Candyce Clifft was born in Virginia but grew up in Bolivar, Tennessee, a small town near Memphis. She started pretending to be a newscaster when she was in elementary school, so her childhood friends can attest to her decades of experience in journalism.

Candyce earned a bachelor's degree in English and journalism from Tennessee Technological University. She has a master's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.

Candyce joined the WDRB News team as a reporter in 1997. She became co-host of WDRB in the Morning in 2003. Candyce was married in 1997; she and her husband have three children.

In her spare time, Candyce enjoys reading, cycling, and keeping up with sports of all kinds.

You can reach Candyce at or (502) 585-0815.

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