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Welcome to Front Porch Poppin’ — your go to for local TL; DR (Too long; didn’t read) news with your hosts DC Paul and Roxie E. Wilson. Tune in every Friday for Verite’s latest headlines. See y’all next week and make sure to like, subscribe, and share!

In this episode:

PSC Davante Lewis wants to know why Louisiana prison phone rates are so high compared to other states.

For Women’s History Month, we celebrate one our city’s matriarchs, Mama Carol Bebelle.

25-year old Michael Celestine left a friend’s home in the 7th Ward only to be arrested by NOPD after they watched him via surveillance, bringing into question whether or not crime cameras are always being used appropriately.

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Roxie is Verite's Audience Management Specialist. She is a native New Orleanian who holds a BA in Theatre Arts from Dillard University and an MS in Marketing & Communications from Loyola University...