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

Krewes spending thousands to break up tandem floats after two deaths

  Calls for new tandem float restrictions after Nyx death

Tulane center to begin research for coronavirus vaccine

Mayor Cantrell denies influence from Hard Rock political contributions

  Mobile city council defers vote to expand Amtrak rail service; New Orleans is onboard

  Dome renovations begin with field removal

  It’s Carnival y’all, and that means 7 weeks of festivities

Superdome officials erase Sugar Bowl logos, replace with fleur de lis

Scalise says new trade deal will bring 6000 jobs to south Louisiana

  WATCH: Michael Thomas hands out toys at Ochsner Hospital for Children

  Countown on for CFP Championship in NOLA

  Mobile crane moves in to remove precarious crane at Hard Rock

  Engineers weigh in on Hard Rock construction collapse

  Xavier students react to the loss of recent graduate in Fort Worth Police shooting

Two assistant St. Augustine football coaches removed from program

  Crab catches improve with Lake Pontchartrain on the mend

‘We’ve lost a great officer’: Colleagues of slain Mandeville Police officer struggle with his death

  Those close to Nancy Parker and Franklin Augustus handle a tough loss

  Gov. John Bel Edwards announces $450 million in Superdome renovations

  Louisiana pharmacies prepare for medical marijuana debut

  Crowds gather to honor Art Neville for funeral second line, memorial

Plaintiff lawyer ‘ecstatic’ after judge rules NFL commissioner should be deposed in ‘No-call’ lawsuit

  Senator Kennedy: Gretna chief did ‘the right thing’ in firing 2 officers

  Downtown New Orleans business owners seek help after recurring floods

  State investigates big fish kill at Myrtle Grove

Fear over seafood future prompts plea to President Trump

  Michoud workers amp up production schedule for Artemis launch next year

New fingerprint evidence allows Jeff Parish man to walk free after 17 years in prison

State sends warning about algae in Lake Pontchartrain

  Bonds set for suspects in New Orleans police drugstore shootout