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

  • Is Bill Haslam Still The Teflon Governor?

    Posted on: 2:03 pm, April 6, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:36pm, April 6, 2014

    Do either of two recent actions threaten Governor Bill Haslam's 'Teflon coating?'
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  • One Law Could Change 60 Years Of Annexation Laws

    Posted on: 12:02 pm, April 6, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:36pm, April 6, 2014

    Cities are feeling pressure on two controversial fronts from state lawmakers in Nashville.
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  • Some Surprising Primary Election Challenges

    Posted on: 10:05 am, April 6, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:36pm, April 6, 2014

    We ask the Informed Sources what they make of the incumbent challengers.
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  • Man “Extremely Critical” After Drive-By Shooting

    Posted on: 3:11 pm, April 4, 2014, by , updated on: 03:14pm, April 4, 2014

    The shooting happened at Krayer and McLemore. There is no suspect information at this time.
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  • Tornado Watch Cancelled For The Mid-South

    Posted on: 8:43 pm, April 3, 2014, by and , updated on: 04:01am, April 4, 2014

    We will alert you to any dangerous weather in our area online and on-air
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    Tornado Watch
  • Body Found By Hunter Identified As Man Missing Since 2012

    Posted on: 5:59 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 12:51am, April 4, 2014

    The medical examiner used dental records to identify the body of Curtis Tyler
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  • Man Indicted For First-Degree Murder Of Girlfriend

    Posted on: 3:57 pm, April 3, 2014, by

    The special-ed teacher was found dead last August. Her boyfriend was arrested after police found him driving her stolen car.
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    Carl Smith
  • SCS Fourth Grader Wins Fresh Market Design Contest

    Posted on: 3:16 pm, April 3, 2014, by

    Her design will be printed on one side of a reusable shopping bag. The bags will be sold at Fresh Market locations nationwide starting in June.
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    Celeste Rodriguez
  • Veggetti Promises To Turn Veggies Into Healthy Spaghetti

    Posted on: 10:26 pm, April 2, 2014, by and

    If you have a product you'd like Corie to test, you can email her at corie.ventura@wreg.com.
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  • SCS To Teachers: Tell Us You’re Retiring And You’ll Get A ‘Monetary Incentive’

    Posted on: 9:58 pm, April 2, 2014, by , updated on: 09:59pm, April 2, 2014

    SCS is asking teachers eligible for retirement to "provide early notification of their intent to retire effective the end of the 2013-14 school year."
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    Shelby County Schools SCS
  • Four Dead In Fort Hood Attack, Including Shooter

    Posted on: 5:09 pm, April 2, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:11pm, April 2, 2014

    Sources told CBS News the shooter is 34-year-old soldier Ivan Lopez
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  • Coworkers Pass It On To New Father Whose Baby Requires Extensive Medical Care

    Posted on: 10:33 pm, April 1, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:13am, April 2, 2014

    Little Ginny Rose hasn't been in this world very long, but she's had a rough start. Her parents are just starting out, and the bills are mounting.
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