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Karrie Leggett-Brown


Moselle, MS, United States

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Past articles by Karrie:

South Jones High School teacher wins Golden Apple Award

For the first time, a member of the Golden Apple Award winner’s family presented the apple. → Read More

East Marion High School teacher and coach wins Golden Apple Award

Monday morning, inside the gym at East Marion High School, you could feel the excitement in the air. → Read More

Caring for the caregiver of Alzheimer’s Disease

According to the Alzheimer's Association, more than six million Americans are living with Alzheimer's, a brain disease that affects memory, thinking, and behavior. → Read More

Columbia High’s Amy Terrell wins October Golden Apple Award

“There is life after your ugly.” - This motto is a way of life for Columbia High School teacher Amy Terrell. → Read More

Waiting for a Cure Foundation offers support for breast cancer survivor

Hattiesburg native, Michelle Lott planted a seed of helping others through their breast cancer journey. Now, she is seven years into her own struggle with the disease. → Read More

Innova Prep teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Innova Prep's Carly Tubbs is TEC's and WDAM 7's first Golden Apple Award Winner for this new school year. → Read More

Lamar Co. optometrist says vision health connected to learning

A Lamar County Belle Vue Specialty Eye Care Functional Optometrist said there are things our eyes weren’t meant to do, specifically staring into devices only inches away from our eyes. → Read More

Hattiesburg family struggles to find baby formula

New and first time mom, Erin Zanza said she feels like the hurdles haven't stopped since her son was born eight months ago. → Read More

Wanda Harvey wins TEC and WDAM 7 Golden Apple Award

Our last TEC and WDAM 7 Golden Apple Award Winner of the 2021-2022 school year is Seminary Elementary School special education teacher Wanda Harvey. → Read More

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