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Alexis Scott

Alexis is a news reporter for WAAY 31

Title: Reporter
ascott@waaytv.com

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

Huntsville infectious disease specialist advises on ways to keep safe from coronavirus

Dr. Igrid Roig says everyone needs to stay vigilant

Morgan County health officials urge vigilance as spike in coronavirus hospitalizations continues

The number of positive cases in the county is well over 7,500.

Huntsville leaders say Black community is hesitant to take coronavirus vaccine due to brutal past

The Pfizer vaccine started rolling out on Sunday morning.

Huntsville woman gifted new car after being named Mazda Hero for her community service

It is the first time the award has been given, and Carolyn Dodson is the only woman to receive it in Alabama.

Athens State University offers new program to get more minority teachers in Alabama

The program is called Men of Kennis and is only offered to Black and Hispanic men.

Madison City Schools students make impact on community with new business class

It's called Madison CEO and it'll open to all high schools in the city soon.

Madison County Schools' sporting event capacity changing to 20%

This change will stay in place until further notice.

Madison County leaders urge vigilance with coronavirus guidelines during the holiday season

The number of coronavirus cases in the state and in the county are alarming, they say.

Madison City Schools parents express concerns about constant learning style changes

This week, the district will be on a hybrid learning schedule.

As Madison County Schools shift to hybrid learning, mom worries about social challenges

The switch between virtual and in-person learning is a learning curve for everyone.

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