Sam Bauman

Sam Bauman


Savannah, Ga.

Sam Bauman joined WTOC in December of 2019 as the 5:30pm Anchor and multi-media journalist.

The Ohio native joins WTOC from Fort Wayne, IN where he spent nearly three years working at ABC21.

Sam begin his career in journalism in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan at the NBC affiliate TV6.

He graduated from Wheeling Jesuit University with a bachelor’s degree in Communications (Broadcast) in 2013, where he was also a member of the Men’s Soccer team.

He and his wife Blair are excited to explore this beautiful part of the country and for the first time in their lives avoid a Midwest winter.

Recent Articles by Sam

  Gift of masks gives local nurse strength to keep fighting

  Hands-on education at ECCA taking new approach due to COIVD-19

  Pooler Elementary throws parade for students

  Savannah City Council gives daily update on COVID-19 response

Friday Savannah City Council update on COVID-19

  How you can support local businesses despite COVID-19

  SPD celebrates with 5-year-old forced to cancel birthday party due to COVID-19

  COVID-19 fear now leading to drug shortage impacting those who truly need it

  Live Oak Libraries offer online services while they’re closed to public

Savannah Bananas 2020 season going on as planned

  Grand Marshal leads St. Patrick’s Day walk through Savannah

  Savannah/Hilton Head Int’l doing its part to keep passengers safe amidst coronavirus concerns

  Effingham County event not deterred by coronavirus fears

  Pooler businesses impacted by St. Patrick’s Day shuttle service cancelation

  Bloomingdale Mayor explains reasons for voting to approve rezoning of portion of Ottawa Farms

  Savannah Tech CDL Program the highway to success

  Children’s Museum of Pooler prepares for Grand Opening

  Families take in Greening of the Fountain fun at Forsyth Park

  Entire Rincon neighborhood isolated due to railroad crossing closure

  Tourism leaders say coronavirus fear not impacting Savannah St. Patrick’s Day

  City of Pooler urging residents to sign up for alert system

  Fort Howard, Old Augusta Road roundabout complete

Proposal to rezone portion of Ottawa Farms tabled at council meeting

  Chatham County Students celebrate Arbor Day by planting new trees

  Effingham Co. School District seeking to pass $100 million bond referendum

  New Development coming to Pooler Fall 2020

  Mobile food pantry stresses need for help fighting hunger

  Children’s Hospital staff hosts ‘Snow Day’ for patients

Avoiding Valentine’s Day Stress

  WWII Veteran shares her love story ahead of Valentine’s Day