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Kourtney Williams

Kourtney Williams is a reporter.

Title: Anchor
kwilliams@kadn.com

Kourtney Williams is a nightside reporter. Kourtney is a 2020 graduate of The University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication with a concentration in broadcasting and minor in English. She is also pursuing a Master of Science in Marketing and Communications from Loyola University.

Kourtney was born and raised in the beautiful city of New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a proud and active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. She interned with ESPN-U and UL-Lafayette Broadcast services during her time in undergrad.

Kourtney prides herself on being an advocate for the community and enjoys giving back. When she's not working, Kourtney enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

If you have a story idea, feel free to contact her at kwilliams@kadn.com!

Recent Posts by Kourtney Williams

Louisiana's response to covid-19

According to the Louisiana department of health, this week marked the first day in Louisiana since July 8 that reported covid hospitalizations dipped.

Community voices concerns over park restrooms

Members of the community took to social media to voice their concerns about the conditions of the public restrooms at Girard park which they say are disgusting.

Can you still die from Covid 19 if you’re fully vaccinated?

That fact was spotlighted when Former Secretary of State Colin Powell died from coronavirus complications at age 84.

Louisiana's oil and gas industry

Louisiana's economy has long relied on the production of oil and gas but do high prices result in more jobs.

Family of murdered Lafayette man is still seeking justice

The family of a lafayette man is pleading for their brother's murderer to turn themselves in.

Why the balloon release tradition is bad for the environment

It's a trend that popping up everywhere balloon releases which are local traditions at memorials, schools, weddings, and other events.

Should people with diabetes get the covid-19 booster shot?

Boosters are recommended for younger and older people at risk for serious diseases such as diabetes.

Pfizer moving forward with oral medication

The medication will be in pill form and will be given to patients at the first sign of potential infection.

Concerns about increase in violence

Police departments here in Acadiana are seeing a surge in violent crimes including murder, robbery, assault, and rape.

Vaccines picking up at UL Lafayette

Students at UL Lafayette have been flocking to the testing and vaccination center on campus after UL announced its "Don't Wait, Vaccinate program.

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