Tanya Carter

Tanya Carter joined WTVA in 2016.

Title: Anchor

Tanya Carter is an anchor for WTVA News in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Recent Posts by Tanya Carter

New information released in shooting of postal carrier in Attala County

Law enforcement revealed the name of the man accused of shooting a postal worker in the head Thursday in Attala County.

Remaining Parchman escapee in custody

Parchman escapee Dillion Williams is in custody, MDOC announced Monday afternoon.

One inmate dead, others injured during riot at Parchman

Updated - Coroner Burton later identified the deceased inmate as Roosevelt Holliman.

New Information released in body found in Marshall County

The woman was found Tuesday afternoon under the Coldwater Creek Bridge on North Red Banks Road off Interstate 22.

Louisville murder suspect captured in Winston County

Louisville Police said Rushaka Cobb was captured on Christmas Day.

Coahoma County woman found dead

Someone found a Coahoma County woman dead on the side of a county road and now sheriff's investigators are searching for answers.

Columbus second suspect has until Thursday morning to surrender

Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton said a second suspect has until Thursday morning to surrender himself to his officers.

U.S. attorneys held statewide human trafficking training

A training session took place in Hattiesburg Wednesday to combat the growing issue of human trafficking in Mississippi.

West Point police search for apartment burglar

West Point police need your identifying a man they say burglarized an apartment.

Family and friends prepare to say goodbye to Columbus police officer

Friends and family prepare to celebrate he life of Captain Stacey Deans.

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