Samantha Day

Samantha Day


Montgomery, AL

Samantha Day is a general assignment reporter who joined WSFA 12 News in May 2017.

She is a native of Montgomery and attended Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School.

Samantha is a student of Troy University's Hall School of Journalism, majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in leadership development.

At Troy University, Samantha was the president of the Society of Professional Journalists, a member of the Broadcasting Club, and active with TROY TrojanVision News, her college’s student-run television station.

She attended the Southeast Journalism Conference where she ranked first for Best Television News Feature Reporter for 2016 and first in the television anchoring onsite competition for 2017.

In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her friends and family and binge-watching television shows on Netflix.

Recent Articles by Samantha

What to know about Alabama’s graduated drivers license law

Gov. Kay Ivey unveils Alabama’s Bicentennial Park

  Flu ‘widespread’ in Alabama, according to CDC

  Community gathers to pray for Aniah Blanchard

Dispute over new chair, vice chair elected to Alabama Democratic Party

  Montgomery woman’s billboards help her find kidney donor

Alabama doctors already seeing flu cases

Fire Danger Advisory issued for every Alabama county

  10 traffic fatalities, 0 boating fatalities over Labor Day weekend

  Study: Alabama has longest wait time for organ transplants in nation

Alabama Attorney General’s Office warning of car warranty scams

Alabama state Senator’s house the target of attempted break-in

UnitedHealthcare may cut ties with many Alabama hospitals

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris visits Montgomery

Montgomery girl’s artwork could be featured on Google’s homepage

Playground equipment can become dangerously hot in the heat

Some Troy residents will soon be forced to move

Auburn, Alabama put aside rivalry on anniversary of 2011 tornado

Child’s wish to go to the San Diego Zoo granted through foundation

Auburn fan ecstatic after Sweet 16 victory

  Letter from Alabama tornado victim found in debris

Lee County volunteer remembers friend lost to tornado

Severe weather awareness week begins in Alabama

Crimes against Alabama’s LGBTQ community not considered hate crimes

Wetumpka Police Department destroyed by Saturday’s tornado

Should you give a pet as a present?

2 bodies recovered in Chilton County helicopter crash; 1 identified

Recovery efforts continue for helicopter crash in Lake Mitchell

Not cleaning dryer vent could be a fire hazard

Montgomery neurologist develops groundbreaking concussion technology