Rob Kirkpatrick is an on-air host and digital contributor at Townsquare Media of Lafayette. Rob is active in the Lafayette community and supports several nonprofits including, but certainly not limited to: Maddie’s Footprints, 232-HELP, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Acadiana. He was named as a 20 Under 40 honoree in 2020. He is a current member of Leadership Louisiana Class XXXV. As a proud graduate of UL Lafayette, Rob is passionate about developing young broadcasters in college and in local and national newsrooms. He credits his earliest experiences covering news in south Louisiana with shaping him into the communicator he is today. Off the air, Rob is a broadcast/media consultant, executive trainer, and public speaker. He got his start in radio and television in Acadiana and has gone on to hold roles with Fox Television (Dallas) and CNN Newsource (Atlanta). Rob and his family moved back to Acadiana in 2015.
Mysterious Virus Affecting Countless Dogs in Louisiana and Beyond
Veterinarians say affected dogs exhibit symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, nasal and eye discharge, and overall lack of energy.
This 3 Ingredient Potato Soup Is the Perfect Weekday Dinner
Not only is it made of just three ingredients, but it is also ready from start to finish in 20 minutes.
World’s Largest Toy Fair Moving From New York to Louisiana After 100 Years
The trade group that hosts the fair said the move will happen in 2026 and will take place at the Ernest N Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
Global Oil Prices Plunging, Analysts Predict Big Drop in Gas Prices
This week, oil markets around the world, took a plunge with Wednesday’s drop coming in at an estimated 5.6% to $84.22 per barrel.
The Vatican Formally Asks Louisiana To Clear Death Row
The Vatican’s office of the Pontifical Academy of Life stressed the church's opposition to the death penalty.
Louisiana Ranked as One of the Least Happy States in the Nation
Researchers looked at three specific factors: emotional and physical, well-being, work environment, and community and environment.
Louisiana Teacher Resigns, Accused of Having a Baby With a Student
Authorities were notified this past weekend of the fact that a 17-year-old fathered a child with the employee.
Photos From Commercial Flight Show Louisiana Wildfires From 35,000 Feet
The photo taken as the sun set shows three major fires over southwest Louisiana.
A Twitter Rebrand Seems Imminent, the Internet Has Opinions (As Usual)
Elon Musk made some interesting revelations early Sunday morning in a series of Tweets.
Louisiana Water Supply Tested for ‘Forever Chemicals’
Specific levels were not published, but New Orleans public water tested positive for PFAs.