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Longtime WVEC Anchor Jim Kincaid Dies

Longtime WVEC anchor Jim Kincaid died Sunday at his home after suffering an apparent heart attack. He was 76.

After working as a correspondent for ABC News, Kincaid signed with WVEC in 1978 and was a staple of the ABC-affiliate’s newscasts for the next 18 years.

“Kincaid became an icon in Hampton Roads media,” WVEC recounted in a recent post about his life, “and was also known for closing WVEC newscasts with a personal thought.”

The station caught up with Kincaid recently (video inside)…

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