Quentin Smith

Quentin Smith


Jackson, MS

Quentin Smith is from Tupelo, Mississippi. He’s graduate of Mississippi State University. #HAILSTATE After getting his undergraduate degree at MSU, Quentin took a trip up to Northeast Ohio and enrolled in grad school at Kent State University #GOFLASHES

Being a news reporter has always been his life-long dream. Quentin’s dad was a news reporter so he naturally followed in his dad’s footsteps. Quentin began his career working as a news reporter/anchor at WCBI News in Columbus, Mississippi. After spending five years in his hometown market, he then made his way down to the Capital City to join WLBT.

Quentin is an award-wining journalist who has a passion for storytelling.

In his spare time, Quentin enjoys hanging out with his friends, playing basketball, and watching his favorite sports teams. He loves meeting new people, so if you ever see him around, don’t be afraid to speak.

Have a story idea for him? Feel free to send him an email at quentin.smith@gray.tv Also, don’t forget to follow him on Twitter!

Recent Articles by Quentin

  Hinds Co. coroner identifies driver of U-Haul truck that crashed into Archer Ave. home

  FEMA reimbursing funeral costs for families who’ve lost loved ones due to COVID

South African COVID variant found in Mississippi; could impact effectiveness of vaccine

Vaccines now open to all Mississippians

  Black History Month: The Tougaloo Nine try integrating local library through read-in

Mississippi National Guardsmen return home after successful mission in nation’s capital

  Mississippi Veterans rolling up their sleeves to get vaccinated

Cars blocking traffic on I-55 goes viral, one arrest made by JPD

‘You can’t escape the danger’: Brother and pregnant sister shot and killed in Mississippi triple homicide

  Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine expected to be shipped to healthcare facilities in the state this week

  Remembering the life and legacy of the late Governor William Winter

Warren Co. officials search on land and water for two missing duck hunters after their boat was found overturned

Some not able to spend the holidays with loved ones inside nursing homes

  Safety tips while doing your holiday shopping

  State legislators disagree on need for statewide mask mandate

  Mississippi lawmakers weigh in on state’s response to COVID-19

  ‘I just felt this immense wave of relief;’ Some Mississippians relieved, others concerned with outcome of presidential election

  Miss. voters could change the way state leaders are elected on November 3rd

  Ole Miss students and parents upset with the way classes are being taught

  Brandon company creates face-shields for NFL teams