Madeleine Hackett

WRGX Anchor/ Producer/ Reporter

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Madeleine Hackett joined WTVY/WRGX in January, 2015 as a daily reporter. A Scranton, Pennsylvania native, Madeleine attended Boston University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism with a concentration in Sociology.

While at Boston University, she played Division 1 Field Hockey and served as the team captain for the Terriers. She also contributed to BUTV10, her campus television station as a reporter and anchor.

Upon graduating, Madeleine moved to Barcelona, Spain for six months where she learned Spanish and worked aside an international team as a startup company’s content manager.

Madeleine knew at a young age that keeping the public informed was the best career choice for her. She is passionate about advocating for positive change and building relationships with community members in Southeast Alabama and Southwest Georgia.

In her free time, Madeleine enjoys practicing yoga, traveling, and spending time with her 3 sisters.

Madeleine is thrilled to be in the Wiregrass area an. If you have a story idea for her or any questions, do not hesitate to email her at
You can also follow her on twitter @madeleinehack

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Sports Headlines

Posted: 06/28/2017 - Tim Tebow has a habit of making a big splash in his debuts, and the newest St. Lucie Met delivered again Wednesday.

Posted: 06/28/2017 - A native of Troy, Ala., Hartley was a two-time All-Sun Belt selection, including earning first team honors this past season.

Posted: 06/28/2017 - The Gators scored four runs in the eighth inning to pull away and now, for the first time in the program's 103-year history, the championship trophy will be with the team when it travels back to Gainesville.

Posted: 06/27/2017 - The fathers of an LSU starting pitcher and the LSU strength coach helped save the life of an 87-year-old man after he fell unconscious and was unresponsive in the stands Monday night.

Posted: 06/26/2017 - Eastgate Park is helping kids and adults sharpen their aim with an archery camp over the summer.