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

  • Edmond volunteers brave bad roads to feed elderly

    Posted on: 4:06 pm, February 4, 2014, by , updated on: 06:58pm, February 4, 2014

    EDMOND, Okla. – While schools are closed and many businesses are taking a snow day,  volunteers at Edmond Mobile Meals...
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    mobile meals
  • Authorities Search for Logan County sex offender

    Posted on: 10:23 pm, January 31, 2014, by , updated on: 11:26am, February 1, 2014

    LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. – Logan County Sheriff’s deputies are working hard to keep child sex offenders on their radar and...
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    Cedric Baker is a convicted sex offender. Logan County authorities are asking for the public's help to locate him.
  • NEW: Unsolved murder case; Police release sketch of victim

    Posted on: 4:10 pm, January 31, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:26pm, February 28, 2014

    For weeks, investigators have been trying to figure out the identity of a victim who was murdered last month. Tonight...
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  • Officials: Baby left alone at busy mall was honest mistake

    Posted on: 12:15 pm, January 30, 2014, by

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A handful of shoppers and customers noticed a baby in a stroller left alone next to a...
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  • What does it take to issue a burn ban? State forestry officials discuss burn ban criteria

    Posted on: 9:42 pm, January 22, 2014, by , updated on: 02:49pm, March 11, 2014

    OKLAHOMA – January isn’t over yet but forestry officials say Oklahoma has already seen nearly 100 wildfires and more than...
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  • Gov. Fallin to announce plans for a popular bridge that could be closed for several months

    Posted on: 6:17 pm, January 21, 2014, by , updated on: 04:32pm, February 6, 2014

    UPDATED 4:26 p.m. LEXINGTON, Okla. – Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin announced Thursday that she will be joined by local officials...
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  • Fire threatens Moore family’s home

    Posted on: 10:17 pm, January 17, 2014, by

    MOORE, Okla. – A Moore couple comes home to a fire surrounding their home and were shocked to learn the...
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  • Officials: Guthrie police officer responsible for wildfire that charred 1,320 acres

    Posted on: 5:56 pm, January 14, 2014, by , updated on: 09:11pm, January 14, 2014

    GUTHRIE, Okla. – Three days after a controlled burn got out of control, a wildfire continues to smolder in Guthrie....
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  • Midwest City inmate back behind bars after poorly planned escape

    Posted on: 10:27 pm, January 9, 2014, by

    MIDWEST CITY -A Midwest City inmate and his wife are behind bars after a short-lived prison escape. Bobby Gourley, 42,...
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  • OKC Police search for baby face burglars

    Posted on: 10:09 pm, January 3, 2014, by , updated on: 10:48pm, January 3, 2014

    Police are looking for two suspects who broke into a local pharmacy. Investigators release surveillance video of two boys who...
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  • Cat fight is brewing among neighbors in a historic district

    Posted on: 9:28 pm, January 1, 2014, by , updated on: 06:06pm, January 3, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A cat fight is brewing among neighbors in a historic district in northwest Oklahoma City. Some residents...
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  • Bandits break-in Prague home stealing memories of dead child

    Posted on: 6:40 am, December 27, 2013, by , updated on: 01:04pm, December 27, 2013

    PRAGUE, Okla. – Crooks break-into a Prague home stealing hundreds of dollars worth of electronics. Jeffery Oakes says electronics including...
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