Sydney Cameron is an award-winning journalist who joined the FOX 35 news team in November 2018.
Sydney received a broadcast journalism degree from American University in 2008. After graduation Sydney moved overseas to Auckland, New Zealand where she worked as a volunteer associate producer and editor for a community television series.
Before moving to Orlando, Sydney was a morning anchor and reporter in Johnson City, Tennessee. During her time in the Tri-Cities, she shined a light on the opioid epidemic and the people it impacts. She won a Tennessee Media & Editors Associated Press award for her in-depth coverage about a dangerous illicit drug called fentanyl and its impact on people in the community and law enforcement. She was also recognized as one of the best reporters in the state by The Associated Press.
Sydney also worked as a reporter and anchor in Richmond, Virginia and Columbus, Georgia. She covered regional and national stories including the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and the poisoning of the Toomer’s Corner oak trees at Auburn University.
Sydney loves discovering new places with her husband and young son, reading and writing poetry in her free time. She is a proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Sydney is eager to be a voice for the community and address concerns that matter to you. Please feel free to reach out to her if you have a story idea.
Orange County says the convention center vaccination site is operating under capacity.
Choir members said they chose to record "Lift Every Voice and Sing" because of the pandemic and the social and political climate of the last year.
VCSO plans on welcoming its first cadet class on June 7.
Black Business Orlando is using social media to connect consumers to local Black businesses during the pandemic.
Embrace Families is looking for 100 new mentors with a focus on recruiting African-American men.
Baby Michael was three-months-old when he was admitted to the hospital for "failure to thrive." He was underweight and his organs were operating like that of a 70-year-old person.
Orange County Health Services said it has distributed more than 6.3 million pieces of personal protective equipment to long-term care facilities and government agencies since the beginning of the pandemic.
Minority arts organizations say, right now, minority art groups do not have equal access to grant money.
AdventHealth University said the pandemic sped up its timeline of using immersive technology to teach nursing students critical skills.
Woman in Motion tells the story of how Nichols, was one of the first African-American women featured in a major television series, recruited 8,000 minorities to join NASA’s recruiting program.