WDSU staff up for 21 Press Club awards

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The winners will be announced July 9 at the Excellence in Journalism Awards Gala.

Steve Gleason stories honored with Murrow, National Headliner and Gabriel awards

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When I set out to do a couple of stories on former Saint Steve Gleason’s battle with ALS, the ultimate goal was never about winning awards.

Steve Gleason: The Journey

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The 30-minute special that aired on WDSU-TV (video inside) includes footage and interviews with Scott Fujita, Drew and Brittany Brees, Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready, Steve and Michel Gleason and more.

Steve Gleason: From ALS diagnosis to the Sundance Film Festival

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A 30-minute special on Gleason’s trek to Sundance will air on WDSU Feb. 29.  

Denver, Salt Lake City, Park City and Sundance: thoughts after a long day

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Salt Lake City, Utah — 15 hours and roughly 1,500 miles traveled. The day started out bumpy when WDSU chief photographer Megan Mackel and I arrived at the airport and found out our plane tickets didn’t exist. After an hour at the check-in counter and amazing help by a Southwest ticket agent named Susan, we […]

Video: Behind the scenes at the Sugar Bowl New Year’s Eve parade

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In case you missed it, here’s the Facebook live stream I did before the WDSU broadcast of the Allstate Sugar Bowl New Year’s Eve parade.

Video: My look back at the year in Louisiana politics

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From the Governor’s office to the Sheriff’s office, change was the name of the game in 2015. Here’s my look back.

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 […]

On the road: Tonight’s gubernatorial debate at Louisiana Tech

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The debate airs live at 6 p.m. on WDSU.

WDSU gubernatorial debate airs live Thursday at 6 p.m.

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All four of the leading candidates in the race to succeed Gov. Bobby Jindal are expected to take part in the first major debate of the campaign — one which will air live from the studios of WDSU TV.

Video: That time when Sharief thought I was Fletcher Mackel

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

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My Steve Gleason interview: Parts 1 and 2 together

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One-on-one with Steve Gleason (part 1 of 2)

Scott goes inside Steve’s home to see first-hand the challenges he deals with every day and how technology helps him deal with them all.

Breaux Bridge phone book: Dialing up interest since 1949

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