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

Plan ahead to have a safe ride home this New Year’s Eve

Timeline of Aniah Blanchard’s disappearance

  Montgomery woman’s billboards help her find kidney donor

Alabama doctors already seeing flu cases

Montgomery woman puts up billboards in hopes of finding a kidney donor

Alabama Attorney General’s Office warning of car warranty scams

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

Busiest Memorial Day travel weekend in 14 years

  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

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

  Letter from Alabama tornado victim found in debris

Recovery efforts continue for helicopter crash in Lake Mitchell

Not cleaning dryer vent could be a fire hazard

Rogers, Hagan go head-to-head for AL District 3 Congressional seat

Trunk or treating growing in popularity