Porsha Williams

Porsha Williams is a multimedia journalist and news producer for WTHI-TV in Terre Haute.

Title: Multimedia Journalist
PWilliams@wthitv.com

Porsha Williams is a multimedia journalist and news producer for WTHI-TV in Terre Haute.

She graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2018 with a bachelor of arts degree in broadcast journalism. She also minored in Spanish. She anchored, reported, and news produced their award-winning student-run newscast Hub City-TV. She also rocked the airways of their campus radio station WUSM. #SMTTT

She's a proud southern belle, born and raised in Gulfport Mississippi and it was there she started her career after graduation as a news production assistant at WXXV-TV, three months later she was promoted to morning news producer. There she produced a four-hour-long newscast and also had an on-air entertainment franchise piece called "Finally Friday" where she detailed all of the various activities you could do over the weekend on the coast.

When she's not at church or planning her next vacation she enjoys rooting for her favorite football team the Saints. WHO DAT!

Porsha would love to hear from you as she learns to navigate the Midwest. Contact her at pwilliams@wthitv.com. Be sure to follow her twitter and give her Facebook page a like as well!

Recent Posts by Porsha Williams

One in five suffer from mental illness - one organization is working to raise awareness

Mental health illnesses impact a majority of society. The Hamilton Center is shining a light on this topic for mental health awareness month.

May is Lupus Awareness Month - here's how one Terre Haute native lives with the disease

One Terre Haute native is fighting lupus, and she's also helping others along the way.

Revitalization efforts are underway for the City of Sullivan

Revitalization efforts have been in the works for the city of Sullivan since 2012, now different initiatives are being put into play.

Preparations for new Sullivan County festival underway

Peace and love, that's what one festival is focusing on. It's coming to Sullivan county next year but they're already preparing for the big weekend.

Finding strength through a new Terre Haute gym

Phoenix Elite gym is now open for business in Terre Haute, but it took some sweat and hard work to get there.

Marshall teenager set to join the Space Force after graduation

One small-town young man is on his way to the Space Force.

12-year-old Florida boy arrives in Wabash Valley to honor fallen Terre Haute police officer

Showing honor to first responders who lost their lives in the line of duty is what one 12-year-old from Florida does nearly every day.

President Biden has proposed free tuition for community colleges - here's what one local school leader thinks about the plan

In President Biden's 99th day in office, he proposed a $1.8 trillion American Families Plan during a joint session of congress.

Marshall residents have the chance to take part in city-wide clean-up, here's how

Spring is here, and with that comes spring cleaning. Marshall, Illinois is getting its whole community involved with a big cleanup.

Bridgeton held a rendezvous event

Over in Bridgeton, Indiana they had a rendezvous.

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