Chandler Watkins

Chandler Watkins

Reporter/Anchor - KSLA

Shreveport, La.

Born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas, Chandler is excited to be in Shreveport covering the news that matters to you. Chandler graduated from the University of Central Arkansas in December 2017 after studying broadcast journalism and public relations.

She worked for the student-run news station, News 6, as a reporter, anchor, and even news director!

In her free time, you can find Chandler exploring northwest Louisiana, watching sports, or trying out new foods.


  • University of Central Arkansas, broadcast journalism and public relations, 2017

Recent Articles by Chandler

Military family thanks community for outpouring of support after U-Haul is stolen

  Northwest Louisiana churches react to governor lifting capacity limits

  REPORT: Louisiana ranked as worst state for children during COVID-19 pandemic

Louisiana doctor speaks on Johnson & Johnson vaccine, COVID variants

  Arkansas truck driver making delivery to Shreveport ends up on ECMO machine for 30+ days

  Many Shreveport area businesses seriously impacted by winter weather water issues

Louisiana’s weather-related death toll rises to 6

  Water and MRE distribution efforts continue in DeSoto Parish

  Natchitoches mayor provides updates on city’s water situation

  Northwest Louisiana hospitals recount wintry week, thankful for community support

  Shreveport company comes to the aid of northwest Louisiana hospitals

Some cold weather shelters in the ArkLaTex open as extreme winter weather continues

DeSoto Parish officials ask residents to stay off the roads, warn of potential water and power outages

Willis-Knighton Health System cancels non-emergency procedures amid water issues

Salvation Army providing aid amid freezing temperatures

  DEEP FREEZE: Tips to keep your water pipes from bursting, what to do if they burst

Barksdale makes security adjustments after man able to illegally gain access to base in Maryland

  KSLA Salutes: the Navy veteran turned doctor of education dedicated to service

La. Senator Cassidy speaks on impeachment trial, minimum wage proposal

  Caddo School District releases community survey results

  KSLA Salutes: Ellsworth AFB bomber to join Super Bowl flyover

  Air Force launches global security review after a man illegally entered Joint Base Andrews

KSLA Salutes: B-52 pilot from Minot AFB shares excitement ahead of Super Bowl LV flyover

  KSLA Salutes: Meet the Air Force pilot leading the Super Bowl LV flyover

  Caddo-Bossier Port looking forward for 2021

KSLA Salutes: BAFB prepares for 2021 Defenders of Liberty Air Show

  REPORT: People ‘cutting in line’ for COVID-19 vaccines

La. Senator Cassidy speaks on impeachment trial, COVID-19 relief package

  Sci-Port Discovery Center to house headquarters of the Louisiana La STEM Region 7 Innovation Center

  COVID-19 cases increasing in children, teens