STEPPIN' OUT enters its 28th season! Watch it Fridays at 7:30p.m. and at 11:00p.m. This weekly program, hosted and produced by Peggy Scott Laborde, highlights our area's arts and entertainment scene with Poppy Tooker providing restaurant coverage and Alan Smason providing theatrical coverage. John Kemp surveys the visual arts scene. Brian Morgan will continue to provide an overview of the classical music scene and Susan Larson focuses on local books. WWNO Radio's Diane Mack will also be providing local cultural news.
In March 2012, INFORMED SOURCES celebrated its 28th anniversary on WYES. Produced by Errol Laborde and hosted by Larry Lorenz, this award-winning weekly roundtable features news analysis through the perspective of local journalists. The half-hour program examines the issues facing our area — from politics and politicians, to education, business, the environment, local events and history.
INFORMED SOURCES was awarded First Place in the Best Television Talk Show category at the 2012 New Orleans Press Club Awards.
WYES continues its ongoing initiative exploring progress rebuilding a safer, stronger, smarter city post-Katrina. The RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: CRIMINAL JUSTICE series explores the reinvention of the Orleans Parish Criminal Justice System.