Maranda Whittington

Maranda Whittington

Maranda Whittington joined KSLA in July 2018 as a reporter. She is a military brat and was born in San Diego, California. She has lived in Oklahoma, North Carolina and Georgia. Maranda graduated from Georgia State University with a degree in Telecommunications and a minor in speech. While in school Maranda worked as a news reporter for her school's newspaper and was a reporter for her school's student-run news station. Maranda also worked as a radio intern for the Ryan Seacrest Foundation and as a news intern for WSB-TV in Atlanta. In Maranda's free time she loves to travel. She has studied abroad in Spain and Mexico and has also been to Australia and Africa. She also loves to read and watch movies (particularly Marvel films).

Recent Articles by Maranda

Wiley College announces new accredited film degree at Nate Parker Summer Film Institute

  KSLA Salutes: Col. Steve dePyssler celebrates his 100th birthday

  Antique & Vintage Bazaar kicks off at Historic Scottish Rite Cathedral

  KSLA Salutes: From clay to bronze

  Jimmie Davis Bridge reduced to one lane Thursday and Friday

  BPCC hosting national cyber conference later in July

  Milam Street Kitchen Incubator expected to open in August

VA MISSION Act allows veterans to access urgent cares

  Caddo Schools holding two transportation job fairs this week

  Maranda at Work: Hot air balloonist

  LifeShare in need of blood donations before storm hits

  Food Bank of NWLA in need of donations this summer

  Red River Balloon Rally kicks off this weekend

  United Way of NWLA looking for sponsors for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

  Maranda at Work: Kenzie’s Cakes & More

  LifeShare offering free movie, Splash Kingdom tickets for blood donors Friday

  KSLA News 12 employee, 33 others become U.S. citizens on Fourth of July

  Exotic animals will race at Louisiana Downs for the Fourth of July

  Protecting your pets on the Fourth of July

  New child safety seat law going into effect Aug. 1

  KSLA Staycations: Texas Country Music Hall of Fame

  KSLA Staycations: Longview World of Wonders

  KSLA Staycations: Natchitoches National Fish Hatchery & Aquarium

  KSLA Staycations: North Louisiana Military Museum

  East Bank District hit heavy by Sunday night’s storm

  KSLA Staycations: Cypress Black Bayou

  33rd Annual ‘Let the Good Times Roll’ Festival kicks off in Shreveport

  SporTran holding back to school drive all summer long

  Shreveport-Bossier Tourist Bureau seeking feedback about bringing in bikes and water taxis

  Wiley College creating career closet for students