Curt Autry

Curt Autry


Curt Autry is the anchor for NBC12 News at 4, 5, 6 and 11 p.m.

Autry is a 14-time Emmy winner, a nationally published author, a well known animal advocate and served three terms as regional Vice President of the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. He has been a fixture on Richmond television for more than 20 years. Curt started his broadcasting career in Dallas, Texas and has also anchored newscasts in Oklahoma City and Raleigh.

He is a married, father of three and just recently - a grand dad.


  • 14 Emmy awards
  • Several National Literary awards
  • Numerous AP and UPI awards
  • Style Weekly: Voted Best Local News Anchor five years in a row, (2014-2018)
  • Richmond Times Dispatch: Voted Best Local News Anchor/TV Personality 3 years in a row (2016-2018)
  • Richmond Magazine: Numerous Reader’s Choice Awards, including Best person to run for Mayor - but never will, Local TV Personality who does most for the community, Richmonder you’d like to eat dinner with, Local TV Anchor who could go toe to toe with Charlie Rose, and most Indispensible Social Media Account.


  • University of Oklahoma

Recent Articles by Curt

  Woman gets life-long dream of mole removal granted ahead for Christmas

  FDA approves first pill to treat peanut allergies

  Loved to death: Is euthanizing pets to be buried with dead owners OK?

  Freedom Hunt helps blind veteran overcome hardships

  Richmond grandmother unhappy with match-making service

  Teen bullied over ears gets plastic surgery

WATCH: Celebrating Sabrina Squire's 40 years in broadcasting

Yoga class goes naked to seek spiritual enlightenment

Secret Samaritan: Elderly woman has new home after devastating fire

Secret Samaritan: Help for woman in moldy house

In search of granny's pie: Dozens write to woman on quest for recipe

Secret Samaritan: Veteran needs a special bed

Secret Samaritan: Woman gets her smile back

Do-it-yourself projects not meant for the face

Secret Samaritan: Child with autism gets service dog

Trapped in the wrong body: How gender reassignment surgery helped a Richmond couple

Woman gives lecture about dangers of drunk driving

Secret Samaritan gives woman her smile back

Custom-fit condom company offers 60 different sizes

Secret Samaritan: Woman gets major plumbing overhaul

New island appears in the Outer Banks

Most Wanted Wednesday: Kenneth Willoughby

Nationals' fan obituary goes viral

SPECIAL REPORT: Should boys get the HPV vaccine?

SPECIAL REPORT: Dangerous bacterial disease causes major concern with pet owners

Krispy Kreme buys Panera for $7.5 billion

New hope for woman who says sex is too painful

Chesterfield woman wants to know: Are you missing your wedding dress from '96?

Petition claims victory in Radford fraternity goat case

Men roll dead deer into Short Pump Walmart