Jonathan McCall joined the WJZ news team in July 2017 as weekend anchor/reporter.
Before arriving in Charm City, this native Texan worked in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, and Nevada.
In 2013, he was named Best News Anchor, and Best Breaking News Reporter by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
In 2015, he won an Emmy award for his coverage of a deadly crash at Oklahoma State University’s homecoming parade.
Throughout his career, he’s covered some major stories, including the trials of O.J. Simpson, and Dr. Conrad Murray, charged in the death of Michael Jackson.
Before working in television, Jonathan served as a meteorologist in the United States Navy. As a certified forecaster, he was part of the 2004 Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
While in the military, he filed stories for Navy-Marine Corps News, the Pentagon Channel, and anchored a monthly newscast for the City of Norfolk, VA.
When he’s not behind the desk, or in the newsroom, you can find Jonathan hanging out with his son, working out and checking out Baltimore’s great restaurants. He enjoys visiting friends and family and sight-seeing around the Mid-Atlantic.
Officials say 2018 has been the deadliest start to the Maryland boating season in six years.
Fifty years ago this month, the fight for equality took over the street of Baltimore during an uprising that killed six, injured hundreds more and left $12 million in damages.
A deadly weekend in Baltimore ends with three people murdered in two separate killings in less than 15 hours.
Dozens of America’s finest men and women were honored for their sacrifice and dedication after returning home.
More than 24 after a massive fire damaged nearly a dozen home in Hampden–a number of the homeowners are trying to rebuild their lives.
The official kickoff for this year’s Light City is just days away.
Baltimore’s top cop took to the streets in an effort to engage the community, as he calls for more community policing.
This is the first year of the Brilliant Baltimore Community Showcase, and 12 neighborhoods are competing to win more than $2,000 to improve their community.
Police are looking for three people who may be connected to a shooting inside an off-campus apartment near the university on Monday night.
The ACLU of Maryland has reached a settlement in the case against Maryland Governor Larry Hogan for his alleged Facebook censorship.
Some pint-sized pilots are getting ready to take to the skies during Light City in Baltimore.
Fans cheering on the orange and black will be also be carrying plenty of green, which is making a number of businesses around the stadium excited.