Storme Jones is an Emmy Award-winning journalist covering the Oklahoma State Capitol for News 9 and News On 6. He joined Griffin Communications in May of 2019.
A native of Yukon, Oklahoma, Storme graduated from the University of Oklahoma’s Gaylord College with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and minors in political science and international studies.
He has traveled the country covering Oklahomans from the state’s National Guard on the ground at a presidential inauguration, to immigration surges along the U.S./Mexico border, and the Oklahoma standard in action following Hurricane Michael in 2018 and Hurricane Ida in 2021.
Storme’s on-the-ground coverage of civil unrest in downtown Oklahoma City in 2020 helped propel News 9 to a Heartland Emmy Award.
His coverage of people with intellectual disabilities and environmental issues earned state and national recognition during his time at KGOU Radio, with awards from the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, The Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters and the Oklahoma/Arkansas Associated Press.
Storme enjoys spending time at his family farm in Northeast Oklahoma and attending OU football games with his three brothers. He is an Aussiedoodle dad to Henry.
From covering the statehouse, to wheat harvests and severe weather, Storme believes in the strength and resilience of Oklahomans and is proud to tell their stories daily.
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