Amanda Roberts

Amanda Roberts

Amanda is incredibly excited be a part of the Fox 8 News team. She is a Nashville, Tennessee native with strong ties to the New England North; she’s now happy to have made it to what her family and friends refer to as the “Deep South."


Recent Articles by Amanda

Crews replace tarp concealing worker’s remains, find further collapse at Hard Rock site

  Louisiana monitoring Chinese Coronavirus after confirmed US case

  Endymion parade route change means some businesses will miss out

  Residents hopeful for Mirabeau Water Garden project promises

  Local bars see record numbers, LSU win big boost for tourism

  LSU fans cheer on the team as they arrive in New Orleans

  Air of Uncertainty: New air monitoring technology to be installed

  Two arrests made in death of 82-year-old man after he was robbed

  Bail bonds agents fear how long court clerks furlough will last

  Endymion planning on alternate route after Hard Rock demolition delayed again

  Hard Rock Hotel demolition timeline pushed back several months

  Watchdog group fears easier paroles for gang, violent criminals

  WATCH: Revelers prepare for New Year’s Eve performers and fireworks in the French Quarter

  VIDEO: St. Bernard parish deputy accidentally runs over, kills family dog

  Tobacco, vape store owners start implementing 21+ smoking age law

  New Orleans businesses open doors for tourists, locals on Christmas

  Family tradition helps light the way for Papa Noel

  Business owners encouraged since I-12 widening project to begin soon

  Mother describes terrifying moment 2 Carnival cruise ships collided

  Canal Street shooting victim says potential shooters will “have to deal with God”

  Irish channel residents growing tired of being victims of car thefts, break-ins

  Public health, state leaders launching another cancer study around St. John parish

  Family, neighbors shocked after disabled woman dies trying to escape apartment fire

  Mother fears more responsible for son’s shooting death on SUNO campus

  Smooth travels and jazz showcased during a busy day at Armstrong Airport

  Armstrong Airport geared up for another busy day of travelers

  Plaquemines parish leaders, residents hopeful for Myrtle Grove floodgate project

  Slidell police ramp up efforts to combat juvenile crime

  Legislators to hear testimony about ransomware attacks on state servers

  Jefferson Parish residents receiving sticker shock at property tax bills