Donovan Jackson

Donovan Jackson

WAFB Reporter

Baton Rouge, La.

Donovan Jackson is a general assignments reporter for WAFB 9News.

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  • Southern University: Mass Communication with concentration in Broadcast and Journalism

Recent Articles by Donovan

  ACTION JACKSON: Man claims city-parish neglecting responsibilities; mayor’s office responds

  St. Francisville paints the town pink for cancer awareness

  ELECTION DAY: Breakdown of proposed amendments

  ACTION JACKSON: Exposed sewerage affecting families at Baton Rouge apartment complex

  Action Jackson helps man with wrongfully suspended driver’s license

  Habitat for Humanity celebrates 30 years in Baton Rouge with mortgage burning

  ACTION JACKSON: City cuts grass at business after residents express concern

  Action Jackson helps Baton Rouge neighborhood get city-parish’s attention

  ACTION JACKSON: Homeowner claims BREC park is responsible for damaged property

  ACTION JACKSON: Woman claims Baton rouge apartment contributing to her safety concerns

  Action Jackson helps homeowner resolve issue with tire shop

  Life of LSU athlete Wayde Sims celebrated with butterfly release one year after death

  ACTION JACKSON: Debris from tree removal costing taxpayers

  Man claims fence was destroyed by neighbor’s tree, seeks help from Action Jackson

  Action Jackson helps woman staying in unlivable conditions

  ACTION JACKSON: Mobile home owner claims company refuses to make repairs despite having warranty

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Keeping swamp pop music alive

  Project ChildSafe brings free gun locks to Baton Rouge

  BRPD announces record low in summer homicides

  ACTION JACKSON: Sewage issue at church now fixed after pastor reaches out to WAFB

  Man paralyzed by distracted driver shares story to encourage safe driving

  Basketball Tournament unites law enforcement and Baton Rouge youth

  ACTION JACKSON: Social security scam costing consumers millions

  ACTION JACKSON: Residents say Republic Services trucks tearing up their yards

  ACTION JACKSON: Gardere neighborhood residents say city-parish neglecting to clean up

  ACTION JACKSON: Couple claims furniture store lost their payment, now requesting more

  Community gathers to restore vandalized African American museum, teach children the benefits of fellowship

  Leaders unveil master plan for BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo and the Greenwood Community Park

  Dodgeball tournament being held to help Baton Rouge area non-profits

  Stock market makes slight rebound; people react to record drop