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Zach Myers joined the Fox59 News team in 2005. After several years of live reporting for FOX59 Morning News, Zach became the station’s first Weekend Morning News anchor in 2010. In addition to anchoring FOX59 Morning News Weekend, he also reports during the week for FOX59’s 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. newscasts.

Zach is a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington, where he earned his bachelor’s degree from the Ernie Pyle School of Journalism. Before coming to FOX59, he spent seven years at NBC33 in Fort Wayne, where he worked as a producer, reporter and morning news anchor. He is a lifelong Hoosier, a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity and an accomplished drummer.

Zach and his wife, Heather, live in Greenwood with their two children. Heather is an attorney who has an office in Greenwood.

Recent Articles
  • Downtown Indianapolis’ North Split to undergo massive reconstruction project

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Expect some major changes for the I-65/I-70 North Split in downtown Indianapolis, one of the most heavily traveled interchanges in the state. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) revealed details about upcoming work on the interstate. It will include repairs on deteriorating bridges and pavement upgrades in addition to improvements meant to reduce traffic congestion and increase safety. The project will include the I-65/I-70 interchange, south along I-65/I-70 to Washington Street, west along I-65 to Meridian Street […]

  • Body parts found during OWI arrest not likely to result in criminal charges, prosecutor says

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. – An independent pathologist contracted by several Indiana counties had several body parts in the bed of his pickup truck when he was arrested on suspicion of OWI Tuesday night. Brooklyn Police in Morgan County say they pulled over Dr. Elmo Griggs along State Road 67 just after 9:30 Tuesday night after receiving a call from another driver about a vehicle was was swerving on the roadway and trying to pass a semi truck on the right […]

  • Shootout, attempted drug robbery leaves 1 person dead, 2 wounded in Greenwood

    GREENWOOD, Ind. — One person is dead, and two other people wounded, following a shootout and attempted home invasion in Johnson County early Tuesday morning. At approximately 12:30 a.m., Greenwood police responded to a residence in the 300 block of Bridle Court to investigate a report of shots fired. They discovered three people had been shot, one of them fatally. The deceased victim is a male suspect who was attempting what police believe was a drug-related robbery at the home. […]

  • Investigation underway in Boone County after family’s pet tortoise shot to death

    ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – Police are investigating after a family’s pet tortoise was shot and killed last week. According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a call in rural Zionsville on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, where they found the tortoise had been shot. According to the owner, Tasha Chapel, the 65-lb. African sulcata tortoise, Merlin, had gotten loose in the area near Horseshoe Drive and the Rockbridge subdivision on the afternoon of Thursday, Aug. 31. Chapel realized he […]

  • Police issue 63 arrest warrants as part of drug dealing investigation in Johnson County

    FRANKLIN, Ind. – Authorities in Johnson County issued 63 arrest warrants as part of a wide-ranging investigation into drug dealing in the area. “We want to send a message to any drug dealer from anywhere else, stay the hell out of Johnson County,” said Prosecutor Brad Cooper.  “We don’t want you here, if you come here we’re going to arrest you and put you in prison.” Officers from multiple departments served warrants Wednesday, including the Franklin Police Department, Johnson County […]

  • Body of Hoosier soldier killed during attack in Afghanistan returns home with procession

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — A Hoosier hero returned home Tuesday as community members lined the streets to show their support in Columbus. Tuesday’s procession from the Columbus Municipal Airport to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home is the start of memorial events for 23-year-old Army Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter of Columbus. Hunter was one of two American soldiers killed in the Aug. 2 attack on a NATO convoy. Hunter’s father says he was 32 days into his first deployment. Hunter’s body […]

  • IMPD holds flag dedication service for Deputy Chief Waters’ family

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) held a flag dedication ceremony Tuesday for Deputy Chief Jim Waters’ family at his visitation. The Deputy Chief died on July 27 after being seriously injured in a crash on I-70 last Sunday. Fire officials say Waters was traveling eastbound on the interstate when a semi hit his vehicle from behind. They say Waters may have slowed down or came to a stop due to debris in the roadway. Visitation for the officer […]

  • Police investigating possible link between fatal shooting and vehicle fire on north side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indianapolis police are investigating for a possible connection between a fatal shooting and a car fire on the north side. Shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday, police responded to calls of fireworks in the 2100 block of Shelburne Drive, at the Villas at Meridian Hill Apartments. When they arrived, they found a man shot to death in the parking lot. That man has now been identified as a 35-year-old black male, but his name has not been released […]

  • NWS: Tornado touched down Monday in Carroll County, went into Cass County

    CARROLL COUNTY, Ind.– Inspectors with the National Weather Service confirm an EF-0 tornado touched down in Carroll County, then moved eastward into Cass County Monday evening. The tornado, with winds around 75 mph, touched down about two miles north of Deer Creek, or eight miles northeast of Camden. The tornado then continued eastward into Cass County, southwest of Logansport, where it grew into an EF-1 tornado. Stacy Martin, who lives right in the path of the tornado, says she and […]

  • Autopsy unable to determine manner of death for man found dead on near west side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– After an autopsy, officials are still unable to determine if a man found dead on the near west side was the victim of a hit-and-run or a homicide. Marion County Coroner Alfarena Ballew confirmed Monday that Patrick Brewer, 48, died of multiple blunt force traumatic injuries. Police were hoping the autopsy results would help them decide if this is a homicide or traffic-related case. “Our homicide investigators and traffic investigators, who were both on scene, could not make […]