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

Judge recuses himself from Oxford murder case

Judge Andrew Howorth will not oversee any future hearings that will involve former police officer and alleged killer, Matthew Kinne.

Part of Highway 6 closed for repairs in Lee County

A landslide on Highway 6 has closed a portion of the roadway in Lee County.

Driver not injured after Tupelo traffic accident

The driver of a pickup truck was not injured after a traffic accident caused his vehicle to ride up a power pole.

Lee County supervisors discuss possible kratom ban

Lee County Board of Supervisors will soon make a decision on the use, possession, and sale of kratom in the county.

MDOT plans to improve Barnes Crossing Road in Tupelo

MDOT plans to add longer turning lanes to Barnes Crossing Road to help traffic.

Bikers gear up to ride for freedom

Motorcyclists geared up and rode for freedom Saturday in West Point.

Check presented to Hamilton storm victims

A Hamilton family experienced an act of kindness after the April storms turned their world upside down.

House collapses in Columbus, two people taken to hospital

Two people were taken to the hospital after a house collapsed in Columbus.

Residents affected by tornadoes can receive help

Many storm victims in Monroe County are still trying to clean up the mess that the tornadoes in April left behind.

Fallen officers honored on Peace Officers Memorial Day

People gather to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice as a part of Peace Officer Memorial Day and Police Week.

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