Lakiya Scott, FOX13Memphis.com

Lakiya Scott, FOX13Memphis.com

Lakiya Scott serves as your local Education Reporter. She started her journey with FOX13 in January of 2022. Lakiya comes to the Bluff City by way of the Mississippi Delta where she was Evening Anchor for The Delta News. While there, she often conducted timely interviews with municipal and state leaders regarding emergency storm recovery for local residents and infrastructure legislation. She got her start in journalism through internships at Flint and Detroit-area news stations. Lakiya was born in France, and raised in Atlanta, GA. In her spare time, she enjoys travel, fitness and is a true foodie, so you can catch her in the kitchen whipping up a meal or around town trying out a new restaurant. Lakiya is a graduate of Alcorn State University and Kettering University. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. If you would like to connect with Lakiya, she welcomes your news tips or just a simple hello! Send her a shout on Facebook @lakiyascott901, Twitter @scottlakiya or send her an email at Lakiya.scott@fox13memphis.com

Latest Headlines by Lakiya Scott

A push for more transparency in school libraries strikes up a controversial debate, especially now that the term “library” is being expanded to also define content that’s located inside the classroom. The Age-Appropriate Materials Act of 2022 received Governor Bill Lee’s signature back on March 24th. Lee said the law would ensure that parents are aware of what’s available to students in their libraries, but not everyone agrees with the move.