Adam Hammond

Daybreak/Noon Anchor

Adam Hammond came to News Channel 3 in August 2011. Before moving to Memphis, Adam was an anchor and reporter for WGXA in Macon, Georgia. During his tenure at WGXA Adam specialized in legal reporting. He also covered many historic events in Central Georgia including the 2008 Mother's Day Tornados and President Barack Obama's visit.

Adam attended Georgia College and graduated with degrees in Political Science and Mass Communication. He also studied European Politics in Nice, France.

In 2009 the Professional Association of Georgia Educators awarded Adam for 'Outstanding Coverage of Education.' Adam enjoys being a journalist because it gives him an opportunity to explore with viewers the world they live in and how we can all make a difference in it.

Adam is a native of Athens, Georgia and enjoys traveling, politics, running, and the Atlanta Braves.

You can follow me on Twitter at AdamHammond3

Recent Articles

  • You Need A Living Will Or Advance Directive

    Posted on: 12:40 pm, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 05:26pm, April 16, 2014

    Healthcare advocates promoting living wills on national Healthcare Decision Day
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  • University of Memphis Pushes Drastic Tuition Decrease For Some Students

    Posted on: 11:49 am, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 05:38pm, April 15, 2014

    Some students could save $1,400 in tuition
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  • Wharton Looks To Alter Employee Benefits To Balance Budget

    Posted on: 1:15 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 05:27pm, April 14, 2014

    Wharton says changes must be made to save the city money
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  • Legislators Say There’s Good Reason For Delay In Rape Kit Money

    Posted on: 1:05 pm, April 11, 2014, by , updated on: 05:25pm, April 11, 2014

    Finger-pointing is in full force as anger mounts over the state’s decision to put off funding for untested rape kits
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  • Heartbleed Putting Online Security At Risk

    Posted on: 4:44 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    The name says it all; the computer problem called Heartbleed is likely sucking the life out of your online security.
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  • Violent Death Of Young Boy May Save Other Lives

    Posted on: 5:04 pm, April 4, 2014, by , updated on: 05:44pm, April 4, 2014

    Andrew Loyd was an 11-year-old boy killed in an Alcorn County by his father
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  • Could A Tendency Toward Crime Form During Infancy?

    Posted on: 5:29 pm, March 20, 2014, by

    Memphis has the worst health disparities in the country meaning there are far more differences in health outcomes among different cultural groups.
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  • Memphis Leaders Asking State for Help With Crime Problem

    Posted on: 2:21 pm, March 18, 2014, by , updated on: 03:43am, March 19, 2014

    City leaders are pleading for help from the state to keep convicts behind bars
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  • Some Memphis Leaders Say Crime Isn’t A Top Priority But Should Be

    Posted on: 1:44 pm, March 17, 2014, by , updated on: 01:46pm, March 17, 2014

    According to city leaders Memphis’s crime problem is so bad the city is losing residents at an alarming rate and tightening the budget with the fight against crime using up most of your tax money.
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  • TN House Votes to Delay Common Core

    Posted on: 4:12 pm, March 14, 2014, by , updated on: 04:55pm, March 14, 2014

    After seeing the biggest improvement in education in history last year the Tennessee House of Representatives is loosening education standards
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  • HHS Secretary Speaks With WREG As Obamacare Deadline Approaches

    Posted on: 3:33 pm, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 04:54pm, March 11, 2014

    The deadline to sign up for the ACA less than three weeks away
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  • Did Germantown Violate Meeting Law With Friday Vote?

    Posted on: 1:49 pm, March 10, 2014, by , updated on: 06:25pm, March 10, 2014

    Board members hope it stops a federal judge who can still stop the district from opening
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