Nick Gremillion has worked as a digital journalist for five years in south Louisiana.
Nick is a native of Covington, Louisiana and took video production courses at Covington High School.
He is a graduate of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, where he majored in Mass Communications-Broadcast Journalism and minored in creative writing. Nick managed Nicholls’ student-ran radio station 91.5 FM KNSU for two years.
While attending Nicholls, he got his start in digital journalism while interning for 89.9 FM WWNO in New Orleans. As an intern he covered the Thiboduax/Houma area for WWNO.
He also produced two segments for the nationally syndicated financial radio program Marketplace during his internship WWNO.
He got his first job in news in 2013 at WVLA/WGMB-TV in Baton Rouge where he worked as a digital content producer and digital content manager.
In 2015 he began working at KLFY-TV in Lafayette where he worked as a digital media manager.
Nick joined the WAFB team in 2017 as a Digital Storybuilder. He currently works with WAFB’s talented team of anchors, reporters, and producers to enhance WAFB’s digital content. The position allows Nick to be both in the field and in the newsroom.
Nick also manages the Outdoors content on WAFB’s TheLouisianaWeekend.com. This is what he enjoys doing most.
He looks forward to telling the stories of outdoor enthusiasts in the Baton Rouge area and beyond.
LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron, who is no stranger to the limelight after leading the Tigers to their fourth national championship in January, appeared in a segment on "60 Minutes on Sunday, Sept. 20.
LSU Interim President Tom Galligan and other top university officials held a virtual news conference about the number of cases of COVID-19 on campus and how the school is working to mitigate the spread of the virus.
Governor John Bel Edwards warned residents of southeast Louisiana to take the threat of Hurricane Sally seriously during a news conference Monday, Sept. 14, even though the storm’s track had shifted to the east.
Governor John Bel Edwards told reporters during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 8 that he did not know any of any “difference of opinion” between his administration and LSU about the capacity of Tiger Stadium for the 2020 college football season.
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards said during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 8 that his decision on whether to keep the state in Phase Two or move to Phase Three of reopening would come sometime before the current order is set to expire Friday, Sept. 11.
Governor John Bel Edwards announced during a news conference Monday, Aug. 31 the State of Louisiana has launched a website to give those affected by Hurricane Laura the latest information on post-storm recovery updates.
Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser is asking Louisiana residents to step up and lend a hand to their neighbors with disaster recovery efforts in the days and weeks after Hurricane Laura makes landfall.
Gov. Edwards says the state will receive the money from FEMA by the end of this week and he anticipates the Louisiana Workforce Commission will begin making the additional $300 in unemployment benefits to residents sometime during the week of Aug 24 to Aug. 28.
Governor John Bel Edwards said during a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 4 he will be issuing a new executive order to keep the state in Phase Two of the White House’s guidelines for reopening for another 21 days
LSU football head coach Ed Orgeron said while the postponement or cancelation of the 2020 college football season is “obviously out of his control” he is preparing the team to start defending its national title as scheduled beginning on Sept. 5.