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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
  • Brownsburg residents say neighbor alerted them to fire involving 4 homes

    BROWNSBURG, Ind – Residents in the Williamsburg Village subdivision say a fast-spreading fire could have turned out much worse if not for the quick reaction of one of their neighbors. Melba Montgomery says she was starting her drive to work at Maplehurst Bakery just after 6:00a.m. Monday when she saw heavy smoke coming from a home on James Blair Drive.  She says she called 911 and then jumped out of her car. “While I was on the phone with the […]

  • 116 animals die at IU School of Medicine as a result of staff negligence, watchdog group says

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– A national watchdog group says at least 116 animals were killed and others were injured at the Indiana University School of Medicine. The group says the animals were found starved, dehydrated, drowned or suffocated because of staff negligence.  One report states three dead rats were found in dirty, wet or flooded cages, despite a room checklist that had been signed off on.  Another report indicates nearly 30 rats drowned in flooded cages due to valve malfunctions.  Another report […]

  • Woman walking to work hit by car, good Samaritans stop driver from fleeing scene

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police are praising the quick actions of several witnesses who chased down a suspected hit-and-run driver on the east side of Indianapolis Monday morning. Jessica Parks, 27, was badly injured when witnesses say she was hit by a car while crossing 38th Street to go to work at Fervent Prayer Church.  Church officials say Parks is a caregiver in the church’s preschool.  They say Parks sustained serious injuries to her legs and lower body, but […]

  • Police ask public to return money after Brinks truck dumps cash on I-70

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Indiana State Police are asking anyone who found loose money on I-70 Wednesday money to return it. A chaotic scene unfolded around 9:00am on westbound I-70, near Holt Road, when the back security door on a Brinks truck came open. “Bags of money were falling out of the back onto the interstate,” said ISP Corporal Brock McCooe.  “Sort of something out of a movie scene, where you have bills, loose bills flying all over the interstate, vehicles stopping, […]

  • Fundraisers continue to help family of fallen Deputy Jacob Pickett

    BOONE COUNTY, Ind.– One month after Boone County Sheriff’s Deputy Jacob Pickett was killed in the line of duty, Hoosiers continue to rally in support of the his family. Lil Bow Peeps is an Etsy shop that designs and sells bows.  Their “bows of the month” for April are now on sale, and all proceeds from any sales this month will go to support Deputy Pickett’s wife Jennifer and her two boys. “It’s a craft hobby for me so it’s […]

  • Woman charged $350 after posting negative review of Indiana hotel

    NASHVILLE, Ind. – A Brown County hotel is in some hot water after a woman says she was charged $350 for writing a negative review after her stay last year. Now, the Indiana Attorney General’s Office is suing the business, claiming that Abbey Inn deceived guests by not making patrons aware of a policy. Katrina Arthur told us that the hotel smelled like sewage and the room was gross during her March 2016 stay. “The beds, the linen and everything […]

  • Teen charged in murder of Dr. Kevin Rodgers makes first court appearance

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – An 18-year-old accused of murdering a well-known Indianapolis doctor made his first appearance before a judge Monday morning. Ka’ron Bickham-Hurst was arrested last Friday in connection to the murder of Dr. Kevin Rodgers. Rodgers was found shot to death inside his northwest side home last month. Bickham-Hurst faces charges that include felony murder and burglary in connection with Dr. Rodgers’ death. He also faces a burglary charge and four counts of theft related to several other cases. Police […]

  • SWAT standoff ends peacefully in Beech Grove

    BEECH GROVE, Ind. – Police say a wanted man is behind bars after a two-hour standoff in Beech Grove Tuesday morning. According to Beech Grove police, officers responded to a disturbance at a home on East Bellefontaine involving Shawn Yockey, 32, who was wanted on a parole violation in connection with a previous robbery. The call about the disturbance came in around 8:10 a.m. The situation was resolved by about 10:30 a.m., police said. Yockey lives with his mother, who […]

  • Lucas Oil Stadium roof once again closed after staying open from Sunday’s game

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After being stuck open Sunday night and most of Monday morning, the west half of the roof at Lucas Oil Stadium is closed once again. The stadium’s executive director, Barney Levengood said a sensor on the western half of the roof had gone off, preventing that side of the roof from closing after Sunday’s Colts game against the Tennessee Titans.  With no rain in the forecast, Levengood said the decision was made to wait until daylight Monday […]

  • Teen dead, another injured in shooting on northeast side of Indianapolis

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police are investigating after two teens were shot, one of which was killed, on the city’s northeast side. IMPD received a call about a disturbance with shots fired at the Villages at Mill Crossing Apartments near 39th Street and Sherman Drive, just before 11:00 a.m. Wednesday. “Upon officers arrival, they spoke to witnesses who gave a description of a vehicle that had fled the scene,” said IMPD Officer Genae Cook. Police found that car a […]