Karrie Leggett-Brown

Karrie Leggett-Brown

Evening Anchor

Moselle, MS

Karrie Leggett-Brown graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Before graduation, Karrie landed a position as a reporter/photographer for WDAM 7. She worked her way up the ranks at the station to eventually become an evening anchor. She is now the medical reporter for the station's weekly segment Medical Housecall.

Recent Articles by Karrie

  WCU School of Education offers STEM endorsement

  Tax Credit helps Early Learning Collaborative pre-K programs

  Taylorsville teacher wins WDAM, TEC Golden Apple Award

  State Senate Education Committee studying year-round school

  Petal superintendent named 2021 Miss. Superintendent of the Year

  Jennie Hensarling wins Lamar County School Board District E seat

  Laurel School District psychometrist wins TEC, WDAM 7 Golden Apple Award

  Medical professionals, survivors discuss COVID-19 recovery

  Lamar Co. School Board District E candidates make case to voters

  DuBard School training educators worldwide through virtual learning

  Lamar County School District responds to claims of COVID-19 violations

  West Jones Elementary music teacher wins TEC, WDAM 7 Golden Apple Award

  DuBard School for Language Disorders rethinks the traditional mask

  WCU School of Education adds new programs

  Parent questions Lamar County School District’s virtual learning

  William Carey School of Education breaks school’s fall enrollment record

  Petal parents question school district’s virtual learning option

  Two senators, two different votes on Gov. Reeves education bill veto

  Miss. physicians release school reopening recommendations

  HPSD teachers say they are ready to get back to class

  Two Pine Belt educators are finalists for MDE’s Teacher, Administrator of Year

  Lamar Co. dad says blood donations are critical for daughter’s heart surgeries

  Daughter says blood donations make a difference in mother’s health

  Blood donations save life of Purvis mom after giving birth

  East Jasper superintendent says COVID-19 relief funds means no limits for quality education

  Miss. actress says retired flag means “it’s a better day” for state

  MDE offers flexibility to reopen schools

  Miss. education leaders working on key issues to reopen school

  Mississippi Department of Education fostering strong readers

  Hub City daycare taking precautions to keep kids safe from COVID-19