Emma Packard came to WTVA from Indianapolis, Indiana, in 2017.
Emma Packard comes to WTVA from Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Mississippi humidity was an adjustment.
While studying journalism at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, she interned in the news department at WISH-TV.
She has learned news is more than relaying facts, it's telling stories.
Now, she is excited about the opportunity to tell your stories.
In her free time, Emma enjoys training her cat, reading, and exploring her new home of Mississippi.
If you have any story ideas, please email Emma at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated - The Itawamba County Sheriff's Office says a missing teenager has been found safe.
One person was found dead after a house fire Monday morning, Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley said.
One person was killed in a Christmas Day crash in Lee County.
Investigators believe a house fire was deliberately set on fire in Oktibbeha County.
Golden has issued a precautionary boil water alert for some in the town.
Ackerman Police are investigating a hit-and-run.
Firefighters responded to Prairie Hill Church during the night.
Updated - One arrest has been made in connection to a reported shooting in Monroe County.
The Jamie Whitten Lock has reopened after an oil spill earlier this month.
No injuries were reported in a wreck that involved an Ingomar school bus.