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."
As Kim Lassai comforted her distraught daughter after a man was fatally shot just blocks away from their New Orleans East home last week, neither knew the 21-year-old would suffer the same fate, on that same block, just days later.
Wednesday was supposed to mark the opening of Kenner’s new bustling, billion-dollar airport. Instead, crews were still building and working on the finishing touches, after the opening was delayed yet again.
Witnesses are designed to strengthen a case, whether it’s for the defense or prosecution. But not all witnesses want to testify. Advocates argue that’s especially true in cases of domestic or sexual violence.