Fireman’s Museum, and Turning Points for Children. He is also an active volunteer with the American Red Cross of Eastern Pennsylvania and Villanova’s Office of Disability Services.
In his free time Keith enjoys playing both the guitar and piano and has even recorded original music.
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NBC10’s Keith Jones takes a look at factors causing a weakening economy and high inflation, and how it’s hitting Americans in their pocketbooks.
Villanova alumnus and NBC10 anchor Keith Jones counts departing Villanova coach Jay Wright as a mentor. Jones, who spent time with the basketball team while in college, remembers Wright’s Hall of Fame legacy and their personal connection.
Ahead of what could be a busy holiday travel weekend for Easter and the start of Passover, the CDC extended its masking requirements for public transportation. NBC10’s Keith Jones explains.
The cost of fuel has driven inflation to a record 41 year high: which has prompted the Biden Administration and the White House to announce plans to bring down inflation ahead of the busy summer travel and allow the sale of higher-ethanol gas. NBC10’s Keith Jones analyzes the magnitude of this impact and increase in prices.
NBC10 reporter and Villanova University alumnus Keith Jones is in New Orleans with photojournalist Dan Lee to capture the sights and sounds of Nova in another NCAA Final Four.
Delivery workers at UPS are gearing up for a package-heavy holiday season. NBC10’s Keith Jones has the details.
NBC10 reporter Keith Jones was not a sushi lover before he left to cover the Tokyo Olympics, but he gave it a try while covering the Games. Here’s what he learned.
With the men’s and women’s basketball finals happening at the Tokyo Olympics, NBC10’s Keith Jones looks around the Japanese capital to find basketball and the NBA is growing quickly.
Maddie Musselman grew up rooting for the Eagles and her father, who was a professional baseball pitcher. NBC10’s Keith Jones caught up with her in Toyko.
Vaccine expansions are happening throughout the region today, and a new SEPTA survey will open your eyes about the ailing transit system. This is The Lineup for Monday, April 5, 2021.