Destiny Wiggins is the newest reporter at Lakeland News. She covers stories within the viewing area to ensure the community is well informed and up to date on current events.
Destiny was born and raised in Sanford, FL. At a young age she knew that she wanted to be on television. She is a recent graduate from the preeminent University of South Florida with a bachelor’s in Mass Communications concentrating in Broadcast News.
While in college, Destiny had the opportunity to serve as an Orientation Leader, helping incoming students have a seamless transition into the University. She served as the Membership Chair for the Black Female Development Circle and won the title of Miss Blue and White 2018 in the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Pageant. Destiny also had the pleasure of being a part of the USF student-ran news cast called “Florida Focus”, where she anchored, produced and gained real world experience in a news room.
In her spare time, you can find Destiny in her kitchen or a local restaurant. She loves to create new recipes and trying new foods. She also enjoys writing for her blog “Divine Destiny”.
Aside from that, she tries to spend as much quality time with her friends and family and is always looking for a new adventure and travel destination.