Domonique Benn

Domonique Benn

Anchor

A recipient of a National Edward R. Murrow award and a six time Emmy-nominated anchor, Domonique Benn has helped to lead the KSLA News 12 anchor team for eight years.

Domonique has a background in investigative reporting. Many of her investigative reports have been picked up by national media outlets and received national awards.

Domonique is also a recipient of two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. One of the awards recognized Domonique’s investigative report, "Bad Medicine". She was also a part of team coverage on a deadly train wreck and chlorine spill while working in Augusta, Georgia.

While working in Virginia , she was recognized by the Virginia Associated Press as "Best Anchor of the Year" for the entire state. Domonique's hard work earned her national recognition when she was featured in Ebony magazine as one of the 30 talented young adults on the rise.

Domonique has worked in newsrooms in Mississippi, Georgia, and Virginia. The University of Florida graduate has a Bachelor of Science degree in Telecommunications-News and a minor in English with a concentration in African American Literature.

During her career, Domonique has interviewed numerous national leaders. From politics to entertainment, she has covered it all.

Domonique is a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists. She also is a member of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Mid-American Emmy chapter and was previously on the Board of Governors for the chapter. She is very active in the Ark-LaTex and is very active in the March of Dimes.

She continues to share her life's philosophy, "I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul."


Recent Articles by Domonique

  STOMP OUT BULLYING: October is Nat’l Bullying Prevention Month

  Shreveport’s Commission on Race and Diversity to hold virtual event on Oct. 22

ArkLaTex fraternities and sororities present check to evacuee fund

  BPCC Nursing program celebrates 100% pass rate for NCLEX

  The road to Angola and back

  ‘Stop the Violence’ event in Mooretown ends after gunfire breaks out

Local businessman writes book to help lost black boys find their way

  BPCC becoming an option for students who choose to stay home for college

North Louisiana advocate for special needs named to Governor’s Advisory Council

  Ben Raymond goes from probational to permanent police chief

  Tommie McGlothen’s son wants answers after his Dad died, allegedly while McGlothen was in police custody

  Tommie McGlothen Jr.’s son speaks on his father’s death while allegedly in police custody

  Former Calvary Baptist football standout pens essay on racism, police brutality

  Eliminating cancer using laser technology

  Elijah’s Fight: Boy, 5, standing tall against brain cancer

  “Freed & Furious”: Convicted child molester released on special bond 3 months into 5-year sentence

  Morning Star Baptist, national talk show host give money for Mooretown residents through grant program

  Shreveport teacher diagnosed with COVID-19 shares her story

  Webster Parish woman dies from COVID-19

Study recommends no law school for Shreveport: local leaders still fighting

Annual African-American celebration set to honor 11

Extended Foster Care: Shreveport woman moves out of home to help at risk young girls

  ‘I didn’t care if I lived or not’: sexual assault survivor speaks out

Sexual assault victim Samantha McGee shares her impact statement

  Local group aims to educate first responders when encountering children with autism

Caddo Parish teacher fighting rare cancer

  Elysian Fields parents say bullying drove their 11-year-old daughter to her death

  Local Jeep club easing surgery fears of kids at Shriners Hospital for Children-Shreveport

  Veterans Celebration Committee to honor 11 veterans

One of the drivers involved in double fatal accident was out on bond for previous DWI charge