Baton Rouge native Miranda Thomas joined the WAFB 9NEWS Team as a reporter in July 2022.
Miranda, a 2019 graduate of Southern University, comes to WAFB from a television station in Alexandria, LA where she also worked as a reporter.
While at Southern, she wrote for the university newspaper and was a reporter for Southern University Television (SUTV).
Miranda is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and the Southern University Alumni Federation.
She is a 2013 graduate of McKinley Senior High School.
She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and her “fur baby” named Minnie.
Updated: Jan. 20, 2023 at 3:26 PM CST|
By Miranda Thomas, Perry Robinson and Bria Gremillion
The man who Louisiana State Police said was driving the 18-wheeler that hit and killed three members of the Southern University Human Jukebox Marching Band has been arrested, according to officials.
Updated: Aug. 26, 2022 at 2:48 PM CDT|
By Miranda Thomas and Jordan Gartner
A mother in Louisiana says she is dealing with the impossible of not only burying her son but getting swindled out of money in the process.