Spencer Chrisman

WAFB Digital Content Producer

Baton Rouge, La

Spencer Chrisman is a native of Walker, Louisiana who is returning to the media world after a 5-year absences.

He started working in media in 2011 with KALB in Alexandria, Louisiana as a multimedia journalist, and helped cover the LSU football team in the 2011 SEC Championship Game.

Spencer has been part of the WAFB team before as an intern with the 9Sports in 2012. He has recently worked as a freelancer helping shoot local high school football for Sportsline Friday Night, and a producer for 9Sports Extra.

Contact Spencer via email at spencer.chrisman@wafb.com.


  • Louisiana College: Major Print/Broadcast Journalism
  • Walker High School

Recent Articles by Spencer

FOUND: Man reported missing in W. Feliciana Parish located

Mayor Broome partners with Dollar General to increase food access

  SEC to allow voluntary in-person athletic activities for all sports

  Domino’s looking to hire 150 team members across Baton Rouge

Southern University engineering staff and students producing 3D masks

  Baton Rouge government buildings reopening with new guidelines

  Baton Rouge law enforcement agencies hold online memorial service for fallen officers

LB Donte Starks dismissed from LSU football team; former 4-star recruit cites academics as reason

BRAC responds to coronavirus pandemic, offers resources, webinars to businesses

More than 4k diplomas awarded at LSU virtual graduation

DOC employee arrested for allegedly attempting to smuggle contraband

RPCC to hold drive-thru pinning ceremony for 2020 practical nursing graduates

  BRCC to hold Spring 2020 virtual commencement

One for the Ages, a new SEC documentary on LSU Football’s historic season

Livingston Parish Library announces four phase Reopening Plan

Louisiana Supreme Court makes changes to July bar exam

NFL getting rid of pass interference video review

$30K in laptops distributed by the Walls Project

BREC allows local restaurants and food trucks to operate in parks

On May 19: Let’s second line to thank our front line

  Republic Services launches $20 million ‘Committed to Serve’ initiative

LSU junior awarded prestigious Truman Scholarship

  Safety tips for combatting domestic violence during COVID-19 pandemic

LongHorn Steakhouse introduces new Steak Shop

Easter Bunny visits drive-thru Easter basket distribution

Drew Brees signs with NBC Sports after career is over with Saints

  Coach Breaux says ’We all have to play better defense’ in COVID-19 PSA

LSU junior becomes 36th winner of Goldwater Scholarship

  Woman’s Hospital using germ-zapping robots during COVID-19 pandemic

  Hammond teacher beats cancer during COVID-19; family says