Micah Upshaw

Micah Upshaw joined the WLFI-TV 18 News team in September 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist.

Title: Multiplatform Journalist
Micah.Upshaw@wlfi.com

Micah Upshaw joined the WLFI-TV 18 News team in September 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist.

She was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio but spent her college years in Athens, Ohio where she graduated from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University.

While in Athens, Micah worked as a reporter with WOUB Public Media, a PBS affiliate station. At Ohio University she produced, directed and hosted Straight Up!, an entertainment news show. She was also a fashion and entertainment news host for The Relevant radio show. She worked as a writer, blogger and stylist for Thread Magazine, where she was able to create her own clothing pieces. Micah loves the world of fashion and makes clothing in her free time.

Micah spent a summer in Los Angeles, California interning at LATF USA Entertainment News.

She is so excited to call the Greater Lafayette area her new home. Micah has a passion for people and is dedicated to uncovering and telling stories that impact the lives of those in the community.

Follow Micah @micahupshawwlfi on social media. Feel free to contact her with any story ideas.

Recent Posts by Micah Upshaw

Lafayette couple making headbands for healthcare workers

A Lafayette couple is creating specially designed headbands for healthcare workers.

Food Finders Food Bank Partners with National Guard to distribute food

As the world works to fight COVID-19, Food Banks across the nation are also still working to fight hunger.

Community concerned about poor internet connection while students start e-Learning

What was meant to be a week of e-Learning will now be a month and Clark Hill families dealing with poor internet connection are concerned.

Subaru and Arconic donate Tyvek suits to Lafayette firefighters

Firefighters are one group feeling the effects of COVID-19 but Tippecanoe County industrial companies are stepping up to help.

Logansport Memorial Hospital opens walk-in COVID-19 testing clinic

Logansport Memorial Hospital is now offering a walk-in respiratory clinic for COVID-19.

American Red Cross launching virtual mental health training for public

The American Red Cross is launching a virtual mental health training program for the public in response to COVID-19.

Lafayette flower shop donating free flowers to public service professionals

A downtown Lafayette flower shop isn't letting product go to waste, Blooms and Petals Fresh Flowers owners is donating flowers to public service professionals.

Tippecanoe County Coroner adjusting methods amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Tippecanoe County Coroner's Office is closed indefinitely

YWCA prepares for more domestic violence cases to increase

The "stay at home" statewide order has YWCA Greater Lafayette leaders concerned. As families are forced to stay in close quarters amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Driver killed in West Point crash identified

The driver killed in an overnight crash near West Point Friday has been identified.

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