Amanda Roberts

Amanda Roberts

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."


Recent Articles by Amanda

Coronavirus clusters reported at daycares, summer camps

Video poker, casino, malls prepare for phase two reopening

Health workers monitor COVID-19 as cases increase for third day straight

Events uncertain at Superdome, Smoothie King Center given calendar and hotel-motel tax hit

Music industry hopeful for 2021 Jazz Fest return after 2020 cancellation

COVID-19 patients donate blood, plasma to help patient research and recovery

Fishermen fear impacts from Bonnet Carre Spillway opening third year in a row

Frontline ER nurse dies of coronavirus, remembered as smiling, caring nurse

‘Don’t take it lightly,’: Unlikely coronavirus survivor’s story and message for others

Krewe, city, safety leaders hold closed-door meeting on Carnival 2021 safety

Report shows Hard Rock collapse has cost the city over $11 million

Husband: Drive-by shooting injures wife while babysitting 5-month-old inside home

ATF investigating former deputy for trafficking weapons to Mexico

Louisiana monitoring Chinese Coronavirus after confirmed US case

  Endymion planning on alternate route after Hard Rock demolition delayed again

Hard Rock Hotel demolition timeline pushed back several months

Tobacco, vape store owners start implementing 21+ smoking age law

  Kanye West brings his ‘Sunday Service’ concert to Baton Rouge

City’s denial of FOX 8 records requests implies criminal investigation into Hard Rock collapse

Engineer estimates weeks until remains recovered from Hard Rock collapse site

Growing concern over high cost of medical marijuana

FOX 8 Defenders: Northshore residents frustrated at continued dirty, brown water in homes

Brees in ‘excellent’ hands with Los Angeles specialist, local expert says

Saints franchise will look to head coach, other team leaders in QB Brees’ absence

Archdiocese files documents to dismiss church sex abuse lawsuit based on NOLA No-call lawsuit dismissal

Expensive drainage projects may cost citizens, more than 500 tons of garbage pulled from canal

Delta Sigma Theta sorority honors Nancy Parker in Omega Omega farewell service

Daughter of former Saints player files lawsuit against Archdiocese for sexual abuse

  Video: Alleged attack on Andy Dick captured by French Quarter surveillance camera

Jefferson Parish sheriff claims opponent tried to bribe him