Ashley Carter

Ashley is a Reporter at WAAY 31

Title: Ashley is a Reporter at WAAY 31

I was born and raised in Arlington, Texas before moving to the Valley of the Sun to attend the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. I graduated Cum Laude in May 2019. During my time at Cronkite, I got the chance to be a multimedia journalist for the student run Cronkite News newscast that aired on Arizona PBS. I was also the Monday weather anchor.

Some of my favorite memories as a SunDevil were being involved in many organizations around campus such as the National Association of Black Journalists and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

In my spare time I like to hangout with friends, watch reality tv and try out new recipes from Pinterest!
I am excited to get to know the Huntsville community and be able to tell your stories!

Recent Posts by Ashley Carter

Local woman delivering groceries to clients around Madison County during coronavirus crisis

Bush lost her job temporarily because of the Coronavirus. She said doing this gets her out of the house and gives her a greater purpose in all of this

Madison teen making 3D facemasks for health care workers

Caleb Wortham usually uses his 3D printer that he used for cookie designs, now he's using it to help others during a pandemic

North Alabama churches planning for empty Easter Sunday and possibility of financial strain

Because of the coronavirus churches will be empty on Palm Sunday and Easter. That's the main reason one pastor WAAY 31 spoke to said he's thankful churches are part of the federal government's Coronavirus Relief Act.

How to file for unemployment in Alabama

First, it’s all online now. There’s no more physical office or location.

Decatur keeping city parks open, encouraging social distancing

Mayor Tab Bowling said regardless he is still urging people who are using the parks to abide by the social distancing guidelines.

Morgan County says coronavirus test results coming back more quickly

WAAY 31 learned there are 19 people awaiting their Coronavirus test results from the Decatur Morgan Hospital.

Struggling North Alabama small businesses faced with possible new financial challenge

According to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, some employers will have to pay employees up to 12 weeks of sick time if they can't work because they have to care for a child whose school or child care center is closed.

North Alabama moving companies implementing policies to keep employees, customers safe

The moving business is considered essential, so they're still up and running, but not without taking extra precautions.

Coronavirus isn't stopping Marshall County son's daily routine to visit his mother.

Ray Amberson goes up to his mother Sadie's window every morning at around 9 a.m.

Huntsville brewery making hand sanitizers for health care workers, police officers

The General Manager for Yellowhammer Brewing, Ethan Couch, said the idea all came from an employee.

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