Alexis Scott

Alexis is a news reporter for WAAY 31

Title: Reporter

I am excited to be joining the WAAY 31 News Team, I’m open to all concerns and voices of those in Huntsville and surrounding areas.

I am originally from Atlanta, GA but received my Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Speech Communications from Jackson, Mississippi. I then moved to Syracuse, New York where I received my Masters in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications from the Newhouse School. While there, I had the opportunity to be a student reporter for NCC News Online and intern with WSYR News Channel 9.

My most memorable experience is interning with the news stations: WCMH, WDTN and WKBN as their Washington D.C News Correspondent for 6 weeks. I had the chance to cover pressing issues such as youth homelessness and the surge of women in politics this year.

I enjoy going out in my spare time to explore what the city has to offer, spending time with friends and family and I'm a "foodie"!

I am ready to be a vessel for those in the Tennessee Valley and I look forward to being the best reporter I can be for you.

Recent Posts by Alexis Scott

Cold weather preparations for your vehicle are key

We spoke with an auto repair shop on how to keep your car running longer during frigid temperatures.

Huntsville Fire explains how to stay safe and warm in dangerously low temps

As we keep an eye on dangerously low temperatures across North Alabama, firefighters want to remind you how to warm up safely.

One man dead after head-on collision in Hartselle

Alabama State Troopers are investigating what happened.

Police investigating shooting at apartment complex in Huntsville

Police are currently trying to track down a possible suspect.

North Alabama Homebuilding Academy exceeds class demands

Right now, the team is working out when they'll have their next session for those interested.

Brindlee Mountain Primary School severely damaged after storm

School officials are working to figure out a plan for the students ahead of next week's classes.

Athens-Limestone County 911 Center prepares for storms ahead of Saturday

The staff tells us how you can help them get to you faster.

Lawrence County buying security cameras for dumping issues

The Lawrence County Solid Waste Authority told us the dumping is becoming a serious issue

Community reacts after father, daughter die in Vinemont plane crash

Tyler Walker, 40, and his 10-year-old daughter Brooklyn died Sunday afternoon in the Cullman County crash.

Officials discuss deadly plane crash in Cullman that killed father and daughter

The crash happened at the Cullman Regional Airport Sunday.

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