Donovan Jackson

Donovan Jackson

WAFB Reporter

Baton Rouge, La.

Donovan Jackson is a general assignments reporter for WAFB 9News.

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  • Southern University: Mass Communication with concentration in Broadcast and Journalism

Recent Articles by Donovan

Coronavirus vaccine could affect how you donate plasma

Family speaks after losing three children in house fire on Nottingham

Some southwest La. families to enroll their children in Baton Rouge area schools due to damage from Hurricane Laura

  People evacuating ahead of Laura trying to follow COVID-19 guidelines while staying with family members

92-year old bikes 92-miles for birthday

Halt on some evictions ends June 8 due to Phase 2 of reopening

  Space heater causes massive damage to N Acadian apartment complex; no injuries

  LSU President F. King Alexander will leave for Oregon State University

LSU Tiger and Southern Jag fans celebrate busy college football weekend

Lawmakers to vote on bill to expand ride-sharing statewide

Louisiana’s Laine Hardy crowned next ‘American Idol’

Flood victims living in FEMA’s MHUs could see big penalties

LA Wallet app free for next 30 days, has new safety feature

Woman survives vicious dog attack in St. Helena Parish, recounts ordeal

Woman, son found slain in La. home; reward now raised to $10k