Samantha Morgan

Samantha Morgan is a Baton Rouge native who has started working in media while attending Louisiana State University in 2000. She started as a print reporter at Tiger Weekly specializing in art and entertainment feature stories and was promoted to the Editor-in-Chief. Her first issue ended up being monumental because it was released two days after Hurricane Katrina made landfall. Morgan left her position in 2007 to focus on music journalism for the new media department at The Advocate. In 2009 she left print media for broadcast journalism. Now, she serves as the head of the digital department.

Recent Articles by Samantha

It’s that time of year again! Pelicans return to the University Lakes

Two police officers under investigation for incident involving middle school student

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Car crashes into lake on LSU’s campus is under construction

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Bond doubled due to upgraded charge for crash that killed bicyclist

Watch your step! Snakes more active this time of year

Dangerous heat: Safety starts before you walk outside

No out of state concerts for NBA YoungBoy due to probation violation, judge rules

The Dyson House Listening Room set to ReOpen the House

Go Sami! Student body creates truly special moment at graduation

Coroner identifies 2 victims who perished in Brusly fire

Lemonade Day 2018: When life hands you lemons, make money from them!

Dancing unicorn dad helps kick off LEAP week with a laugh

Caught on camera: Mother, son arrested after street fight over movie theater confrontation

Teen arrested for man who was murdered hours after celebrating birthday

Liberty Lagoon reopens with a splash for 2018 season

WANTED: Armed robber fired gun at victim in neighborhood near park

Crawfish bandits accused of sneaking onto farms at night