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  • Randy Swan

    Randy was literally born into broadcasting. His father Jimmy Swan held a contest on WFOR radio in Hattiesburg in 1947 to name his newborn son. More than six thousand postcards and letters were submitted
    I-Team Director & 6pm AnchorMore >>
  • Miranda Beard

    Miranda Beard was born and raised in the small town of Humboldt, Tennessee, the oldest of three children. She attended the University of Mississippi where she graduated with a Bachelors of Arts Degree
    News anchor and Assistant News DirectorMore >>
  • Steven Williams

    Longtime anchor of 7 On Your Side's Live at Five and Nightbeat newscasts, Steven is a veteran journalist with 30 years of experience in broadcast, print, and online media. In addition to presenting your
    5 p.m. and 10 p.m. AnchorMore >>
  • Nick Ortego

    Nick Ortego

    Although born in Louisiana, and raised in Northern Virginia, Nick Ortego now calls Hattiesburg home.  After attending the University of Southern Mississippi, Nick began reporting for WDAM in 2003. ForMore >>
    News Director
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  • Rex Thompson

    Morning WeatherMore >>
  • Charles Herrington

    Charles has worked at WDAM for 23 years. He was born and raised in Hattiesburg and attended the University of Southern Mississippi, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Radio, T.V. and Film
    Weekend Assignment EditorMore >>
  • Ontario Richardson

    Reporter - Jones County and Jasper County - Laurel courts and politicsMore >>

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