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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

First Charter Academy Coming to Vermilion Parish

Williams Scholar Academy is a new charter academy making its way to Vermilion Parish after fighting for years to start a charter school in the parish.

Learning Loss During the Pandemic Increases

Students around Acadiana are preparing for summer break but some teachers and parents are reflecting on their concerns regarding learning loss.

Acadiana Facing Massive Rental Car Shortage

Auto Rental etc. are one of many facing a major shortage of rental cars right now. General Manager, Eric Stroderd says the company has never seen a demand like this before.

New Improvements Coming to Schools In Evangeline Parish

Eleven schools in Evangeline Parish received much needed capital improvement after two decades of no investment.

Acadiana Residents Concerned for Hurricane Season

Many people are hoping Acadiana doesn’t see the damaging winds and floods we saw during last hurricane season after already dealing with so much damage in 20-21.

Kirk's U Needa Butcher Floods

Many businesses experienced flooding in yesterday’s rain event. The owner of Kirk’s U Needa Butcher is calling on the Lafayette Consolidated Government to fix the draining issue.

Kok Wings and Things Expands Restaurant

As Covid-19 precautions become less restrictive , restaurants are starting to see an increase in customers. One here in Lafayette has expanded their business to new heights to make a better experience for people.

Activist Reacts to Judicial District Attorney Don Landry Announcing the Decision To Not Return Indictments Against Lafayette Police Officers

Activist group Village 337 that has been working around the community for the past 8 months since the death of Trayford Pellerin is not satisfied with the decision that was made.

Childhood Hunger Increasing In Acadiana

Second Harvest Food Bank is lacking volunteers to help combat childhood hunger in Acadiana.

New first Owned Freestanding Birth Center Soon To Open In Acadiana

A new option for soon to be mothers is coming to Acadiana. The first owned freestanding birth center is now here in the state of Louisiana.

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