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

  • Del City police investigate mysterious hotel death

    Posted on: 4:18 pm, March 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:23pm, March 14, 2014

    DEL CITY, Okla.  - Investigators are looking into a Oklahoma man’s mysterious death after finding new evidence. Larry Allen 51,...
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  • EXCLUSIVE: Okla. man almost dies in police custody

    Posted on: 9:54 pm, March 13, 2014, by , updated on: 10:26pm, March 13, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man said he almost died after a car accident because police failed to get...
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  • Police: Being legal in other states doesn’t make it legal in Oklahoma, drug arrests spike

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 06:23pm, March 11, 2014

    For months the debate over the legalization of marijuana has occupied national headlines. But a local police chief says there...
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  • Fomer Oklahoma deputy behind bars for alleged sexual abuse

    Posted on: 10:42 pm, March 7, 2014, by

    OKLAHOMA – A former lawman who was working as a registered nurse is behind bars Friday night after a patient...
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  • New sexting bill aims to keep teens off the sex offender registry

    Posted on: 10:22 pm, March 6, 2014, by

    OKLAHOMA – Snapping salacious pics and sending them to underage sweethearts has landed thousands of teens on the sex offender...
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  • Oklahoma man facing forgery charges in Piedmont check ring

    Posted on: 8:26 pm, March 5, 2014, by , updated on: 10:21pm, March 5, 2014

    PIEDMONT, Okla. – Piedmont Police arrested a man accused of trying to cash a fake check. It was a normal...
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  • 15-year-old faces serious charges after threatening students and principal

    Posted on: 10:18 pm, February 26, 2014, by , updated on: 10:49pm, February 26, 2014

    LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. – Lawman now know who was behind a threat that caused a school district to be shutdown....
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  • OFFICIALS: Lexington bridge problem dates back to 1938

    Posted on: 10:09 pm, February 19, 2014, by , updated on: 05:06pm, February 20, 2014

    LEXINGTON, Okla. – New details about the closed bridge that connects Purcell to Lexington. State Representative David Perryman District 56...
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  • Investigators work to stop illegal locksmiths

    Posted on: 8:45 pm, February 19, 2014, by and

    Unlicensed and untrained locksmiths are a huge problem in the state of Oklahoma. Officials say some metro companies are accused...
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  • GRAPHIC: Sewer back-up creates havoc on Del City residents

    Posted on: 10:22 pm, February 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:58pm, February 14, 2014

    DEL CITY – There’s a stinky problem in Del City stemming from a sewage backup. “I can’t even stand to...
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  • EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Children rescued during standoff

    Posted on: 10:20 pm, February 13, 2014, by , updated on: 08:09am, February 14, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Many KFOR viewers watched as the tact team tried to get a suspect to surrender. Bob Moore...
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  • Standoff ends peacefully; suspect now in custody

    Posted on: 3:45 pm, February 12, 2014, by and , updated on: 03:34pm, February 13, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – We are told Bounty Hunters were attempting to take a suspect into custody after he escaped from...
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