Demie Johnson

Demie Johnson joined the News 18 team in May 2017.

Title: Multi-Platform Journalist

Demie Johnson joined the News 18 team in May 2017. Demie was born and raised in Michigan City, Indiana.

She is a graduate of Ball State University where she double majored in Journalism and Telecommunications. While at Ball State, she was an anchor and reporter for BSU's TV station, NewsLink Indiana.

Demie was an intern at WISH-TV in Indianapolis. She is also a graduate, and a member of the NPPA News Video Workshop.

Demie is passionate about capturing moments in people's lives through her camera and telling their stories. She is excited to live in, and get to know people in the Greater Lafayette Area.

Demie is a local titleholder in the Miss America Organization. She has competed on the Miss Indiana stage, and one year placed in the top 11.

She spent most of her life performing in theater and loves to be on stage.

Demie feels lucky to get to do what she loves everyday, and can't wait to share your stories. Feel free to contact her with story ideas!

Recent Posts by Demie Johnson

Tippecanoe County resident to move into No. 3 spot in Pentagon

A Tippecanoe County resident is in the process of taking over a huge role in the nation's Department of Defense.

ISP warning drivers to clear snow and ice off windshields

Indiana State Police are on the look out for clear windshields.

More than 100 protesters gather in front of Tippecanoe County Courthouse

More than 100 people showed up to the Tippecanoe County courthouse to protest in response to President Trump's firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Thursday.

Indiana State Troopers preparing for first snowfall of the season

Indiana State Police are preparing for the first snowfall of the year.

Forbes Magazine recognizes Lafayette

A recent Forbes magazine article gives Lafayette the number two spot for business and careers in the nation.

Port of Hope fundraiser on track to raise $30,000

A major fundraiser for Lafayette Urban Ministry's immigration Clinic is on track to raise $30,000.

New lights illuminate top of courthouse

Some LED lights are helping to illuminate the top of Tippecanoe County courthouse.

Gateway to Hope Program proves success in reducing spread of disease

Preliminary data released Thursday suggests Tippecanoe County's syringe exchange program, or Gateway to Hope, has been successful in reducing the spread of disease.

New rules expected for Lafayette pet owners

Pet owners in Lafayette could soon have a new set of rules to follow.

Two bouncers stabbed at Lafayette bar early Sunday morning

Two stabbed at Checkerboard Tavern in Lafayette

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