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

  New Tulane study sheds light on airborne coronavirus

  N.O. city council member Jason Williams pleads not guilty in tax fraud charges

  Voting officials take precautions ahead of Saturday election

  COVID-19 cases spike in St. Tammany Parish

  St. John Parish Judge John Perilloux indecent behavior trial delayed

  Five candidates running in Mandeville mayor’s race next weekend

  NOPD rookie officer fired after allegedly striking Slidell officer

  St. Tammany Guard flyover provides welcome break from increased COVID patient loads

  Defrocked deacon dies while awaiting criminal trial

  Councilmember Jason Williams says he’s not backing down from D.A. race after indictment

  New life for Broadwater beach on the Mississippi Coast

  Several Northshore restaurants blame COVID-19 spike for temporary closure

  St. Tammany councilman says Hwy 1077 Connector Rd. needed, inspite of new opposition

  New law named after Mandeville man, could clear way for more independent living, for those with disabilities

  PANO, and Sheriffs speak out against effort to lift ‘Qualified Immunity’

  Mississippi sees spike in coronavirus cases

  State House Committee approves JPSO body cam resolution

Two deputies back at work after violent protest raises questions

  6-year-old rescued by grandpa, who passes, speaks about the tragedy

  Grand Isle Police issues warning, NWS works on new software after 6 drownings

  Former Lafreniere Park director arrested and charged with theft

Former Lafreniere Park manager arrested; inspector general releases incriminating report

  New director being sought for St. Tammany Animal Shelter after petition drive

  Northshore businesses scramble to reopen after Cristobal flooding

Northshore flood victims deal with tough recovery have latest deluge

  Northshore residents face financial strain after heavy flooding in homes

  Louisiana State Trooper George Baker laid to rest in hometown

  Bar owners complain about reopening rules

  St. Tammany Parish drills for hurricane season during COVID-19 crisis

  New St. Tammany study shows 1 in 4 unemployment claims come from hospitality sector