Madison was Station Manager in 2017 as a senior but worked at NewsWatch starting in 2013 as a Freshman. She started as a weather reporter and worked her way up to anchor and graphics producer. She graduated in May 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.
Upon graduating, Madison landed her first job with WTVA 9 News in Tupelo, MS. She was hired as an Associate Producer/Reporter and quickly was promoted to Weekend Anchor/Producer. Currently, she works as the Sunday evening Anchor/Producer, reports during the week and also anchors the 9pm newscast on their sister station WLOV Fox News. Madison has covered a wide range of stories, some gaining national attention.
Hannah Chalker is a TV host and college football reporter across the southeast. She has worked with major networks such as ESPNU, ESPN3, Fox News, Comcast Sports Southeast and the SEC Network.
Currently, Chalker is an on-air personality and producer for the University of Alabama’s Crimson Tide Productions and SEC Network productions. She broke a career milestone after hosting a one-hour Alabama athletic show on the SEC Network for the network’s “Takeover.”
While attending the University of Mississippi, Chalker was an anchor and reporter for the school’s news station NewsWatch, as well as interned with Ole Miss Sports Productions.
Chalker is from Atlanta, GA but currently resides in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Brandon worked at NewsWatch Fall of 2012 and Spring of 2013. He was a reporter, anchor and sports anchor.
Currently he is a reporter at WATE 6 On Your Side in Knoxville, Tn. The ABC affiliate in Knoxville.
Gabriel Austin is a reporter for WTVA News out of Tupelo, MS. He graduated from the Meek School of Journalism in 2015. Gabe worked at Newswatch for three years in his time there he was a correspondent, anchor, and sports reporter.
Allison Croghan is the Social Media Anchor and Midday Meteorologist on Fox 13 News in Salt Lake City, Utah.
After graduating with a journalism degree from the University of Mississippi, and working for NewsWatch's retired sports show, SportsWhip. Allison studied atmospheric science through Mississippi State University’s Distance Meteorology Program.
She started her career in Joplin, Missouri, covering the aftermath of one of the deadliest tornadoes in America’s history.
Aubry was an anchor and reporter at NewsWatch from 2008-2012. Since graduation, Aubry won an Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for his work in San Pedro, Belize, where he and a group produced an in depth report magazine and a five day television series on the San Mateo Empowerment Project. Aubry started as a reporter at KFSM in Fort Smith, AR. Soon after, he was promoted to an anchor. Now, Aubry is a morning anchor reporter in Shreveport, LA. He has covered controversial court cases to deadly tornadoes.
Margaret Ann started as a co-anchor on News Watch 99 in 2010. By the time she graduated in 2013, she worked as a special correspondent, reporter and anchor. Margaret Ann Morgan is a native of McComb, MS and a graduate of the University of Mississippi, where she received a Bachelors of Arts in journalism with an emphasis in public relations and a minor in public policy leadership. With a longtime interest in policy, Margaret Ann covers Hattiesburg and Forrest County government as well as statewide education policy. She received back-to-back awards as the Mississippi Associated Press Broadcasters' Television Reporter of the Year in 2014 and 2015 and is part of the team that won MAPB's Best Investigative Reporting.
Maggie was Station Manager in 2011 but worked at Newswatch from 2009-2012. She started as sports anchor, then also worked as news director and special correspondent.
Right after graduation, she was an associate producer for Bloomberg's Arabic language affiliate Al-Arab and based in Bahrain until 2014..She is currently based in London and is the producer of Countdown for Bloomberg TV.
Houston started at NewsWatch as a Sports Director in 2013-2014. Since graduation, he was a co-host at Local Memphis Live an WATN (ABC affiliate). He was also selected as a national finalist for the XFINITY Dream Job in 2014.Now, he works as a photographer for WTVC Newschannel 9 in Chattanooga, TN.
John began working for NewsWatch in the Fall of 2011 as a weather reporter. He was promoted each semester as anchor, producer, assignment editor and eventually, to Station Manager in the Fall of 2013. In June 2014, John accepted a position at William Morris Endeavor- one of the world's top, international talent agencies - in Beverly Hills, California. After being at the company for five months, he was promoted to work as an Executive Assistant to a senior agent and partner in the television department. John currently lives in Los Angeles, California and is continuing to climb the professional ladder at WME.
Chandler Morgan is a NewsWatch Ole Miss Anchor and Correspondent Alum. Chandler accepted a position after graduating as a full time Weekend Anchor and Weekday reporter with WTVM News Leader 9 the #1 Rated News Station in Columbus Georgia, just an hour outside of Atlanta. Chandler anchors for both the ABC affiliate and fox affiliate, WXTX, including anchoring for prime time shows. Some of Chandler's recent accomplishments include reports which have in return been submitted for Gabby nominated awards and covering Georgia's first execution in the state for 2018. Chandler is thankful for her time at News Watch which gave her real-time reporting and on-air experience.