Alisa Anderson

Alisa Anderson joined WTVA in October 2019

Title: Multi-Media Journalist
aanderson@wtva.com

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 aanderson@wtva.com.

Recent Posts by Alisa Anderson

Lowndes County supervisors vote to move Confederate monument

The plan calls to move the statue from the county courthouse to Friendship Cemetery.

One local salon owner says business is booming

Nail salons are one of the establishments allowed to open under Gov. Tate Reeves' new Safer-at-Home order.

Alcorn Schools postpone traditional graduations to late-June

High school graduates in Alcorn County will have to wait until late-June to have traditional graduations.

With measures to protect patients and employees, visiting the dentist is different amid pandemic

A dental hygienist in Tupelo said returning to work has been somewhat of a challenge, but she's excited to be back.

Car dealerships and customers adjust buying experience amid pandemic

Car dealers are among the many businesses trying to do business during the coronavirus pandemic.

Toyota makes major changes to help keep employees safe from coronavirus

Company officials opened the doors to allow WTVA 9 News to get a look at changes made to keep employees safe from the Coronavirus when they return to the production line.

Toyota hopes reopening will help economy

Emily Lauder, Vice President of Administration at Toyota said reopening is a good thing for the economy.

Salvation Army looking for donations on "Giving Tuesday"

Major Ray Morton of the Salvation Army is encouraging everyone who is able to give to do so.

More homeowners refinancing due to low interest rates

Some mortgage consultants said the industry is slowing down.

Is fear of the coronavirus driving people away from the hospital?

Many doctors are seeing a trend that has them concerned: people are putting off a visit to the emergency room.

Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 34622

Reported Deaths: 1215
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Hinds282449
DeSoto186519
Madison141936
Jones118549
Harrison109615
Rankin106315
Neshoba103976
Forrest97243
Lauderdale95481
Scott80915
Jackson74418
Washington70010
Copiah64215
Leake62120
Lee60022
Oktibbeha58928
Holmes57941
Warren57720
Grenada5698
Wayne56018
Yazoo5486
Lowndes53613
Leflore52856
Lamar5227
Lincoln51935
Pike48820
Sunflower4708
Lafayette4644
Monroe43935
Panola4326
Covington4295
Bolivar39418
Simpson3843
Attala38324
Newton36710
Adams34719
Pontotoc3396
Tate33313
Marion32412
Claiborne30011
Winston29611
Chickasaw29319
Pearl River28132
Noxubee2778
Marshall2763
Jasper2716
Clay25611
Walthall2497
Union24611
Smith23712
Coahoma2196
Clarke21725
Lawrence2022
Yalobusha2028
Kemper18314
Tallahatchie1784
Carroll17411
Humphreys16110
Calhoun1605
Montgomery1513
Itawamba1458
Tippah14411
Hancock14113
Webster13411
Jefferson1223
Tunica1213
Jefferson Davis1184
Prentiss1173
George1123
Greene11210
Amite1083
Quitman971
Tishomingo971
Wilkinson969
Alcorn942
Perry794
Choctaw754
Stone732
Franklin542
Sharkey470
Benton440
Issaquena101
Unassigned00

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 49892

Reported Deaths: 1077
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Jefferson6219167
Mobile4625138
Montgomery4397111
Tuscaloosa258652
Madison19839
Marshall190411
Shelby155724
Lee153537
Morgan12415
Baldwin117011
Walker105631
Elmore100721
Dallas9789
Franklin92816
Etowah91914
DeKalb8647
Russell6650
Chambers66427
Autauga66214
Butler64529
Tallapoosa62569
Unassigned61627
Limestone5963
Houston5616
Lauderdale5556
Cullman5546
St. Clair4842
Colbert4816
Lowndes48022
Escambia4688
Pike4675
Calhoun4565
Coffee4164
Covington40312
Jackson4022
Barbour3772
Bullock37610
Dale3721
Talladega3677
Hale34323
Marengo34211
Clarke3036
Wilcox2998
Chilton2952
Winston2925
Sumter28713
Blount2811
Marion26714
Pickens2626
Monroe2553
Randolph2489
Conecuh2278
Perry2242
Bibb2151
Macon2129
Choctaw20912
Greene1929
Henry1463
Washington1367
Crenshaw1263
Lawrence1210
Cherokee1157
Geneva950
Lamar871
Clay822
Fayette811
Coosa631
Cleburne421
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