Emily Blackmarr is a native of Dickson, TN. She attended Freed-Hardeman University where she played collegiate tennis and cheerleading. She graduated from Freed-Hardeman University in 2021 with a B.A. in Communication: Public Relations and minors in English and Marketing.
During her time in college, Emily had the opportunity to work for 101.5 The One & WDKN as their News Intern. After graduation, she returned to the radio station as the news reporter to continue her passion of telling peoples' stories accurately in her hometown of Dickson.
When she's not covering news stories, Emily can be found on a tennis court, watching Ole Miss sports, and spending time with family and friends.
Emily is excited to be join the WDAM 7 family, covering news in her favorite state, and joining the Pine Belt community!