Hawley comes from WLTV-WJXX, Gannett’s Jacksonville ABC/NBC duopoly branded as “First Coast News.”
Former KATV anchor and current “First Coast News” anchor/reporter, Heather Crawford, posted a welcome to Hawley on the KATV facebook page saying, “Hi Arkansas friends! I miss y’all! You are going to love the newest edition to the KATV family. Erin Hawley will soon be the weekend anchor. She’s coming to Little Rock from my station in Jacksonville but is a MS native. Good luck Erin!”
Hawley stared her carer with WMBB in Panama City, FL.