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.
FedEx Plane Makes Fiery Emergency Landing Overnight [VIDEO]
Landing gear problems meant the Boeing 757 aircraft slid off the runway and into a grassy area.
Give Back in Acadiana Today For National ‘Do Something Nice’ Day
There are so many worthwhile causes and needs in our community, that I decided to put together a quick list of ideas for how you can help our community.
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 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.
Louisiana Stores Safe After Target Shutters Other US Locations Due to Theft
The company points to something they call 'organized retail crime' as a major factor.
Sting, Flo Rida to Headline One of Louisiana’s Biggest Mardi Gras Events
The Endymion Extravaganza is an over-the-top celebration by one of New Orleans' most-storied krewes.
Legendary Louisiana TV Meteorologist Announces Retirement
A constant in a sometimes revolving door in one of the nation's most unique TV markets.
Lafayette Pharmacy Giving Away Life-Saving NARCAN at Free Event
The life-saving drug was just approved for over-the-counter sale and Neighbor's Pharmacy wants the public to be informed.