Lindy Thackston Biography
Lindy Thackston is an American reporter/anchor covering morning news weekdays from 4 to 7 a.m at Fox59.
Lindy Thackston Age
Thackston was born in Frankfort, Indiana. She has not yet disclosed her year/date of birth.
Lindy Thackston Height
Thackston’s body measurements are still under review.
Lindy Thackston Family
Thackston has one brother but has not disclosed more about her family.
Lindy Thackston Husband
Thackston has been married to her husband Christian Hogue since January 2014. Her husband worked as a crew member for various IndyCar teams including Ed Carpenter Racing. They have one son together.
Lindy Thackston Education
Thackston attended Frankfort High School and later moved to Frankfort Christian Heritage School. She graduated from Purdue University with a degree in broadcast journalism in 2002.
Lindy Thackston Career
Over the course of her career, she has worked as a trackside and pit lane reporter for Versus coverage of the IndyCar Series, as well as college football, and for numerous television stations. Thackston has been co-anchoring Fox59’s morning newscast with Scott Jones since October 2016.
In October 2007, she hosted a program on HDNet called Quest for the Cup about the US sailing cup competition. The American Le Mans Series asked Thackston if she wanted to be a pit lane reporter for the 2008 season, and she agreed. In March 2009, she moved to Orlando, Florida, to work for Versus as a pit lane reporter for the channel’s coverage of the IndyCar Series.
Thackston worked as a college football sideline reporter for Versus and was an occasional host for the channel’s IndyCar Series coverage. During the men’s football and basketball seasons, she acted as a stand-in host for Versus’ show The Daily Buzz and hosted a weekly analysis program for the Big East Conference’s website. She moved to Indianapolis for the start of the 2011 IndyCar Series, which meant she could no longer work for Versus on college football.
She is has been covering the morning news on Fox59 since October 2013. Also, she was made co-anchor alongside Scott Jones on October 10, 2016, replacing Kristin Kane.
Lindy Thackston Net Worth
Thackston’s net worth ranges between $1 million to $5 million.