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

78 school bus stop arm violation tickets given by WLPD since August

Sgt. Philhower with WLPD said they don't give out warnings, even for first time offenders. Instead, each violator gets a $234 ticket

Center of Hope at IU Health Arnett celebrates one year of service

The Center of Hope at IU Health Arnett opened it's doors in November of 2018. The hospital had an anniversary celebration Tuesday night

Logansport Memorial Hospital collecting toys and toiletries

The drive begins on Wednesday, November 20th and ends on Friday, December 6th.

LUM opening warming centers early

The warming stations are meant for anyone experiencing homelessness.

People gather at town hall meeting to discuss discrimination at Purdue

They discussed freedom of speech and expression, and the availability of quality mental health care.

Three arrested in Attica drug bust

Two people from Indiana and one from Illinois were arrested for drug related charges.

Historic Reynolds school back in business after being vandalized by juveniles

The juveniles caused thousands of dollars of damage. However, they were able to get most of the cleaning done in time for a wedding reception in September.

Purdue students protest discrimination outside Mackey Arena

A group of about 40 students gathered outside Mackey Arena Wednesday night to protest, as fans headed into the arena for Purdue's basketball game.

Clinton County mourns the loss of Rossville teacher Brian Thomas

Chemistry teacher Brian Thomas died in a car accident early Friday morning. To many of the people he interacted with, he was more than his job title.

Former West Lafayette Mayor Sonya Margerum passes away

Mayor John Dennis confirmed Sonya Margerum's passing.

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