Darcie Loreno is a Digital Content Producer at Fox 8 News in Cleveland.

She started her career in print journalism, reporting at a newspaper in Erie, Pa., before moving to Ohio and working at publications in Ashland and Warren, where she earned several awards for breaking news and investigative journalism.

She entered the world of TV News as an online news manager at WKBN in Youngstown, making its website Murrow-award winning and No. 1 in the region.

In 2012, she joined Fox 8 News as an associate producer and was soon promoted to producer, where she produced every newscast at the station at the time. In 2014, she became digital content producer.

Darcie studied English, journalism and psychology at Gannon University in Erie and graduated in 2003.

Awards: Nominated for 2013 Emmy award, best continuing coverage. 2012 Edward R. Murrow regional award, best broadcast affiliated website. 2012 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, second place for best website. 2011 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, second place for best website. 2010 Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters award, first place for best website. 2009 Associated Press Society of Ohio award, second place for best investigative reporting. 2009 AP award, third place for best breaking news.

Darcie has spent years volunteering in animal rescue, and currently serves on the board for the Friends of the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter.

Recent Articles
  • ‘These gals take the cake!’ Bride’s and groom’s four grandmothers were flower girls at wedding

    TENNESSEE — A Tennessee couple went outside of the box when searching for a flower girl for their wedding last month. Huffington Post reports Lyndsey and Tanner Raby chose their four grandmothers and great-grandmothers. “I knew as soon as I was engaged, I wanted to involve my grandmothers,” Lyndsey told the Huffington Post. “I felt so blessed to have them all here, so I wanted them to be involved, too.” The “flower girls” included: Lyndsey’s 90-year-old great-grandmother, Kathleen Brown; 76-year-old […]

  • Johnson & Johnson recalls lot of baby powder due to asbestos

    Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. has voluntarily recalled a single lot of Johnson’s Baby Powder in response to an FDA test that indicated the presence of asbestos in a bottle purchased from an online retailer. According to a press release, the recall was made “out of an abundance of caution.” The release states: “Despite the low levels reported and in full cooperation and collaboration with the FDA, JJCI is initiating this voluntary recall of Lot #22318RB of Johnson’s Baby Powder, […]

  • Wife fighting dementia dresses up for husband on 72nd anniversary — his reaction is priceless!

    BURLINGTON, Colo. — Leonard and Shirley Matties have one of the longest love stories around. On Oct. 11, they celebrated their 72nd anniversary where they live at Grace Manor Care Center in Colorado. WTHR reports that they’ve lived there since 2007, when they moved from a farm that was in their family for a century. Shirley has dementia, but she hasn’t forgotten her husband. And with help from Grace Manor Care Center staff, she dressed up for him on their […]

  • Photo Gallery: Share your photos for Global Cat Day!

    Wednesday was Global Cat Day. Thanks for sharing the photos of your adorable cats!  

  • Blue Bell ‘Christmas Cookies’ ice cream now available in stores

    Blue Bell Ice Cream’s Christmas-inspired flavor is available in stores starting Thursday. It’s called Christmas Cookies and is described as: “All of Santa’s favorite cookies in one bowl! Christmas Cookies is a combination of your favorite holiday cookies – chocolate chip, snickerdoodle and sugar – in a tasty sugar cookie ice cream w/red sprinkles and a green icing swirl throughout.” All of Santa’s favorite cookies in one bowl! Christmas Cookies is a combination of your favorite holiday cookies – chocolate […]

  • Mom’s viral Facebook post encourages blue Trick-or-Treat buckets for autism awareness

    A mother’s Facebook post explaining the importance behind blue Halloween buckets is going viral. Omairis Taylor said in her post that her three-year-old son has autism and is nonverbal. During Halloween last year, she said homes would wait for her son to say ‘trick or treat’ in order to get a piece of candy. “And there I go explaining the situation for the next five blocks,” she said. “This year, we will be trying the BLUE BUCKET to signify he […]

  • Wheel of Fortune contestant gives hilarious introduction about ‘loveless marriage’, ‘rotten grandson’

    Could it be the best “Wheel of Fortune” introduction of all time? Blair Davis appeared on Monday night’s episode of the game show. He was introduced as a trucking business owner, and then he gave his own description of himself. “I’ve been trapped in a loveless marriage for the last 12 years to an old battle-ax named Kim. She cursed my life with three step-children named Star, RJ, and Ryan, and I have one rotten grandson,” he said. Check it […]

  • USGS: 2.6 magnitude earthquake reported near Madison, Ohio

    MADISON, Ohio — The United States Geological Survey recorded a 2.6 magnitude earthquake near Madison early Tuesday morning. The earthquake happened at about 1:25 a.m. and had a depth of about 5 kilometers. No injuries or major damage have been reported. Fox 8 viewer Jennifer Watts, who lives in South Madison, said her security camera caught the sound of the earthquake on video.  Check that out in the video player included in this story. For more, click here. 

  • Seen on TV: 10/15/19

    Here are the web links for Tuesday, October 15,  2019: Click here for more on Todd Meany’s Real Men Wear Pink fundraiser Click here for casting call information Click here for more on Sit Means Sit dog training Click here for more on the Fetal Heart Foundation Click here for Robs10KFriends on Instagram Click here for more on how to rent a night in the Goodyear Blimp Click here for more on the 12 Dogs of Christmas Tapping Party Click here for more on the Making Strides […]

  • Cleveland police officer arrested on charge of domestic violence

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Cleveland patrol officer was arrested Friday by Lakewood Police Department on a charge of domestic violence. According to a release from the city of Cleveland, Stevie Green, Jr. was relieved from duty and will remain suspended without pay pending the adjudication of his criminal charges. According to Lakewood police, a female went to the front counter of the Lakewood Police Department Oct. 11, indicating she was involved in a physical confrontation with her boyfriend. The female […]

  • Fox 8 Recipe Box: Pumpkin Dream Dessert

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — With fall comes all things pumpkin. Lee Ann Miller shared her take on a pumpkin dessert that’s incredibly easy to make! Annalisa’s Pumpkin Dream Dessert 1 can (15 oz.) pumpkin 1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk ¾ cup raw sugar 3 eggs 4 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice ½ teaspoon real vanilla 1 regular size package yellow cake mix ¾ cup butter, melted 1 to 2 cups walnuts, coarsely chopped walnuts (optional) Real whipped cream With an electric […]

  • Missing: Steven Arrington

    FOX 8 and Amanda Berry are working together to find the missing. Steven Arrington, 31, was last seen July 12 in Cleveland. He was wearing jeans and a black T-shirt. He is 5’3″ tall and weighs about 140 pounds. Anyone with information is asked to call Cleveland detectives at 216-623-3138. Other missing cases here.

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