Lericia Harris

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Lericia Harris was named evening radio news anchor for CBS Radio Atlanta WAOK in August of 2015.

Prior to joining WAOK and V103, Lericia served as an intricate part of the sports marketing/digital team at ESPN/The Walt Disney Company in Orlando, Florida. While there, she assisted in the management and execution of the strategic marketing directions for both runDisney and ESPN Wide World of Sports including: video production and business analysis. She was also a production assistant, weekend news reporter, and sports reporter at WCJB TV 20 News in Gainesville, Florida and WFTV Channel 9 in Orlando, Florida covering all local news and high school, collegiate, and professional sports. During those experiences, Lericia wrote and produced multimedia news reports for long-form programming.

Lericia is an advocate for higher education. As a proud graduate of Bethune-Cookman University (BCU), a historically black college/university, she believes education opens the door to endless opportunities. She obtained her Bachelors of Arts in Mass Communications, Broadcasting Journalism from BCU. She furthered her education obtaining her Master’s in Advertising from the University of Florida directly after finishing undergrad.

Not only is Lericia a supporter of education, she additionally values community involvement. She is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., and the Association for Black Journalist.

Lericia is an extrovert and often characterized as a “Southern Belle” because of her kindness, hospitality, and overall demeanor.

A few things she enjoys: swimming, reading, learning, shopping, cooking, and attending church.

GHSA State Basketball Finals: What You Need To Know

Sam Crenshaw and Lericia Harris report on what you need to know regarding the Georgia High School Association State Basketball Finals.

WAOK-AM–03/08/2017

Atlanta’s Mayor Reacts to Falcons Big Gig Game Loss

The Mayor of Atlanta says the Falcons had an incredible season and played a terrific game in Super Bowl LI.

WAOK-AM–02/06/2017

Fulton County Juvenile Court Presents – A Conversation with Parents

Juvenile Court cordially invites the public and all members of the community to attend our upcoming community gathering, A Conversation with Parents, Saturday, February 4th, 10AM at Impact Church.

WAOK-AM–02/01/2017

Fans Farewell to Falcons #RoadtoHouston

Fans packed Atlantic Station to send for Falcons sendoff on the #RoadtoHouston

WAOK-AM–01/29/2017

Thousands Gather for Atlanta’s Social Justice and Women’s March

Thousands gathered in the pouring rain in downtown Atlanta for a peaceful demonstration of solidarity after the swearing in of the 45th President of the United States.

WAOK-AM–01/21/2017

Isakson Avoids Run-Off with win over Barksdale

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson has won a third term with a victory over Democrat Jim Barksdale

WAOK-AM–11/08/2016

Brothers Who Attacked Parents Sentenced to 20-year Prison Terms

The Gwinnett brothers who admitted to attacking their parents and attempting to blow up their home will spend at least two decades in prison.

WAOK-AM–11/08/2016

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Says Phillips Arena Renovation is “Going to be Amazing”

The City of Atlanta and the Atlanta Hawks have announced plans to renovate Phillips Arena.

WAOK-AM–11/02/2016

Killer of LGBT Activist Gets Life Sentence for “Horrific” Crime

A man who killed a gay rights activist will spend the rest of his life in prison.

WAOK-AM–11/01/2016

Man wanted for alleged sexual assault on 10-year-old

Police are searching for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl on her way to school.

WAOK-AM–10/19/2016

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