Carolyn Callahan, Tom Round set for WABI-TV departure next week

Carolyn Callahan, a longtime reporter and anchor for WABI-TV, channel 5 in Bangor, announced on her Twitter account that she and her fiance, videographer Tom Round, will be leaving the Bangor affiliate the week of Friday, Nov. 22. The couple will assume new positions as anchor-reporter and videographer at the NBC affiliate in Columbia, South Carolina, WISTV-10.

Callahan is a Massachusetts native and a broadcast journalism graduate of the University of South Carolina. She has been a reporter and anchor with WABI-TV since June 2010. Prior to that, she spent two years at WVII-TV, channel 7. Her fiance, Tom Round, is assistant chief videographer at WABI, and has worked in TV news for more than ten years. Their exact departure date is not yet known; check back here for updates later today.

Emily Burnham

About Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native, a University of Maine graduate, a proud Bangorian and an arts and lifestyle writer for the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food, from media and the Internet to theater and dance. In her quest for stories, she's seen countless concerts and plays, been lobster fishing, interviewed celebrities, taken belly dancing classes, hung out with water buffalo and played in a ukulele orchestra, to name just a few. She's interested in everything -- especially if it happens in Maine. She welcomes any and all feedback or suggestions for stories.