Friday, May 24 2013 7:37 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:37:25 GMT
The City of Hattiesburg is increasing the sewer rates for Petal and some Lamar County customers who use their wastewater lagoon. Petal residents are concerned and voicing their opinions after finding outMore >>
Petal and Hattiesburg residents are voicing their opinions after finding out the City of Hattiesburg is increasing sewer rates. More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:09 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:09:56 GMT
It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation. On Thursday, more than 60-percent of the Boy Scouts of America's 14-hundred-members voted for theMore >>
It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation.More >>
Dan Sligh and his wife were in their pickup truck on Interstate 5 heading to a camping trip when a bridge before them disappeared in a "big puff of dust."More >>
The trucker was hauling drilling equipment when his load bumped against the steel framework over an Interstate 5 bridge. He looked in his rearview mirror and watched in horror as the span collapsed into the water behind him....More >>
Sheri Falk joined the WDAM news team in March of 2008 as an anchor/reporter, she anchors News 7 at 6 p.m. as well as News 7 Nightbeat at 10 p.m.
She began her Journalism career behind the scenes in her hometown, Fort Lauderdale, FL working as a Traffic Producer for local radio stations.
While in college, she interned at WPBF News in Palm Beach, then at WTVJ-NBC6 in Miramar, Florida. Following her internship, WTVJ-NBC6 hired her to work in the production Department as a Floor Director. Throughout her tenure at WDAM, Sheri won first and second place for Best Newscast from the Mississippi Associated Press in 2009 and 2010. Sheri holds a BA in Broadcast Journalism from Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL.
In addition to loving the season changes here in South Mississippi, Sheri enjoys being able to bring the latest news around the Pine Belt to you the viewer.
Please feel free to email Sheri at firstname.lastname@example.org at anytime with stories you'd like to see her cover, or just to say hello.
Friday, May 24 2013 5:52 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:52:06 GMT
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. It included the laying of a wreath at a fallen officersMore >>
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:45:22 GMT
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to Lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. As part of National Emergency Service Week, for the last 12-years Wayne farms has hostedMore >>
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. More >>