David Ivey is originally from Harnett County but has lived in Cumberland County/Fayetteville since 1996.

David has worked in the media since 1984 and has mainly covered the Fayetteville area again since 1996 with both WNCN and the Fayetteville Observer. He and his wife and have been married since 1985 and have twin daughters that were born in 1992. David enjoys reading, anything related to UNC athletics. He graduated from there in 1984 and got to witness both Michael Jordan and Lawrence Taylor play for the Heels during his time. David has a great, great passion for history.