Grace Carson grew up in Pineville and graduated from Louisiana College in May 2017.
She started her career at KALB while still in college as an intern in February of 2016. Within the year, she stepped into a full-time reporting position focusing on education news. In 2017, she was awarded second place at the Associated Press Awards in the feature story category, and received recognition as the 2017 Student Broadcaster of the Year by the Louisiana Association of Broadcasters. Grace also contributed as co-anchor of Weekend Edition until leaving KALB to travel abroad.
Her travels brought her through the Western U.S. and Canada to Alaska. Next Grace Backpacked through China, rode a bicycle around Taiwan and braved winter weather in South Korea. Seven months later, all of her adventures brought her full circle to Pineville.
Grace returned to KALB to anchor Jambalaya and Good Day Cenla. She continues to report as a multimedia journalist. You can catch Grace’s adventures right here at home by following her social media accounts.
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