Karrie Leggett-Brown, wdam

Karrie Leggett-Brown

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Moselle, MS, United States

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Recent:
  • wdam
Past:
  • WALB News 10
  • KSLA News 12

Recent articles by Karrie:

Petal graduate named U.S. Presidential Scholar

Ritchie Yang is one of only two Mississippi students selected as a U.S. Presidential Scholar. → Read More

Twin Forks Rising starts build on new home

The brainchild of Ward 2 Councilwoman Delgado is helping a Navy veteran get the home he needs. → Read More

Thames Elementary School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

This month's Golden Apple Award winner is Thames Elementary Pre-K and Kindergarten teacher, Ariel Boleware. → Read More

School district meal application offers big benefits

Making sure your kids are fed at school now could nourish their futures in more ways than one. → Read More

Conswayla Bourne wins Golden Apple Award

TEC and WDAM 7 Golden Apple Award Winner is Stringer Attendance Center Seventh Grade English teacher Conswayla Bourne. → Read More

WCU School of Education recruits new asset in it’s mission to end teacher shortage

William Carey University's School of Education is determined to put an end to the teacher shortage in Mississippi. → Read More

Sacred Heart Middle School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

This month’s Golden Apple Award winner is Sacred Heart Middle School Teacher, Michael Hogan. → Read More

Laurel High School math teacher wins Golden Apple Award

This month's Golden Apple Award Winner is Laurel High School Math Teacher, Fred Jackson. → Read More

Non-profit hosts party with a purpose

A Hub City non-profit just wants to give and be there for those during what may be the darkest time of their lives. → Read More

Lamar County School District holds first intersession

For school districts who transitioned to a modified school year, this week is the start of what's called intersession. → Read More

Lamar County School District teachers awarded grants

Cindy Steven-Pheal and Cherie Smith are two of more than 50 teachers who were awarded grants. → Read More

Forrest County School District offering asymptomatic COVID-19 testing to students

Testing will be voluntary for students in the district. → Read More

Hattiesburg High teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Our very first teacher of the 21-22 school year has been a nurse for 20 years and teaches the Health and Science program at Hattiesburg High School. → Read More

USM ready to be back in black and gold

The University of Southern Mississippi is ready for a new school year. → Read More

Hattiesburg mayor shares his vision for Hub City

Newly re-elected Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker has a vision for the next four years in the Hub City: making Hattiesburg the premiere city in the gulf south. → Read More

Director of Student Financial Aid gives tips on the application process

Applying for financial aid for college isn’t a quick process. → Read More

East Jones Elementary teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Our final WDAM and TEC Golden Apple Award winner for this school year is Dina Martin, who teaches fourth and fifth graders at East Jones Elementary. → Read More

Miss. lawmakers increase funding for Early Learning Collaboratives

The funding will mean increased access to quality education and opportunities for the state’s pre-kindergarten kids. → Read More

Moselle Elementary teacher wins Golden Apple Award

This month’s WDAM and TEC’s Golden Apple Award winner is Moselle Elementary School teacher Terri Shoemake. → Read More

Teachers: Their pay, value and how to keep them

Teachers and legislators are looking into ways of solving the teacher shortage in Mississippi. → Read More