Kim Allen is the News Director at WTVY. Kim moves into news after nearly 13 years as the Sports Director at WTVY and WDHN. During his time in sports, Kim won multiple AP Awards for covering sports in the Wiregrass.
Kim grew up in Ohio, and attended Ohio University in Athens, where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism. After two quick stops in Ohio and Florida, Kim came to Dothan, where he's lived since 2000.
When he's not at work, Kim enjoys spending time with his wife Karen, their daughter Emma and their amazing dog Sadie. Kim also enjoys reading, getting to the Outer Banks of North Carolina whenever possible, and spending time with friends.
Kim is always looking for to tell stories that effect your hometown. If you have a story idea, or just want to say hello, contact Kim at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Just The Facts|
|Birthday? December 20th||Hometown? Tipp City, OH|
|Alma Mater? Ohio University||Number of kids? 1|
|Number of siblings? 0||Number of pets (and names)? 1 dog - Sadie|
|When did you join WTVY? July, 2011||What's the word that best describes WTVY? Excellence|
|What's the best thing in the Wiregrass?||What scares you? Missing Deadlines|
|What are your hobbies? Reading, jogging, playing with my daughter||If you could only watch one TV program, what would it be? College Gameday|
|Who is your favorite actor/actress? Daniel Day Lewis/Allison Janney||What is your favorite movie? A Few Good Men|
|What movie do you never want to see again? 27 Dresses||What toys did you play with as a child? Star Wars Toys|
|As a child, what did you want to be? Writer||Do you embrace technology or run away from it? Grudgingly Embrace|
|Do you text message? I will now.||What/who's on your iPod? Don’t own one.|
|What or who was your last Google? Probably something Alabama or Auburn related.||Do you have any hidden talents? Cooking|
|What's your guilty pleasure? TV show Supernatural||Dream Vacation? Outer Banks, NC with friends|