Alexis Scott

Alexis is a news reporter for WAAY 31

Title: Reporter

Alexis is from Atlanta, Georgia, but moved to Jackson, Mississippi to pursue a degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Speech Communications. After earning her undergraduate degree, Alexis moved north to Syracuse, New York. She graduated from the Newhouse School of Public Communications with a master’s degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism. While in Syracuse, she worked as a student reporter and interned at WSYR Channel 9.
Alexis says her most memorable experience was interning for a group of stations as a Washington D.C. News Correspondent. She had the chance to cover pressing issues including youth homelessness and the surge of women in politics.
As a self-proclaimed “foodie”, Alexis enjoys exploring the Huntsville restaurant scene with her family and friends.

Recent Posts by Alexis Scott

Family, friends remember the life of Dr. Richard Showers at his funeral service

He was an influential member of the Huntsville community, especially in District 1.

Decatur Police Department hosts first 'Faith & Blue' event

The police chief and chaplains say this won't be the last event they do like this.

Sheffield business owners celebrate life of fallen officer Sgt. Nick Risner

People from across the Shoals area came out Saturday for food, for fun and to donate money for the victims and their families.

Alabama Department of Public Health weighs in on Covid boosters, vaccines

WAAY-31 spoke with Dr. Karen Landers about how we can move forward in this pandemic.

Doctors urging expectant moms to get vaccinated now

UAB doctors stated that in August, they saw the highest number of pregnant inpatients with COVID.

Alabama Cannabis Coalition seeking legislation for recreational use of marijuana

Sunday, a 'Freedom' rally was held in Huntsville where many people voiced what they believe should be more accessible in Northern Alabama and the state.

New Hope Pharmacy urging full Covid-19 vaccinations along with booster shots

The CDC reported more people are getting their booster shots for Covid than those who are getting their Covid vaccine shots.

Close friend of Stormy Hernandez hopes people remember the teen lost in Arab flooding

Hernandez died Wednesday night due to her car being swept away from flash flooding.

‘She had the biggest smile’: Family of 4-year-old girl from Arab killed in flooding asks for prayers

'Jaylee was a bright light that cannot be replaced'

Teenager from Arab killed in flooding ID'd

A 4-year-old child and an 18-year-old female died in Marshall County because of flooding, the coroner confirmed.

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