Morse Diggs

Morse Diggs


Morse Diggs is a reporter for FOX 5 News. Morse came to FOX 5 from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, where he was the City Hall correspondent.

Before landing in Georgia, he worked for the Akron Beacon-Journal. Morse was part of the Atlanta Journal team that won a UPI award for coverage of the John Lennon/Mark Chapman stories. He is also a participant in the Leadership Atlanta Program.

In 1982, Morse exchanged his pen for a microphone and started his television career. Covering Atlanta city government, Morse has broken many exclusive stories for FOX 5 News. His work has won Morse a number of accolades, including his induction into the Atlanta Press Club Hall of Fame.

A graduate of Amherst College, Morse is married with two children and lives in Atlanta.

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Atlanta mother's home shot up

On Christmas Night, the Connor family gathered to watch movies. As the young children began to fall asleep, the parents heard shots very close to their Atlanta home.