Ryan Houston joined 9 On Your Side from WAPT in Jackson, Mississippi, where he was the 6 and 10 p.m. weekday news anchor for two years. Prior to WAPT, Houston worked at WRDW in Augusta, Georgia, as the weekend anchor and political reporter.
As a city and government watchdog specialist, he won Associated Press awards for his investigations and anchoring. He also reported for the morning news show and handled several editorial responsibilities at WALB in Albany, Georgia.
Houston is an Arkansas native and the oldest of four brothers. He graduated from the University of Central Arkansas. When he’s not on television, Houston dedicates his spare time to volunteerism, working with various agencies and churches.
You can watch Ryan Houston on WCPO 9 On Your Side at Noon and at 4pm on the Now Cincinnati Monday through Friday.
The charity he’s raising money for is Building Blocks For Kids. They help create, healthier and more independent lives for kids with different disabilities.