Tommy Tucker, WWL First News

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It’s a good day getting started! Wake up to great conversation with Tommy Tucker. Weekday mornings are an adventure as we explore the day's hot topics and bring you all the news, sports, weather & real-time traffic you need to start your day off on the right foot. Want the pulse of New Orleans? Check in with Tommy!

Tommy Tucker is an Algiers native, a graduate of Archbishop Shaw and the University of New Orleans. (Oh yea, and in NOLA, high school is VERY important : ) Tommy was a star on Entercom's oldies station, KOOL 95.7, then was drafted to join the WWL team after Katrina. He now has his "dream job" on the stage he loves & honors, modeling after his heroes - Bob Ruby, David Tyree & Garland Robinette. T-Tucker is a proud dad & a big fan of smart, funny people. Oh...and GEAUX Tigers & WHO DAT!

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    Ed Orgeron, LSU Tigers celebrate after national championship
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    January 14, 2020 - 10:46 am

    There’s this story about a guy who graduates from high school and doesn’t like the way things go in college, so he quits after just two weeks. His father disapproves but finds his son a job at the...

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    January 09, 2020 - 11:42 am

    It’s usually a very good feeling when the City of New Orleans comes together. Sometimes it’s the Saints and Mardi Gras that unifies us. Unfortunately a once in a lifetime disaster can also make us...

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    Saints helmet
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    January 06, 2020 - 11:07 am

    We’ve ALL heard that, in relationships, you only get out as much as you put in. I think that’s true. That’s also why, while disappointed, I wasn’t crushed after Sunday’s Saints/Vikings playoff...

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    Sean Payton during the Saints/Panthers game
    USA TODAY Sports
    November 25, 2019 - 10:45 am

    It all worked out for the Saints and us loyal fans. We beat the Panthers. The 49ers beat the Packers.  We can win our third consecutive NFC South title with a win over the flawed Falcons on...

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    November 20, 2019 - 11:20 am

    I’ll admit it.  I view a lot of things in the world through the prism of films.  I like me some movies. Sometimes they reflect what happens in society; sometimes they dictate what happens in...

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    November 14, 2019 - 8:31 am

    Sometimes you have to take a deeper look at issues and not just have a surface-level discussion.

    That's just what WWL-TV reporter and anchor...

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    November 12, 2019 - 10:46 am

    I think it was Mark Twain, or possibly Nash Roberts, who said “Everybody talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it.”  Depending on your views about man made climate change that...

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    USA TODAY Sports
    November 06, 2019 - 10:43 am

    As sure as the trees shed their pecans and we try to remember where we left our jackets last spring, this time of year brings with it the first college football playoff rankings and controversy....

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    October 08, 2019 - 10:50 am

    After Drew’s thumb injury and the worry that ensued, I think the Who Dat Nation breathed a collective sigh of relief after Teddy Bridgewater’s performance against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on...

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