Daffney Dawson

Daffney Dawson

Digital Content Producer - KSLA

Shreveport, La.

Daffney Dawson joined the KSLA News 12 team in June of 2020.

She has lived in Louisiana for most of her life and became interested in journalism while studying at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. While there, she served as the opinion’s editor for the Purple and White newspaper, spent a summer interning for KSLA, and served as an intern for the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting.

Daffney graduated from Millsaps with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies, as well as double minors in music and Spanish.

In her spare time, Daffney enjoys traveling, discovering new music, and going to the movies.


  • Millsaps College, bachelor's in mass communications

Recent Articles by Daffney

Gov. Edwards holds news conference at LSU Health Shreveport on state’s response to winter weather

Former LA Gov. Edwin W. Edwards undergoing tests in Shreveport

Projected winners for 2020 presidential election

Hurricane Chris, four others indicted for recent homicides

  Texas woman dies after baby is forcibly removed from womb

Pregnant woman shot inside car

Louisiana hemp production passes critical milestone