Chandler Morgan

Chandler Morgan is an Anchor and Reporter at WTVM News Leader 9. She joined the news team in December 2016. Before coming to Columbus, Chandler was the head anchor and correspondent for the University of Mississippi’s live on-air broadcast news station, NewsWatch Ole Miss. Chandler graduated a semester earlier than her intended class from the Meek School of Journalism at Ole Miss, with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism, a minor in English and a specialization in Public Relations. While at Ole Miss, Chandler was recognized academically on the Dean’s List Honor Roll. She also has advanced fluency in the German language. During her time at Ole Miss, Chandler’s work as a journalist was nominated for several awards, including Hearst and BEA awards. Native to Georgia, Chandler interned at WSB Channel 2 Action News in Atlanta during the summer of 2016. Chandler cherished her time learning at her hometown station and has also interned with CBS Sports, ESPN, Yahoo Sports and the Marietta Daily Journal. Chandler grew up in the Cobb County area, calling both Marietta and Atlanta her homes. She is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, and both Gamma Beta Phi and Order of Omega honor societies. Chandler is also an active alumnus of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority. When Chandler is not working on stories, she loves being outdoors, staying active and spending time with her family and friends. Chandler is ready to explore Columbus and get to know the community.

Recent Articles by Chandler

  Muscogee Co. Board of Elections breaks down rejection of provisional ballots

East AL high school seniors denied at polls after registering to vote through school initiative

Medical researchers cite possible connection to antibiotic and polio-like illness symptoms

Brian Kemp receives support from former GA governor, senator on election night

Oxford police searching for possible Auburn fan in alleged attempted kidnapping incident

Two injured in Brennan Rd. shooting in Columbus

Columbus Police responding to shooting, armed robbery of employee of store on Farr road

Man facing 300+ charges for alleged car break-ins; criminal activity in Columbus

DEVELOPING: Man shot in Columbus Thursday morning

Trick-or-treaters visit Columbus Senior home

Music playlist creates easy techniques for CPR

Columbus, GA child confirmed with rare polio-like illness

Phenix City couple engaged via billboard gets married

Fort Mitchell family named winner of WTVM Dream Room Makeover

South GA residents search for supplies in surrounding counties; thousands still without power after Hurricane Michael

Survivor shares story in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Family remembering 19-year-old killed in shooting on Swann Street in Columbus

UPDATE: 19-year-old identified in deadly shooting on Swann St. in Columbus

Special Operations Unit of Columbus takes toxic drugs off the street

No bond given for Victoria Dr. stabbing suspect accused of killing elderly man