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

Railroad crossing arms malfunctioning in Tupelo

The cross arms at a railroad intersection on Eason Boulevard are not working

City of Verona celebrates 159 years

The oldest city in Lee County is 159 years old.

Sawmill Festival not impacted by weekend weather

People in Bruce are thankful the weekend weather did not affect the annual Sawmill Festival.

Musicians donate time to raise money for the community

A group of musicians in Vardaman donated their time to raise money for local organizations.

Former sheriff's deputy accused of threatening Lee County sheriff

A former sheriff’s deputy surrendered himself to law enforcement after he was indicted for allegedly threatening to harm Lee County’s sheriff.

Heavy winds damage Vardaman home

Heavy winds and rain on Wednesday evening caused significant damage to a home in Calhoun County.

Dulcimer musicians gather to play in Tupelo

Dulcimer musicians gathered to share the "sweet sound."

Fire destroys Union County home

A Union County home is a total loss after a fire early Thursday morning.

Marine veteran sleeping in mall, supporting troops

For seven days, Scott Burns will camp out at the Mall at Barnes Crossing.

Volunteers pack boxes of food for children

The Lee County Hunger Coalition held a packing event for their Break Box program.

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