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Rodneya Ross

Rodneya Ross is a reporter for WAAY.

Title: Reporter

I’m originally from Detroit, Michigan. Michigan is truly one of my favorite places. The beautiful scenery and the kind people truly make it a one of a kind place.

From a young age I knew I wanted to be a journalist. I attended Michigan State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. I then continued my studies, receiving a diploma in Broadcast Media Arts from Specs Howard School of Media Arts. My schooling further confirmed my chosen career path.

I started my career as an Associate Producer at WDIV Local 4 News in Detroit, Michigan. That gave me a great introduction to the field. I then went on to WHIZ in Zanesville, Ohio where I was a Reporter and a full-in Anchor and Producer.

As much as I love Michigan, I hate the cold! I’ve always seen myself making my way to the south. I am excited to continue my career in the Tennessee Valley.

In my spare time I enjoy reading, Netflix binging, experimenting with makeup, shopping, and spending time with family and friends. I continue to hone my love for writing by blogging. I also enjoy traveling and hope to get to Greece sometime soon. If you see me around town ask me how I got my name!

I am excited to be in the Tennessee Valley and look forward to telling your stories.

Recent Posts by Rodneya Ross

Local superintendents have virtual meeting with state superintendent

Resources were shared with the superintendents.

Coronavirus testing site reopening at John Hunt Park in Huntsville

The clinic was closed Tuesday, but it opened Monday taking patients without a doctor's note for the first time.

City of Huntsville to give update on coronavirus

The update will happen at 12:05 p.m., and we expect to hear from the Madison County Emergency Management Agency director and Crestwood Hospital.

Coronavirus testing site to reopen at John Hunt Park in Huntsville

Starting Monday, a physician will be on site to evaluate anyone who does not have a doctor's note to see if they have the right symptoms to be tested for coronavirus.

Drive-thru coronavirus testing site opens at John Hunt Park in Huntsville

This testing site is specifically for people with a written doctor's note to be tested.

New Huntsville Hospital partnership allows for faster coronavirus testing

The hospital is now sending some patients to HudsonAlpha to be tested for coronavirus to help them quickly determine who has the virus.

Mazda-Toyota will continue construction of new facility amid coronavirus concerns

The facility is expected to begin production in 2021.

Huntsville, Madison schools prepare for possible coronavirus outbreak

Huntsville and Madison City schools say they are monitoring the situation.

Madison County disaster relief group heads to Nashville to help tornado victims

Prepare and Respond is a non-profit in Huntsville that formed after the deadly tornadoes in 2011.

U.S. Senate candidate Bradley Byrne visits Huntsville ahead of Super Tuesday

He has made several stops in Huntsville and this is the last one before voting begins.

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