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Donna deegan

Donna Deegan is currently an author, breast cancer awareness advocate, and weekday television anchor, alongside Jeff Marcu and Shannon Ogden, on First Coast News at WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Deegan co-anchors the weeknight 5:30 and 11 p.m. newscasts of First Coast News. Donna was raised on the southside of Jacksonville and graduated from Bishop Kenny High School in 1979. She holds a BS '84 in Communications from Florida State University. She is the niece of former Jacksonville mayor Tommy Hazouri. Donna started her career in 1984 as the morning anchor for WTXL in Tallahassee. In 1985, she became the West Palm Bureau Chief for WTVX in Fort Pierce. She then became the morning and noon anchor for WPEC in West Palm Beach where she remained until August 1988. Donna then took the opportunity to return to her native Jacksonville and became the anchor of the weekend broadcasts on WTLV. In 1992, she became anchor of the 5:30 and 11 p.m. newscasts on WTLV. She is a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church in Jacksonville Beach. She has two children, Danielle and Drew, from a previous marriage to First Coast News Sports Director, Dan Hicken.

Personal details

Date of birth
Place of birth
Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America
United States of America
White American
Places lived
Jacksonville , Florida
pop. 842,583 (2013)




1. Bishop Kenny High School High school

Bishop Kenny High School (commonly referred to as Bishop Kenny or BKHS) is a private, college-preparatory, coeducational Catholic high school in Jacksonville, Florida. It is located in and administered by the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine. The founder Archbishop Joseph Patrick Hurley established the school in 1952, following the merger of three previous Catholic high schools in the Jacksonville area. Bishop Kenny High School was renamed in honor of William John Kenny, the third bishop of the Diocese of St. Augustine.

Type Mixed-sex education
Institution colors
1055 Kingman Avenue, 32207 - Jacksonville, Florida
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Notable alumni by gender

People attended Bishop Kenny High School connected by profession and/or age

b. 1937., Inventor
b. 1952., Southern rock Artist
b. 1980., Fashion Model
b. 1952., Southern rock Artist
b. 1940.

2. Florida State University Colleges/University

The Florida State University (commonly referred to as Florida State or FSU) is a space-grant and sea-grant public university located in Tallahassee, Florida, United States. It is a comprehensive doctoral research university with medical programs and significant research activity as determined by the Carnegie Foundation. The university comprises 15 separate colleges and 39 centers, facilities, labs and institutes that offer more than 300 programs of study, including professional programs. Florida State was officially established in 1851 and is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in the state of Florida. Florida State University was declared in 2010 to be a "Budget Ivy" university by the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College. In 1935 Florida State University was awarded the first chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in Florida and is among the ten percent of American universities to have earned a chapter of the national academic honor society.

Type Public university
2013. 415 mil. $
2010. 370 mil. $
Institution colors
600 West College Avenue, 32306 - Tallahassee, Florida
2013. 32,276
2012. 32,171
2010. 31,418
2009. 30,803
2013. 8,034
2012. 8,524
2010. 8,998
Acceptance rate
2013. 56.8 %
2012. 53.7 %
2010. 58.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 4.92 K $
2011. 5.83 K $
2010. 5.24 K $
2009. 4.57 K $
2008. 3.99 K $
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Florida State University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1957., Journalist
b. 1979., Journalist
b. 1970., Journalist
b. 1968., Journalist
b. 1963., Politician
b. 1956., Judge
b. 1960., Politician


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