Ashley Mackey
Ashley Mackey is a Community Journalist for ABC7 Eyewitness News. She joined the team in August 2019 after reporting and anchoring in Phoenix, Arizona, for Cronkite News on Arizona PBS.

Ashley earned her master's degree in sports journalism from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and her bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Montana. At Montana, she studied on a full-ride tennis scholarship, and when she graduated from there, she traveled the world playing professional tennis for two years.

Ashley worked as a News21 fellow on the "Hate In America" project, which garnered awards such as a Robert F. Kennedy Award, an Edward R. Murrow award, a BEA award and an EPPY award. She also interned at the United States Tennis Association.

Ashley is excited to be back and reporting on Inglewood, the city where she was born. She serves her community alongside her sorority members of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Inc.

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Ashley's Stories
Big Bear Mountain Resort opens to snowboarders and skiers this week
Resort officials say the lack of natural snow isn't uncommon and that their robust snowmaking machines will help carry the resort through its snow season.
BTS fans line up at SoFi Stadium in the middle of the night to wait for merchandise
Fans traveled from nearly 80 countries to see BTS perform four shows at SoFi Stadium this week. On Tuesday, they lined up to purchase merchandise.
Innovative guitar shop in Inglewood creates guitars with built-in amps
Combining musicianship with engineering, ElectroPhonic Innovations in Inglewood makes special electric guitars.
Snoop Dogg joins Rams, Chargers to give away turkeys to 2,500 Inglewood residents
"As a kid I dreamed of a lot of things and to be able to give back was one of the things that I've always dreamed about," said Snoop Dogg, who said he loves giving back to the Inglewood community.
Parents fear closure of 117-year-old South LA school, though LAUSD says there are no such plans
Parents say they received a letter causing them to believe Trinity Elementary School may be closing, however, an LAUSD official said there are no plans to close the school.
Mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccines? What to consider when getting your booster shot
There are lots of questions surrounding the COVID-19 booster shot and since learning people can mix and match that extra dose, it's brought up the question: which booster shot should you get?
Leimert Park preserves and celebrates Black culture with weekly marketplace
Over the years, the marketplace has grown becoming not only a place to congregate, but also a community resource.
SoFi Stadium in Inglewood seeking to hire thousands at job fair this week
SoFi Stadium is looking to hire about 1,200 to 2,000 people for various jobs, including cooks, dishwashers, concession stand workers and more.
Religious leaders call for 'cease fire' following killing of Compton pastor
"We're not going to live in fear and we, as ministers, we're not going to sit back and allow others to take care of our community," said Dr. Michael J. Fisher.
'We still fought to the very end': Morningside players speak out about lopsided loss to Inglewood
Inglewood High School's 106-0 win on the football field against Morningside High School has attracted national attention and prompted a lot of criticism.