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

Flu ‘widespread’ in Alabama, according to CDC

How to protect your children from kidnappers

Equality volunteer firefighter laid to rest

Ala. Dems pass contradicting party bylaws

ADPH talks signs leading to suicide, how to prevent

Fire Danger Advisory issued for every Alabama county

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

Victim’s sister speaks after changes made to state’s ‘Move Over’ law

  Alabama Attorney General’s Office warning of car warranty scams

  Alabama Shakespeare Festival reveals 2019-2020 season lineup

  AL woman recalls experience with flesh-eating bacteria six years ago

  Event held to raise money for March 3 tornado survivor

  Now is the time to get children back into the school routine

Retail sales in Alabama are increasing

  Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris visits Montgomery

  Protesters rally against Alabama’s new abortion law

More than 3,500 unvaccinated students attend school in Alabama

  Auburn, Alabama put aside rivalry on anniversary of 2011 tornado

  23 reported fire fatalities in Alabama so far this year

  Auburn fan ecstatic after Sweet 16 victory

School bus filled with clothes for victims of tornado

  ‘Handful’ of scammers in Lee County preying on storm survivors

  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

What you need to know about the new tax law

2 men save neighbor from burning house in Eclectic

  Families seek answers year after sons' bodies found