A familiar face in the Ark-La-Tex, Crystal Whitman is thrilled to be a part of the KTBS 3 News team! You’ll see her out in the field covering education, and in the studio filling in on the anchor desk.
The KTBS-3 Assignments Education reporter is an experienced broadcast journalist who has worked at television stations in Michigan and Arkansas before returning home to cover news in Louisiana.
Crystal came back to KTBS 3 News after serving as a morning anchor and education reporter at KALB-TV/CBS 2 In Alexandria, Louisiana. She was also host of the tv show, “Crystal’s Critter’s.”
A journalism graduate of Northwestern State University, Crystal also studied for a year at the University of Maryland. While in college, Crystal won several pageants including two local beauty pageants within the Miss America Organization. You can often find Crystal at local festivals, events, and fundraisers, as Crystal is very much involved and immersed in the community.
When the Louisiana native is not reporting, she enjoys everything the Ark-La-Tex has to offer: great weather, restaurants, shopping, and, of course, living close to her family.