Evie B. Allen joined the WSIL News team in 2009 as an intern. Now, she helps viewers start their day as anchor of News 3 This Morning.
Evie is a proud southern Illinoisan, born and raised in Marion. She graduated from Marion High School in 1998, from John A. Logan College in 2008, and from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 2010.
At SIUC, Evie majored in Radio-Television and fell in love with Broadcast News. She anchored and reported for the university station and won the Radio-Television Outstanding Student Award for News in 2010.
In her free time, Evie is very involved with her church as a licensed minister and praise and worship leader. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching movies, singing, and working out.