Sam Bauman

Sam Bauman

Anchor/Reporter

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

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

  Effingham Co. Day at the Ga. State Capitol

  Hands on education at Honey Ridge Plantation

  Effingham Co. officials meet with GDOT in Atlanta

  Savannah Tech Culinary students baking up sweets for your sweet

  Former Springfield furniture store getting new life

  Mosaic Retail Center gets the green but no Costco in current plans

  Pooler “Mosaic Retail Center” development project in hands of City Council

  Hinesville family scammed out of rental home

  “Pooler Promenade” developers taking City of Pooler to court

  Springfield development project catches neighborhood by surprise

  Renovations continue at Tom Triplett Park

  Students make wave of information for Gray’s Reef Expo

  Two new developments coming to Pooler

  Cold weather heating safety tips

  Volunteers honor MLK Day with day of service

  Anonymous donor pays off Effingham Co. Middle School lunch debt

  New life coming back to the former Blocker’s building

  ECCA prepares students for work after high school

  New Effingham Co Chamber of Commerce CEO gets to work

  Effingham Co. church celebrates National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

  Former Effingham Co. student remembered after tragic death at construction site

  5-year-old honored at Coffee with a Cop in Savannah