Voice of the Superdome, Jerry Romig, dies at 86

Jerry Romig, the voice of the New Orleans Saints for 44 years, died on Wednesday at the age of 86. In a statement released by the Saints, team owner Tom Benson said, “Jerry Romig was part of our team, part of our family. One of my favorite days was putting a Super Bowl ring on his […]

Video: Home for the holidays… and all the days

I’ve done a lot of feature stories over the years that I thought turned out really well, but this one may be my favorite. I visited the Dupuis family at Christmas time two years ago to chronicle their nightly ritual of gathering and eating. All the food, every night for more than 50 years, has […]

Steve Gleason stories honored with Emmy award

I mentioned this last week on Facebook and Twitter, but forgot to mention it here. In case you missed it, my two stories with former Saint Steve Gleason that WDSU chief photographer Megan Mackel and I shot back in April were honored with an Emmy award in Ft. Lauderdale on December 5. In April, I spent time […]

Video flashback: Scott Walker, 21-year-old sports anchor

I was going through some old video and stumbled upon some gems. I started my career as a sports anchor at WDAM in Hattiesburg while still in college. These videos prove that I was once a very green 21-year-old.

Katrina aftermath: My family’s camp in Mississippi destroyed

This is a story I did one week after Hurricane Katrina while working at WPMI, the NBC affiliate in Mobile.

Thornton: Only a few inches separated the Superdome from utter chaos after Katrina

SMG Executive Vice President Doug Thornton, who was inside the Superdome through it all, recounts the close call.

Video: That time when Sharief thought I was Fletcher Mackel

That moment when my shoe fell off at the end of the newscast…

Breaux Bridge phone book: Dialing up interest since 1949

Breaux Bridge is a town where they might not know your name, but they certainly know your nickname.

Video: Questions During Commercial Breaks, pt. 11 (Adrianna Hopkins)

Fletcher Mackel’s green suit returns in grand fashion

When St. Patrick’s Day approaches, the green suit appears. Video and tweets inside chronicle the suit’s journey since its debut in 2012.

Five years ago today, the Saints were crowned Super Bowl champions

At the end of Super Bowl XLIV, as the clock ticked down to zero, I charged the field to interview players and I kept the iPhone rolling the whole time.

Video: Behind the Scenes at WDSU on Super Bowl Sunday

Video: Questions During Commercial Breaks, pt. 10

Video: Sugar Bowl brings millions, happy tourists to New Orleans