Anna Darling

Anna Darling joined the News 18 team in July of 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist and Weekend Anchor/Producer.

Title: Multi-platform Journalist and Weekend Anchor/Producer
Anna.Darling@wlfi.com

Anna Darling joined the News 18 team in July of 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist and Weekend Anchor/Producer.

She is originally from Brownsburg, Indiana. She graduated from the Indiana University Media School with a degree in broadcast journalism.

With a grandfather who was a World War II journalist for his hometown newspaper in Washington, Indiana, an uncle who covered news and sports for the Herald Times in Bloomington, and an older brother who works at WIBC in Indianapolis, you could say news reporting is a family business for her.

She began her news career at the Area 31 Career Center at Ben Davis High School as a junior in high school. She worked for the radio station, WBDG, for one year and did the TV program, BDTV, for two years.

While at BDTV, she contributed to the newscast that won first place at the 2013 IASB competition. At the 2014 IASB competition, she won first place for her news package and was a top six finalist in live anchoring.

While at IU, she worked for the student television club, IUSTV, and reported for IUNewsnet. She worked for WISH-TV on their street promotions team as well as completed a summer internship there in 2017. She also did some work for Big Ten Student U during her senior year.

Even though she is a lifelong IU fan, she is excited to continue her career at WLFI.

She rode in the Little 500 at IU for three years, and she continues to cycle for fun. She loves to read, camp with her family, explore the outdoors, watch college basketball, and snuggle with her cat. One goal she has for herself personally is to become a better cook.

Anyone with story ideas/yummy recipes is welcome to email her. Please follow her twitter @AnnaDarlingTV.

Recent Posts by Anna Darling

Some LSC families frustrated with COVID protocols

A family believes they caught the virus from a LSC school, passing it on to their high-risk family member. Another parent says he keeps getting emails about positive cases with no apparent follow up action. LSC responded to these situations.

Local couple challenging community with $30,000 donation match for LUM Immigration Clinic

Like most of us who are Americans, Tanuja and Ketan Sheth have a personal connection to immigration. They want to make sure the LUM Immigration Clinic has all the financial resources it needs.

Confusion, calls for transparency from school board renewed among Carroll Consolidated community

A board member suddenly resigns. His replacement process is not advertised, and the person chosen unexpectedly passes. An unexplained change in timeline for renewing the superintendent's contract. Some in the Carroll community are wondering what is going on with the school board.

Denzel Nelson sentenced to 40 years for Valentine's Day attempted murder

Nelson will serve 35 years in the Department of Corrections and five years on probation. Judge Williams encouraged him to stay on the path he has gotten on since going to jail.

Tippecanoe Co will start new restrictions with 10% positivity rate, White Co joins red zone counties

The new TCHD restriction will start Tuesday, Nov. 24th. White County joins 20 other Indiana counties in the red zone. Meaning Gov. Holcomb's most strict county restriction level now applies in White Co.

Man sentenced to over 90 years in Fowler murder case

Rhett Martin has been sentenced to 92 years in prison Thursday. The sentencing comes after testimony trials back in October.

Teen gets second chance after Tippecanoe Mall shooting, sentenced to 20 years in juvenile prison

Judge Sean Persin found Iyon Erves guilty on six of eight charges, including attempted murder, after a bench trial in July. He is giving Erves a rare second chance by sending him to the Logansport Juvenile Correctional Facility

BCSC board approves new superintendent, looking at bringing activities back

North White High School Principal, Scott Van Der Aa, will officially start the new job in January.

Purdue Senate passes women's representation, COVID impact on faculty resolutions

The Purdue University Senate passed several resolution aimed at helping faculty on campus at its November meeting on Monday.

Logansport Memorial Hospital reinstating no-visitor policy

This will go into effect starting Tuesday, November 17th until further notice.

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Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 344373

Reported Deaths: 5864
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Jackson247834
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Morgan244144
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Miami183117
Daviess170345
Montgomery164329
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Steuben160815
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Clay136626
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