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

  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

  William Carey University hosts virtual education recruitment session

  Longleaf Elementary teacher wins TEC, WDAM Golden Apple Award

  South Jones parent struggling to make graduation joyous occasion for daughter

  Bay Springs Class of 2020 earns more than $7 million in scholarships

  Alternate graduation plan point of contention in Lamar County

  William Carey to host virtual teacher roundup event

  Sumrall High School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Pine Belt superintendents work to end school year strong as distance learning continues

  Dixie Electric works to restore power to hundreds of homes

  Miskelly Furniture wants to thank front line heroes

  Psychologist offers ways to cope with mental toll of COVID-19

  WCU Dean of Education: Suspended teaching exams may help teacher numbers

  Lamar County School District feeds hundreds of students during closure

  Columbia High School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Pink Up: A woman speaks on how her family helped her become a cancer survivor

  Petal teacher is state finalist for Teacher of the Year

  Read Across America takes over Target in Hattiesburg

  South Jones teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Lamar County celebrates National Career and Technical Education month

  William Carey School of Education largest in state

  Heart health is a family affair for two sisters

  WCU Dean of Education says it’s not too late to teach

  West Jones Middle teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Tornado survivor recalls being buried alive by EF-3 in 2017

  Medicaid nurses offer health screens in Lamar County schools