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 email@example.com.
The Yalobusha County Sheriff's Office is searching for an escaped inmate.
Police arrested a teenager for the February shooting death of a man in Calhoun City.
Using video from the transactions, Police identified the suspect as Derris Standifer.
One person was taken to the hospital after a wreck involving a pedestrian and a pick-up truck in Oxford.
Emergency management officials upgraded the Oktibbeha County Lake dam to "watch" status due to recent heavy rainfall.
Firefighters responded Saturday night to a house fire in Lowndes County.
According to a post on the Corinth Police Department's Facebook page, Dmitrius Rabel, 17, was last seen in New Albany, walking south.
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.