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

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

  Protecting your pets on the Fourth of July

  Maranda at Work: May the cheese be with you

Rondreiz “Junior” Phillips now missing for 1 year

  Jury selection begins in trial of man accused of killing SPD Officer Thomas LaValley

Shreveport pediatrician writes children’s book tackling mental health

Where is your DNA going? The pros and cons of purchasing DNA kits

Crews remain on scene of First Bossier fire; community meeting on Wednesday

Shreveport startup using olive oil to treat Alzheimer’s Disease

Police identify woman shot in Shreveport; infant also was wounded

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