Amanda Haley

Amanda Haley is a multi-media journalist for WTVA.

Title: Multi-media journalist

An Atlanta native, Amanda has a passion for all things animals, sports, nature and good eats.

She made her way to Mississippi four years ago to pursue her love for journalism at the University of Mississippi and graduated with a degree in broadcast journalism in 2018.

During her time at Ole Miss, she experienced several internship opportunities including ones with MSNBC and ESPNU.

Amanda decided to stay in Mississippi and joined WTVA as a reporter in March 2019.

When not in the newsroom, you can find Amanda enjoying the company of her beloved black lab Aspen, and/or watching sports and enjoying the outdoors with friends.

Amanda is thankful to be a part of WTVA to report news to you!

Recent Posts by Amanda Haley

Clay County prepares for first court session in new courthouse

The sheriff of Clay County is excited about the county's new justice center.

Interracial couple turned away from wedding venue

The owner of Boone's Camp Event Venue has apologized after denying to host a couple because of their interracial relationship.

Barnes Crossing Security is storm ready

The National Weather Service recognized the security team at the Barnes Crossing Mall for being storm ready.

Okolona Fire Department gets new truck

The City of Okolona's Fire Department welcomes a brand new truck.

Elvis Birthplace plans expansion

Tupelo's most famous tourist attraction is planning an expansion.

Airbus delivers new helicopter for Army training

The Army Center for Aviation Excellence in Fort Rucker, Alabama, is welcoming a new helicopter for pilot training.

Woman hands out water to homeless in midst of heat wave

With the first heat-related death of the summer, people are being urged to stay inside and cool.

Lee County Schools offer reduced lunches

The Lee County School District is offering reduced-price or free meals for students.

New safety requirement for teachers as school returns

Teachers in Mississippi are now required to attend a training course to better prepare for active shooter situations.

Construction to begin on 'shell building' in New Albany

Construction begins in New Albany for a Shell building on Munsford Drive

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