GR8 Neighbor - Holis Hannan

  New Orleans artist/FOX 8 Gr8 Neighbor has sights set on Lincoln Beach revitalization

Reggie Ford is well known for his colorful artwork. But when the coronavirus pandemic shut down tourism, Ford knew he had to do something to make a difference and stay busy.

  FOX 8 Gr8 Neighbor works to make sure history stays alive at cemeteries

Cemeteries, like history books, tell the stories of our communities and our lives.

  Gr8 Neighbors: Dat Desk NOLA

One New Orleans area woman is making life a little easier for students and parents who were forced to adapt to a new way of learning.

  Gr8 Neighbor: Ayden’s Hope

A North Shore couple whose lives were forever changed by tragedy nine years ago are now paying it forward.

  Gr8 Neighbor: A fashionista turned community volunteer

This month's great neighbor can light up a room full of people and she does it all in the name of charity.

  FOX 8 GR8 NEIGHBOR: Inspiring others with her love of dance

FOX 8 GR8 Neighbor inspires people of all ages with her love of dance.

  Gr8 Neighbor on a Mission with Buddy the Rescue Dog

A local animal rescue group works to make St Tammany the first no-kill shelter in Louisiana.

  Gr8 Neighbor makes prayer pockets

Harahan woman sews thousands of prayer pockets for cancer patients and senior citizens.

  Gr8 Neighbor opens doors for students’ farm animals

FOX 8 Gr8 Neighbor makes room in donated barn for local students to house their farm animals.

  Gr8 Neighbor: JPSO Deputy uses fallen officer’s patrol car to lift others up

When a police officer loses their life in Louisiana, fellow officers pay tribute, usually at an annual memorial. But, one Jefferson Parish deputy decided to take it a step further, putting a photo of the fallen officer on the side windows of an old patrol unit car.
  Heart of Louisiana: Cajun Document Exhibit
  Heart of Louisiana: Jimmie Davis State Park reopens and Caney Lake fishing
  Heart of Louisiana: Leo Ortego
  Heart of Louisiana: Charles Page’s airship
  Heart of Louisiana: 1812 Hurricane
  Heart of Louisiana: The story of Louis Armstrong
  Heart of Louisiana: Fausse Cypress
  Heart of Louisiana: Lead Belly

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