Marilyn Parker


Marilyn joined the News4Jax team in February 2020.  

Marilyn’s career as a broadcast journalist started at WALB in Albany, Georgia, where she covered crime, severe weather and was a part of the 2020 Georgia Association of Broadcasters award for her participation in a Civil Rights Special. 

She is a proud graduate of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (Aggie Pride!) with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication. While at A&T, Marilyn interned at WXII-12 News in Winston-Salem and Fox 13 in Tampa.
A native of St. Petersburg and a graduate of Lakewood High School, Marilyn loves supporting her community. 

Marilyn’s hobbies are dancing, shopping, going to the beach, watching movies and spending time with family.  

If you have a story tip or would like to connect with Marilyn, send her an email at or on Facebook at WJXT Marilyn Parker.  


2 days ago

Accused Times Square shooter speaks from Bradford County jail

The man accused of shooting two women and a 4-year-old girl in Times Square over the weekend has seven days to consult with a public defender before he faces extradition to New York to face attempted murder charges against him, a Bradford County judge said Thursday after Farrakhan Muhammad’s first appearance in court.