Nick Gremillion has worked as a digital journalist for five years in south Louisiana.
Nick is a native of Covington, Louisiana and took video production courses at Covington High School.
He is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, where he majored in Mass Communications-Broadcast Journalism and minored in creative writing. Nick managed Nicholls’ student-ran radio station 91.5 FM KNSU for two years.
While attending Nicholls, he got his start in digital journalism while interning for 89.9 FM WWNO in New Orleans. As an intern he covered the Thiboduax/Houma area for WWNO.
He also produced two segments for the nationally syndicated financial radio program Marketplace during his internship WWNO.
He got his first job in news in 2013 at WVLA/WGMB-TV in Baton Rouge where he worked as a digital content producer and digital content manager.
In 2015 he began working at KLFY-TV in Lafayette where he worked as a digital media manager.
Nick joined the WAFB team in 2017 as a Digital Storybuilder. He currently works with WAFB’s talented team of anchors, reporters, and producers to enhance WAFB’s digital content. The position allows Nick to be both in the field and in the newsroom.
Nick also manages the Outdoors content on WAFB’s TheLouisianaWeekend.com. This is what he enjoys doing most.
He looks forward to telling the stories of outdoor enthusiasts in the Baton Rouge area and beyond.
Gov. Edwards is expected to address the state’s continued spike in COVID-19 cases, the alarming increase in hospitalizations, and the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine for Louisiana residents 70 and older.
Officials with the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) say the 6,754 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Wednesday, Dec. 30 is the highest single-day total of cases reported during the pandemic so far, without neither a backlog nor two day’s worth of cases.
A top official in LSU’s athletic department, who USA TODAY reported admitted to steering allegations against student-athletes to a superior instead of LSU’s Title IX coordinator, has voluntarily stepped down from his position on the committee to select the university’s next president.
The LSU men’s basketball game against the University of New Orleans scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) has been postponed due to NCAA and SEC COVID-19 protocols, the team announced on Twitter.
The second investigative article in one month by the national newspaper USA Today claims LSU had knowledge top officials in its athletic department violated Title IX policies in the past and did nothing to correct the problem when notified two years ago.