Amanda Haley

Amanda Haley joined WTVA in 2019.

Title: Multi-Media Journalist

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

She made her way to Mississippi 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.

Recent Posts by Amanda Haley

No luck finding missing Lee County kangaroo

The search continues for the kangaroo that escaped last week in Guntown.

Lee County Coroner: 50-year-old man killed in Verona shooting

An investigation is underway into what led to the death of a man in Verona.

Two new cases of vaping-related illnesses in Mississippi

The MSDH reported two additional cases of vaping-related lung illness, bringing the state total to nine with one death.

More than a week after Tropical Storm Olga, Alcorn County continues cleanup

Alcorn County suffered a lot of damage when Tropical Storm Olga swept through north Mississippi on Oct. 26.

Early morning wreck injures 2 on I-22 near Peppertown

The Mississippi Highway Patrol confirmed a wreck on Interstate 22 near Peppertown injured two people.

Okolona cleaning up Olga's mess

People in Chickasaw County are also picking up the pieces after Tropical Storm Olga left behind a mess.

Businesses, residents expecting large crowds for Trump's rally

Businesses and residents say that they are expecting the city to be packed with visitors for President Trumps's Keep America Great rally in Tupelo.

Rural broadband discussed in USDA workshop

The USDA Rural Development held an informational workshop about what is needed to get high-speed internet in rural communities.

Okolona city officials eye vacant store front for growth

A vacant spot on Main Street in Okolona could help the city expand it's office needs.

Grant approved for Okolona community swimming pool

The City Council of Okolona will have the option to accept or reject the grant funding.

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