Alisa Anderson

Alisa Anderson joined WTVA in October 2019

Title: Multi-Media Journalist

Alisa is from Memphis, Tennessee, and is a graduate of Mississippi State University.

She is excited to be back in the area and to tell the stories that matter the most.

When Alisa isn't working, you can find her cheering on the Dawgs, watching Netflix or trying new restaurants in town.

If you see her out and about, make sure you say hi.

She's always looking for new story ideas. So if you have any, be sure to email her at

Recent Posts by Alisa Anderson

Residents in Shannon neighborhood were without power, PSC quickly restores power

Updated - The public service commissioner said power has been restored.

Food pantries working hard to keep people fed

Workers at the Salvation Army’s Food Pantry are prepping for an influx of people.

Doctors diagnose first case of coronavirus in Alcorn County

Magnolia Medical announced Friday the first case of Coronavirus in Alcorn County.

Alcorn County Emergency Management hands out protective mask to first responders and medical facilities

Alcorn County received 2500 mask from the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency.

Starkville Police Department makes changes in the way they operate amid the Coronavirus outbreak

The department began making changes a month ago.

Starkvillle Board Of Alderman votes not to close non essential businesses

Board members shot down the policy 4-3.

Blue Springs family makes mask to help health care professionals

Ashley Hankins and her daughters are trying to help out healthcare professionals by providing mask during the COVID - 19 Pandemic.

Scale replica of Vietnam Veterans Memorial escorted to Ashland

People will have a few days to view a scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Ashland.

Residents react to Pontotoc County shooting

Residents are shaken up after a Monday afternoon shooting near Pontotoc.

Workers begin repairs on Lee County bridge

Worker needed to repair the bridge because of years of erosion.

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