Anchor Scott Walker Leaving WESH for WDSU, New Orleans

By Andrew Gauthier 

WESH reports on Walker’s move to his hometown station…
WESH 2 News anchor Scott Walker is leaving to take a position with WDSU-TV in New Orleans. Walker will anchor WDSU’s 5 p.m. news and report for other newscasts, WDSU said in a news release on Wednesday. WDSU and WESH are part of Hearst Television Inc.

Scott Walker Walker starts his new job in August. “The opportunity to return home to work in New Orleans at an institution like WDSU is an exciting one for me professionally and personally,” Walker said. “I’ve covered everything from Super Bowls to hurricanes, but I’ve never done it in front of family, friends and the incredibly news-savvy viewers of South Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. I’m looking forward to that — and finally using my Saints season tickets –more than words can express.” More…