Alyse Zwick

Alyse Zwick joined the Local 3 News in November of 2021, and serves as the Morning Anchor for Local 3 News Early Today.

She is a first-generation Slovak-American and grew up in Powder Springs, Georgia. She made her way to New York City during college to pursue her dreams of performing arts and graduated from the City University of New York: School of Professional Studies. In New York, she found her love for covering news, sports, and entertainment.

She is a two-time Emmy-nominated reporter formerly at Spectrum News NY1 and Fox 5 New York.

Prior to joining the Local 3 News team, she was a backstage correspondent for Friday Night SmackDown on Fox with the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and the host of This Week In WWE.

She was the host of the XFL’s Inaugural season in 2020 and played a News Anchor in Seth Rogen’s feature film, An American Pickle, on HBO Max.

From 2015-2019 she served as the Arena Host with the National Hockey League’s New York Islanders and was a dancer with the NFL's New York Jets Flight Crew Cheerleaders.

Prior to her news career, she won the title of Miss New York 2009 for the Miss America Organization. At the 2010 Miss America Pageant, Alyse was the preliminary winner of the Lifestyle and Fitness Award, also known as the swimsuit competition.

She is well known for her advocacy work in the war veteran’s community, inspired by her grandfather, a decorated WWII Army Veteran.

Alyse absolutely adores the history and beauty Chattanooga has to offer. In her spare time, she loves listening to live music, eating at great Chattanooga restaurants, and enjoying hikes around the area with her husband and their dog, Batman. They were married in August of 2021 on Snooper’s Rock in Prentice Cooper State Park.

She looks forward to telling stories of the Tennessee Valley and being surrounded with Southern hospitality.

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