Ashley Crockett

Web Content Producer

Ashley Crockett is a web and social media producer for WREG-TV and wreg.com in Memphis, Tenn. She joined News Channel 3 in the summer of 2013.

Ashley was born in Memphis and has lived here most of her life. She graduated with honors from the University of Missouri School of Journalism, where she was a Walter Williams Scholar.

After graduating, she worked as the Interactive Managing Editor for KRCG 13, the CBS affiliate in Missouri's capital. She oversaw the station's website and social media accounts, encouraging user engagement and an interactive-first mindset in the newsroom. Her work at KRCG 13 earned the station the Missouri Broadcasters' Association 2013 award for best local website.

While with KRCG 13, Ashley helped sister-station FOX21 News in Colorado Springs, Colo., cover the historic Waldo Canyon Fire in June and July 2012. In 2013, FOX21 News won a national Edward R. Murrow Award for Continuing Coverage of the Waldo Canyon Fire.

Recent Articles

  • Police Investigating 7-Year-Old’s Death

    Posted on: 4:12 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    He was found unresponsive in a bathtub Monday evening, and was pronounced dead at LeBonheur Thursday morning.
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  • Anne Hathaway Surprises St. Jude Patients

    Posted on: 3:28 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 03:29pm, April 10, 2014

    The patients and families also got to see an advance screening of the movie Rio 2
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    St. Jude patient Breanna gets a visit from Anne Hathaway
  • Does The GoGo Pillow Really Hold Your Tablet Anywhere You Want?

    Posted on: 10:28 pm, April 9, 2014, by and

    Tired of propping up your tablet to read, work, or watch? In this week's Does It Work, we tested the GoGo Pillow, which claims it can hold your tablet in any position you need it.
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  • Donations For The Homeless Saved From Being Auctioned Off

    Posted on: 10:24 pm, April 9, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:32pm, April 10, 2014

    The woman who owned the storage unit they were in was very sick and couldn't pay the storage bill, but after we ran her story Wednesday, you opened your hearts and wallets.
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  • Student To Be Tried As Adult For Shooting At Liberty Tech

    Posted on: 5:00 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 05:02pm, April 9, 2014

    In January, he shot another student in the leg after arguing about a female student.
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  • Two Barge Workers Still Lost In Mississippi River

    Posted on: 4:41 pm, April 9, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:21pm, April 9, 2014

    Rescue crews have little hope of finding two barge workers alive.
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  • Co-Workers Pass It On To Woman Who Smiles Despite Tough Times

    Posted on: 10:31 pm, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 02:06pm, April 9, 2014

    "To see her come to work every day with a smile on her face...it's just a joy to see her every day."
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  • Report: Prince William, Prince Harry & Duchess Of Cambridge Will Attend Wedding In Memphis

    Posted on: 9:37 pm, April 8, 2014, by and

    The granddaughter of the Holiday Inn founder will marry a close friend of the princes next month, The London Sunday Times reports
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    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge make their first public appearance after the birth of their son. Prince William and Catherine introduced their royal baby boy to the world Tuesday, July 23, 2013.
  • Search Underway After Barge Capsizes On Mississippi River

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:19pm, April 8, 2014

    Two workers who were on the barge when it capsized are still missing.
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  • BUSTED: Drug Ring Was A Family Affair

    Posted on: 4:42 pm, April 8, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:24pm, April 8, 2014

    More than 30 members of a prescription drug-trafficking operation were arrested and indicted Tuesday on state and federal charges.
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  • Police: 12-Year-Old Student Hid Knife In His Sleeve

    Posted on: 9:23 pm, April 7, 2014, by

    He told police he brought the knife to school for protection.
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  • Dancer Returns To Stage After Losing Leg In Boston Bombings

    Posted on: 7:03 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 08:10pm, April 7, 2014

    Adrianne Haslet-Davis lost part of her leg in last year's Boston marathon bombings
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    Adrianne Haslet-Davis, a dance instructor, and her husband, Adam, were among the more than 170 victims injured by the Boston Marathon bombings Monday, April 15, 2013. Surgeons were forced to amputate part of her leg, five inches below her left knee.
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