Meet the Author: John Pruitt


John Pruitt is a 10-time Emmy Award-winning News Anchor/Reporter who retired from his anchor chair at WSB at the end of 2010 after a career spanning 46 years of covering news in Georgia. John Pruitt Career Pruitt continues to work on special projects and political commentaries for WSB, and in 2014, Pruitt marked his 50th year in television journalism. John Pruitt is an American 10-time Emmy Award-winning News Anchor/Reporter currently working for WSB-TV since the year 1994. He visits to promote his book his novel – “Tell it True” – draws upon his real-world experiences covering Georgia in the 1960s. Although it is fiction, the book carried me back to those volatile and transformative years when the state wrestled with civil rights and integration.