Joyce Evans is an African American news anchor and reporter. She anchors WTXF's Fox 29 News at 6 and 10 P.M on weekend. She joined the station in 1996 as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter.
Evans began her journalism career at WSET in Lynchburg, Virginia and later was a weekend anchor and public affairs program host in Miami, Florida at WCIX. She moved to Philadelphia and for ten years worked at KYW-TV as a reporter, fill-in anchor and host of The Saturday Tribune.
Evans is a graduate of Florida A&M University and is a Distinguished Alumna. She is a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the National Association of Black Journalists. She is a native of Baltimore, Maryland and resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
On October 6, 2013, Evans posted a controversial tweet comparing a mass shooting to popular TV Drama Breaking Bad. She refused to apologize or delete the tweet. https://twitter.com/JoyceEvansFox29/status/387018681433083905