Robb Hays

Robb Hays

WAFB News Director

Baton Rouge, La.

Robb Hays is the News Director for WAFB 9News.

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Recent Articles by Robb

  1 dead, 6 rescued, search on for 12 others after boat capsizes south of Louisiana

  BRPD not transparent or responsive in teen video probe, attorney claims

Alleva recommended firing Les Miles in 2013 over inappropriate behavior

Judge rules AG Landry must turn over public records

  DA offers plea deal to Central pastor Tony Spell

14 vehicle crash on I-10 near Whiskey Bay

LA State Police report on cadet cheating released

  Top official in La. AG’s office suspended

  Former Gov. Edwin Edwards has been released from OLOL

  2020 Election Results: EBR mayor-president race headed to runoff

Multiple shots fired near Gonzales police officer

Louisiana jury awards $2 million to woman defamed online

  Lake Charles, La. TV station tower toppled in Hurricane Laura

  I-10 closed in both directions near Highland Road

Judge rules in Murphy Painter secret recordings case

  Plaintiffs file opposition with LA Supreme Court in Tara Wicker candidacy dispute

Foxworth wins judgeship in nail-biter

  Tara Wicker files Louisiana Supreme Court appeal

  3 teens arrested for firing shots along Airline Highway in Gonzales

Manhunt unfolds in Gonzales Monday

Judge rules Wicker can run for mayor

Judge rules Wicker can run for mayor

Lawsuit seeks to block Wicker from running for mayor

  Supreme Court rules against Judge Janice Clark in age case

  2 suffer critical injuries in fiery crash on Sherwood Forest Boulevard

BRPD promotion dispute over seniority resolved

La. casinos will not reopen Friday; new rules in place

Woman thanks her BRPD hero

  BR police arrest teen in interstate rock throwing incidents

  Member of Life Tabernacle Church dies of COVID-19, records say