Rob Masson

Rob Masson

FOX 8 reporter Rob Masson began his broadcasting career while in college as News Director at WLSU. This Louisiana State University grad has been covering news in New Orleans since the mid-eighties, and has been with FOX 8 since 1994.

Recent Articles by Rob

Evacuation orders issued in Grand Isle ahead of Hurricane Zeta as community readies for latest storm

  Thousands of fans in Superdome Sunday, as renovations are well underway

  Superdome officials unveil COVID safe plan

  New Orleans moving into Phase 3.2

  Hurricane evacuee numbers swell by 10% after Delta

  Grand Isle prepares for Hurricane Delta

La. National Guard works to shore up levee in Grand Isle before Hurricane Delta

New hurricane threat adds to 2020 stress; mental health experts offer some advice

  Slidell businesses shut down as area deals with minimal impacts from Hurricane Sally

Louisiana Guard units hurt in Katrina help out in Lake Charles

  Senator Cassidy discusses Hurricane Laura recovery after damage tour

  Lake Charles residents say they’ve had enough while beginning to clean up damage from Laura

  Lake Charles residents repair homes in heat with no power

  Tattered levee worries Grand Isle mayor as Laura moves towards Gulf Coast

  Bar owner attorney still fighting, in spite of a denial of request to re-open

  Fewer restrictions to medical marijuana could bring in more patients

  Local workforce experts say new benefit package needed, though legality is questioned

  Legal Services office sees massive increases in foreclosure, and unemployment calls

  Jefferson Parish teachers rally against August 12 school reopening

Hard Rock victim recovery pushed to August

  New Tulane study detects coronavirus in wastewater

  Wife of fallen state trooper, George Baker, speaks out

New LSU Health study sheds light on coronavirus heart impacts

New Tulane study sheds light on airborne coronavirus

  St. Tammany Guard flyover provides welcome break from increased COVID patient loads

State House Committee approves JPSO body cam resolution

  6-year-old rescued by grandpa, who passes, speaks about the tragedy

Grand Isle Police issues warning, NWS works on new software after 6 drownings

Northshore businesses scramble to reopen after Cristobal flooding

  Opening day for Mississippi casinos; here’s a look inside