Caroline Wood

Multimedia Journalist

Moselle, MS

Caroline Wood is a native of Cookeville, Tenn.

She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Alabama in 2020. Caroline earned her Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a major in News Media and a Minor in Political Science.

During her time in college, Caroline had the opportunity to intern at WVLT-TV in Knoxville, Tenn., and WVUA 23 News in Tuscaloosa, Ala. These two internships helped her develop a passion for telling stories within her community.

When she’s not out covering stories, Caroline loves spending time with her dog. She also loves watching college football, going to the lake, hanging out with friends and family and listening to live music.

Caroline is very excited to be in Mississippi and is enjoying exploring the Pine Belt area.

If you have a story idea you would like to share with Carloline, send her an email at

Recent Articles by Caroline

Proposed bill calls for vote on gas tax increase

How to support your pet’s health during cold weather

  Teacher pay increase, COVID-19 relief on top of state legislature’s agenda

Mississippi hospitals overwhelmed as new year approaches

  USM nurse practitioner program ranked best in state

Firefighters share safety tips for using space heaters

  Local author releases new Christmas book

Pine Belt students write poems, letters to veterans

Service dog could be life-changing for Ellisville boy with autism

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith says prescription drugs on the forefront of her next term

  USM receives research grant from NASA

Hyde-Smith weighs in on Supreme Court confirmation hearings

Inclusive recreation facility opens in Laurel

American Red Cross starting disaster relief after Hurricane Laura

Students with special needs face problems during COVID-19 pandemic

“Let MS Vote” rally to be held Saturday in Jackson

Breaking down President Trump’s payroll tax holiday order

Cities, counties could see COVID-19 relief through MEMA and FEMA

  COVID-19 pandemic effects on animal control and animal shelters

  Mississippi is cracking down on animal cruelty with new law

  Mississippi Armed Forces Museum Reopens

  Mississippi Highway Patrol launches ‘Drive Right Mississippi’ initiative

  World War II Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday