Amanda Roberts

Amanda Roberts

Amanda is incredibly excited be a part of the Fox 8 News team. She is a Nashville, Tennessee native with strong ties to the New England North; she’s now happy to have made it to what her family and friends refer to as the “Deep South."

Recent Articles by Amanda

Saints fans, businesses prepare for unconventional season opener

Cajun Navy responds to Lake Charles to help with hurricane relief

‘It is a horrible feeling,’ Lake Charles evacuees describe anxiety returning to devastation

VIDEO: Remains of Quinnyon Wimberly removed from Hard Rock collapse site nearly 10 months later; family speaks

“I was just in Lake Pontchartrain”: Two boaters rescued after clinging to a life vest in a tropical storm

Supreme Court set to take up Louisiana abortion law

“An organic option for the rich”: Medical marijuana price concerns remain after pharmacy slashes prices

Louisiana monitoring Chinese Coronavirus after confirmed US case

Hard Rock Hotel demolition timeline pushed back several months

Gubernatorial candidates make final state-wide push ahead of Election Day

Brees in ‘excellent’ hands with Los Angeles specialist, local expert says

Louisiana reports first human West Nile virus cases for 2019

‘I love you more’: Man drowns after saving fiance from Florida riptide

Crews prepare to mobilize as tropical disturbance heads towards the gulf

Louisiana House passes bill to reduce auto insurance rates

Saints fans optimistic about 2019 schedule

Louisiana bill to help lower auto insurance costs advances to house floor

Krewe of Argus rolls through Jefferson Parish

LHSAA votes to amend rule requiring students to provide social security number

Victims’ advocate praises announcement to release list of accused church abusers