Meg Gatto is an Emmy-nominated reporter and anchor. She joined the FOX 8 team in March 2011 and can be seen on FOX 8 Morning Edition. Originally from Pennsylvania, Meg followed in the footsteps of her parents, moving to New Orleans to attend college. She graduated from Loyola University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.
For one Kenner mother, the pain of losing her son, shot in the line of duty, is just as real today, as the day it happened five years ago. Through her pain, she's formed an unbreakable bond with someone very close to the case, a bond she says has helped her to survive.
The young dancers at the Martha Mayer School of Dance perfect their craft, nailing every step along the way. While the goal is to blend in with the team, there’s one person in the sea of black leotards who stands out because of what she’s had to overcome to get there.
This weekend the Krewe of NYX will celebrate the opening of an all-inclusive playground meant to benefit children with disabilities. The playground will also honor Nancy Parker who was to serve as the krewe’s grand marshal this year.
Local car dealerships and repair shops say they’re still inundated with people bringing in waterlogged vehicles, almost a week after heavy rains soaked the area and caused widespread street flooding last Wednesday (July 10).
For some children with autism, activities like going to a concert or park can be terrifying. But the Audubon Zoo and Aquarium are trying to change that, making the experience for all children just a little brighter.
A Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Deputy is being investigated for his ties to an alleged hate group. A representative with the Southern Poverty Law Center says if the deputy is found to be part of the alleged hate group "Proud Boys", he need to be fired.
The NOPD arrests three men for a Lakeview car theft and say the men may be connected to more crimes. Officers picked up Donovan Mitchell, Dwight Robinson and Malik Spencer early Wednesday morning. Officers also found the victim's jeep SUV, trashed. Lakeview resident Julien Chouest is happy to have his Jeep back. But he's not happy about its condition. "They busted open my glove box with my screwdriver. The entire exterior is scratched and the front bumper is gone," Cho...