Digital Content Producer - KSLA
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 watching Marvel movies.
Texas teen involved in deadly shooting at Krewe of Gemini parade turns himself in; charged with negligent homicide
Updated: Feb. 23, 2023 at 10:52 AM CST|
By Rachael Thomas and Daffney Dawson
A teenager from Texas is facing criminal charges after the shooting death of another teen at the Krewe of Gemini parade in Shreveport on Saturday, Feb. 18.
Updated: Feb. 16, 2023 at 7:30 PM CST|
By Daffney Dawson and Gray News staff
A Shreveport police officer was arrested and charged with negligent homicide in the shooting death of Alonzo Bagley.
Updated: Nov. 10, 2022 at 9:29 AM CST|
By Daffney Dawson, Fred Gamble and Debra Worley
A woman in Texas convicted of murder was sentenced to death Wednesday after a 25-day hearing.
Updated: Aug. 3, 2022 at 12:14 PM CDT|
By Brittney Hazelton, Daffney Dawson and Jade Myers
Three young children went missing in a private pond and a search occurred.
Updated: Feb. 10, 2022 at 10:35 AM CST|
By Rachael Thomas, Daffney Dawson, Tayler Davis and Alexandria Savage
Walker-Donaldson was the mother of a young girl.