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

  Top of Class back on track at Jones College

  West Jones Elementary teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Miss. lawmakers increase funding for Early Learning Collaboratives

  Breast cancer survivor says something good came out of 2020

  WCU School of Education receives two Governor’s Awards

  Moselle Elementary teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Bill ensures school funding after attendance decreases during pandemic

  Education advocates critical of House income tax bill

  Sacred Heart Catholic School pre-K teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Teachers: Their pay, value and how to keep them

  William Carey University partners with Millsaps College

  Legislators tackle teacher shortage with loan repayment bill

  Hattiesburg councilwoman working to restore Ward 2

  Northeast Jones High School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

  Petal parents exemplify meaning of National School Choice Week

  MDE chief academic officer: Students maintained high academic standards in 2019-20 school year

  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