Heather Hyatt was raised over the mountain in Haywood County. She attended Western Carolina University where she studied Print Media and Film. After her time at WCU, she was a Photojournalist in the United States Navy and the United States Navy Reserves. Her published work has appeared in national newspapers and magazines.
Heather is a Jammer and Blocker in the Southeastern roller derby scene. When she’s not rolling on 8 wheels, she announces roller derby for various teams and is a photographer specializing in retro pin up styles. Heather is also a trivia buff, horror movie junkie, avid outdoorswoman and loves baking! She also enjoys taking the stage performing stand up comedy and acting in local community theater. She collects vintage cameras. Her favorite bands are Hank III, Cracker, and Joy Division. She also has a special love for classic country music.
As the “Honky Tonk Honey”, she hosts an all classic country show, Honky Tonk 54, on Saturday Nights from 6-10pm on WRGC Radio in addition to her afternoon music show.
Heather is a consummate professional with a passion for delivering community news!