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

  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

Krewe of Demeter celebrates Vegas style for coronation

How to keep your child safe in sports

  Keeping You Safe: Back to School Immunizations

  Purposeful Pain: Shreveport woman shares her pain and explains how to find purpose through hardships in her new book

  Shreveport church plans flag memorial for homicide victims

  Putting Benny to work: A Taking Back Our Streets update on Benny Brown

  Taking Back Our Streets: Event aims to highlight fathers

  On Her Own Terms: Corinne Lightbourn

  Jalynn’s Jeans: Caddo Magnet High student fights homelessness

  Louisiana teacher on paid leave for allegedly hitting student with Off can

  TBOS: Former drug dealer steps up to save children on the streets

  DeSoto Sheriff’s Office ‘Taking Back Our Streets’ with new D.A.R.E. vehicle

  Airline High School levels the playing field for all students

TBOS: Bossier Parish residents encouraged to L.O.C. up

  Couple suffers loss of two infants to rare disorder

  School resource officer locks down school, helps save gunshot victim’s life

  Northwest Louisiana gospel group takes aim at violence

  TBOS: Pastors on patrol praying for violence to end

  Exclusive: Eric Prudholm says DNA testing is a blessing after spending 37 years in Angola for Bossier rape and armed robbery.

  Three years later, family still awaits justice for man killed inside home

  Blood drive to help LA Tech student diagnosed with lymphoma

Boy, 6, scores big at Jacqueline Scott & Associates Toy Run

  Family still seeking answers 10 years later in murder of grandmother

  Reaching Our Dreams Foundation gives away 230 turkeys in Shreveport

Family displaced by fire loses mom to breast cancer

  SPD Chief Ben Raymond wants more communication with victims’ families