La'Tasha Givens

KFOR-TV Reporter

Before joining the KFOR, La'Tasha Givens worked as a Reporter/ Anchor at WCTV in Tallahassee, FL where she began her news career. While she enjoyed working in public relations, her dream was to become a reporter so she made a career change. She is graduate of Eastern Michigan University. She grew up between Michigan and Atlanta.

Happiest moment in my life was...: My first spiritual birthday, my wedding day
Play any sports/Favorite Sport: I love to golf and play tennis, not that I'm any good at either.

Favorite TV Show: Oprah

Favorite Car: Convertible SUV…it doesn't exist yet but I really want someone to create one for me.

4 notable persons you'd invite to dinner: Oprah, Diane Sawyer, Ronald Regan, President Barack Obama

Favorite food: Lamb and Lobster

I have a pet: None

Knew you wanted to be a reporter when…: I was 10 years old reporting from the playground about a neighbor's lost cat.

Best movie of all time: Legends of the Fall, I Am Sam

Hardest part of my job: Leaving tough stories at work

Favorite holiday: I enjoy them all

School fight song: I can't remember…: which is sad because I was a cheerleader.

People are surprised when I tell them…: I'm really afraid of squirrels

I like to listen to…: Anything mainstream

Favorite Book: The Bible, it's the most fascinating book I have ever read. There is love, war, incredible stories of courage, sibling rivalry.

I'd jump at the chance to…: travel the world for a year

Best part of the day: The morning

Favorite place to be other than home and work: Anywhere traveling with my husband

Anything else you want viewers to know about you: I believe there is something wonderful in everyone.

Recent Articles

  • Residents ticketed for parking on their own property

    Posted on: 11:05 pm, April 17, 2014, by , updated on: 11:15pm, April 17, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Residents in Southwest Oklahoma City are upset about recent parking tickets they received for parking on their...
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  • Crews respond to house fire in Northwest Oklahoma City

    Posted on: 9:20 pm, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:25pm, April 16, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Crews responded to a house fire on Valleycrest Trail in North Oklahoma City Wednesday night. Initial reports say the...
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  • Battle lines drawn over smart meter safety

    Posted on: 5:59 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 06:35pm, April 15, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Some Oklahoma families continue to fight to have smart meters removed from their homes because of health...
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  • Bride to be needs teeth before wedding, calls Channel 4 for help

    Posted on: 10:59 pm, April 11, 2014, by

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A metro woman was upset to learn her dentist closed unexpectedly. Tara Downey was getting married in...
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  • “It’s sticker shock,” Changes to property taxes have Oklahoma residents fuming

    Posted on: 11:00 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 09:18am, April 11, 2014

    EL RENO, Okla. – Canadian County is one of the fastest growing counties in Oklahoma and now it’s facing some...
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  • New law reins in wild bounty hunters

    Posted on: 9:42 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 10:26pm, April 9, 2014

    From high-speed chases, to rescuing children from homes with suspects held up inside, officials say bounty hunters can play a...
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  • Victim’s mother outraged, convicted killer back on the streets

    Posted on: 4:27 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 05:40pm, April 8, 2014

    A metro mother is outraged after the man convicted of killing her son was released from prison after serving less than...
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  • NEW: Logan County murder suspects charged

    Posted on: 10:35 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 03:10pm, April 4, 2014

    UPDATE: 4/4 – The women arrested for the death of Shawn Masters were arraigned today. Brandy Hanson and Angel Munoz were...
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  • Edmond man on the run after child molestation allegations

    Posted on: 10:16 pm, March 28, 2014, by , updated on: 10:22pm, March 28, 2014

    UPDATE: 4/1 – The man wanted for allegedly sexually molesting a young relative has turned himself in to police. Andrew...
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  • Angry parents taking on anti-abortion protesters outside school

    Posted on: 9:56 pm, March 26, 2014, by , updated on: 06:23am, March 27, 2014

    NORMAN, Okla. – Upset parents are counter protesting anti-abortion picketers in Norman this week. Brooklyn Jackson said the students, “walk...
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  • Anti-abortion picketers targeting one Oklahoma high school

    Posted on: 6:59 pm, March 26, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:56pm, March 26, 2014

    NORMAN, Okla. – The Abolish Human Abortion (AHA) group has reportedly been picketing outside of Norman North high school. A witness...
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  • U.S. Supreme Court criticizes key Obamacare mandate challenged by Oklahoma’s Hobby Lobby

    Posted on: 3:06 pm, March 25, 2014, by , and , updated on: 05:45pm, March 25, 2014

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — A key provision of the health care reform law championed by President Barack Obama came under harsh...
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