Lauren Westbrook is originally from St. Louis, Missouri and spent time in the Dallas area as well growing up. She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where she earned her degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. Boomer Sooner!
Lauren came to WAFB in May of 2011 after reporting in Waco, Texas for three years.
She currently co-anchors 9News This Morning and anchors 9News at Noon.
Dr. Craig Greene and his wife, Kristen, are preparing for their first holiday season with a fifth child. The journey to bringing him home has been 18 months long. Boomer Greene was in an orphanage in China with 800 other special needs children.
While everyone typically focuses on the LSU players and coaches, what their superstitions and traditions are before the College World Series, what about their wives? What about the girlfriends, the families, and the children who have been in Omaha for the past couple of weeks?
It's hard enough on humans who suffer from allergies in south Louisiana and veterinarians say it's no different for pets, especially in the spring, but there are some safe and cheap ways to keep your dogs from itching.
The humidity in Louisiana presents a constant battle for people who have frizzy hair. Alden Clark, 13, says she used to battle a rats' nest on her head every morning before school. "Every morning, we'd have to brush it through and it was…pain," Clark said. Her dad is a single father and often tried to help her. "We tried over the counter products to no avail," Boyce Clark, Ph.D. said. "I looked into Keratin straightening treatme...
The candidate who takes the East Baton Rouge District 9 Metro Council seat faces some big challenges. It's an area hit hard by recent flooding and plagued with traffic concerns in southeastern Baton Rouge.