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Patsy Douglas

Patsy Douglas is a news reporter for News15 at KADN-TV.

Title: Reporter
pdouglas@kadn.com

News 15 news reporter Patsy Douglas is a 2020 graduate of Norfolk State University with a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication / Broadcast News.

Patsy was born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where she discovered her passion for broadcast journalism at their local radio station.

She's interned at two of the top news stations in Norfolk, Virginia, 13 News Now and WAVY-TV 10. She has also worked and produced content with WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina and The National Association of Black Journalists in Miami, Florida.

Patsy loves telling local stories that are important to the community. Her favorite hobby when she isn't in front of the big screen is mentoring young girls who aspire to get in the media industry.

Patsy is very diverse in media and she has a keen understanding of being a woman of many talents. Be sure to check out her stories on News15.

Recent Posts by Patsy Douglas

Family Promise of Acadiana Breaking the Cycle of Homelessness

As part of our year of service initiative, we are talking to one non-profit organization called a Family Promise of Acadiana as they continue to break the cycle of homelessness amongst families.

New Organization Plans To Help Families Seek Resources In Louisiana

A new educational resource group called Bayou Lotus is starting in Acadiana. .

Omicron Variant Compounds National Blood Shortage To Historic Lows

The need for blood has been at its lowest for two years at Vitalent, something that is only getting worse with the newest Omicron variant of covid-19.

Car Accidents Increase Throughout the State

Louisiana State Police are looking back over the year as they've seen one of the biggest upticks in fatal crashes just this past year.

High Covid Surge Causes OMV Closures

More businesses are dealing with the impacts of this new variant. Recently, The Office of Motor Vehicles faced office closures around the state with their employees testing positive for covid-19.

The Salvation Army Red Kettle Kettles Falling Behind

The Salvation Army is calling on the communities’ help after seeing red kettles falling behind for the Christmas holiday.

Mental Health Growing In Acadiana

Challenges associated with mental health, specifically season depression, have only increased since the start of the pandemic.

Plant lovers Increase During The Pandemic

Ginger Sprout Plant Co. sales begin to increase online in the midst of covid-19. Many were using their plants for peace and comfort.

High Blood Pressure Growing In African American Men

According to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana is third in the nation for high blood pressure. Residents in New Iberia and St Martinville say they aren't surprised by these alarming numbers.

Local Organization Looking to Store Toys

The local organization started the Toys for Tots campaign in 2021. They have already stored over 3000 toys thus far but of course the struggle to put them in a nice building hasn't been easy.

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