Graham Ulkins

Graham Ulkins


Baton Rouge, La.

Graham Ulkins is a first-generation Southerner with a knack for telling stories. He works as a reporter and anchor for WAFB-TV in Baton Rouge.

A proud graduate of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication and Baton Rouge Magnet High School, Graham currently covers general assignments for WAFB's evening newscasts. He previously spent two years as the station's health reporter and also served as weekend and morning anchor.

Away from the station, he enjoys playing tennis and traveling near and far, having spent two eye-opening years abroad in Germany.

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  • RTDNF Fellowship in Germany


  • Louisiana State University: Broadcast Journalism
  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Recent Articles by Graham

  Famed Louisiana author Ernest Gaines dies; funeral service details announced

  Outstanding Mature Girlz non-profit receives $10k grant from Walmart to help young women develop life skills

  Family member living in La. recounts slaying of 9 relatives in Mexico

  Cooking class helps diabetes patients eat healthier without sacrificing flavor

  Mayor canvasses neighborhood to encourage people to vote against St. George incorporation

  La. elementary school partners with Uganda class to deliver care packages, letters

  HEALTHLINE: OLOL doctor using herpes virus to treat melanoma

  EBRSO reserve deputy who reportedly rear-ended garbage truck, killing employee now charged

  BEHIND THE SCENES: OLOL Children’s Hospital team simulates patient transfer

  Job fair being held with special focus on former inmates looking for work

  SNEAK PEEK: Opening day for OLOL Children’s Hospital quickly approaching

Old South Baton Rouge neighborhood receives $50k grant in the hopes of getting on National Register of Historic Places

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Feliciana Hummingbird Celebration

  Long-time Baton Rouge business celebrates milestone

  Woman’s Hospital expanding GRACE program to help expecting mothers dealing with opioid addiction

  Family-operated distillery will use local sugarcane to breathe new life into Donaldsonville

  New eye clinic opens in Old South Baton Rouge

  ‘Prevention on the Go’ brings cancer screening to local businesses

Cell service providers offering unlimited talk, text, data as Barry encroaches

Lightning strike leaves over 12,000 without power in Tangipahoa

  Woman found walking on interstate with gunshot wound; 6th shooting in Baton Rouge in 5 days

  Mom says son nearly died from dairy ingredients in finger paint

  Mothers of sons who died from drug overdoses advocate for grief support groups

  Family of Brusly Middle School student settles lawsuit after leaked video

  LSU fans have mixed reaction to SEC lifting ban on alcohol sales in college stadiums

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Group uncovers forgotten plantation cemeteries

  Parish County Line excited for big performance at Bayou Country Superfest

Snapchat predator allegedly blackmailing teens for nude photos

  Debate over St. George transition bill turns nasty

  EBR school board approves two new charter school applications; some teachers not happy