Christopher DeFelice

Christopher DeFelice

WAFB Intern

Baton Rouge, La.

He is currently a mass communication senior at Louisiana State University concentrating in Public Relations. In addition to his major studies, Chris is also pursuing minors in business administration, history and screen arts.

Chris was born and raised in Galliano, Louisiana where he grew up in traditional Southern Louisiana style. He graduated from Vandebilt Catholic High School in 2016 before moving on to LSU in the fall.

Chris’ passion for film and television inspired him to pursue a career in the field, which led him to an internship with WAFB.

He now assists with the social media management and production for the station.


  • Louisiana State University: Mass Communication (graduation Dec. 2019)

Recent Articles by Christopher

Free car seat inspections available statewide September 21

Cortana Mall: How one of Baton Rouge’s original mega shopping centers fell victim to the changing times

Two men arrested after drug bust in Livingston Parish

  HOPE Ministries receives grant for food pantry expansion

Communication across the Curriculum: The hidden gem of LSU

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: ‘The Lion King’ dominates in its opening weekend as ‘Avengers: Endgame’ breaks the all-time record

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: ‘Spider-Man’ takes the top spot for the second week in a row, ‘Crawl’ and ‘Stuber’ disappoint in their debut

Arrest made in string of Livingston Parish vehicle burglaries

Suspect arrested in Tangipahoa Parish murder

Gotcha bike share program comes to LSU campus

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: ‘Toy Story 4’ No.1 for second weekend in a row, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ falls short of all time record for now

  NEW SCAM ALERT: Phone scheme involves ‘spoofing’ official numbers

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: ’Toy Story 4′ scores huge No. 1 opening, far ahead of competition

WAFB viewers share their favorite local weekend activities

WAFB’s Weekend Favorites brings you an inside look at our favorite local weekend activities

Baton Rouge Fire Department releases tips on grilling safety for Father’s Day