ORLANDO, Fla. -

WKMG Local 6 has named Lisa Bell as the Local 6 evening news co-anchor.

"I am pleased to announce that we have promoted Lisa Bell to be our new evening anchor at WKMG Local 6,” said WKMG Local 6 Vice President and General Manager Skip Valet.  “Lisa joined Local 6 two years ago and distinguished herself as a great reporter, excellent anchor, and wonderful team member. She will now anchor the afternoon and 11 p.m. newscasts along with co-anchor Matt Austin."

“Lisa has spent the past two years uncovering major stories as a reporter,” commented Local 6 News Director Steve Hyvonen. “She’s one of the smartest journalists I know.  In addition to being a top reporter, Lisa is a terrific person and absolutely shines on the anchor desk.”

You can watch Lisa Bell, alongside Matt Austin, weeknights at 5, 6 and 11 p.m. on Local 6.