Frances Weller is the lead anchorwoman for Wilmington’s WECT-TV6. She is a native of Wilmington and a 1981 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she majored in speech communication. Weller began her television career in 1982 with WECT.
You may see Weller sponsoring Pink Pack to help raise awareness about breast cancer and the importance of breast self-exams.
Weller is unmarried. She has a twin sister, Margaret, who also lives in Wilmington and is president of CEO of the nonprofit Coastal Horizons Center Inc. Margaret was married to the late Willie Stargell, a former Pittsburgh Pirate baseball player and member of National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Date posted: February 19, 2009