Rob Masson

Rob Masson

FOX 8 reporter Rob Masson began his broadcasting career while in college as News Director at WLSU. This Louisiana State University grad has been covering news in New Orleans since the mid-eighties, and has been with FOX 8 since 1994.

Recent Articles by Rob

  St. Tammany leaders address boaters not following social distancing

  Local medical distribution facility faces challenges amid coronavirus

  EMTs being trained to administer stay-at-home test for coronavirus

  Engineers say demolition over implosion of Hard Rock has its advantages

  Mississippi Gulf Coast faces the economic impact of shutting down bustling casinos

Northshore helping people who are going hungry during pandemic

  JP coroner’s office, funeral homes prepare for changes due to coronavirus

  Small businesses struggle to survive as they wait for federal help

Tourists respond to coronavirus in New Orleans area

Relatives remember Dr. Robert Lancaster of the Lambeth House

  Employees at dozens of hotels worry about impact from COVID-19

  New Orleans tourism, hospitality industries suffer under new coronavirus rules

  City leaders hold coronavirus tabletop exercise

City plans for the possibility of coronavirus with meeting of stakeholders

  Suspended Inspector’s name shows up on state inspector list

  Visually impaired Metairie man seeks more ride share acommodations for guide dog

  Third party inspectors busy since city permits shakeup

  Contractors work around delays at permits office caused by terminations

  41 cars broken into in parking lot of Notre Dame Seminary

  Tourism officials keep an eye on affects of coronavirus on travel

  Krewes spending thousands to break up tandem floats after two deaths

  Calls for new tandem float restrictions after Nyx death

  Bird consevationists and biologists fight bird population decrease

  Witnesses recount scene after woman was struck and killed by Nyx float

  Tulane center to begin research for coronavirus vaccine

  Houma Police investigate allegations of inappropriate faculty behavior at THS

  Sentencing underway for three teenage carjackers

  St. Tammany DA pushes for kidney testing after cancer diagnosis

  Mississippi River Rising: Fish by the truckload at Bonnet Carre Spillway

  SNAP responds to Gayle Benson statement