Mykal Vincent

Mykal Vincent

Digital Content Executive Producer

New Orleans, La.

Mykal Vincent is a Baton Rouge native who began working for WAFB in 2016. He began working as the Digital Content Executive Producer at FOX 8 in New Orleans in January of 2021.

Mykal is a graduate of Tara High School, and a self-proclaimed graduate of the University of Google. He began building websites when he was 10 years old and has been obsessed with coding and graphic design ever since.

Mykal's expertise lies largely in his ability to manipulate social media algorithms and drive web traffic.

Mykal has received a Murrow Award and an Emmy for his work in digital content production.

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  • Donna Britt told me I was the best dressed guy in the building on my first day at WAFB. I was honored.


  • Tara High School

Recent Articles by Mykal

Chewbacca street performer wanted for allegedly stabbing someone in French Quarter

  Gator crosses fairway at Zurich Classic in New Orleans

Tip from ‘Unsolved Mysteries’ TV show closes 2010 Louisiana cold case

1 crewmember dead; Lafourche Parish officials asking for help searching for remaining 12

Krispy Kreme offering free doughnuts every day if you’ve been vaccinated

  With no water service, Louisiana family bathes kids in a crawfish pot

  WATCH: Timelapse captures eerily calm eye of Zeta moving over NOLA

Baton Rouge, La. man accused of raping 12-year-old he met on social media

  3 charged in Chili’s hostess attack caught on video

Blue Bell releases first new ice cream flavor of 2020

Fire destroys house, stops at scriptures written on studs

Limited-edition Old Bay hot sauce sells out on first day, but promises to restock soon

‘I’m not doing well, I’m sick’: Shaq pays heartbreaking tribute to Kobe Bryant during podcast interview

Last full moon of the decade to peak at 12:12 on 12/12

Spotify releases most-streamed artists of the decade

’You’d love our QB this year’: LSU fan plants Tiger Stadium sod on late father’s grave

Plan your Thanksgiving meal around these recalls in your kitchen

Nickelodeon teams up with Netflix in multi-year deal for original animated features, shows

  5-year-old viral drumming sensation offered college band scholarship

Ala. student pleads not guilty to alleged bomb threat against Tiger Stadium

Louisiana teen surprises younger brother in silly costumes every day at bus stop

KFC testing plant-based fried ‘chicken’

Leonardo DiCaprio’s new environmental fund pledges $5 million in aid amid Amazon fires

The wait is over! Spicy nuggets are back at Wendy’s

Creator of 8chan calls to ‘shut it down’ after El Paso suspect used message boards to post hate-filled manifesto

Louisiana man snags 7-foot Gar fish

Mother, three others arrested after toddler dies from gunshot

‘The Office’ is leaving Netflix for NBC’s streaming service

Morganza Spillway will open, barge will be sunk in Bayou Chene

2 million likes later, Wendy’s announces return of spicy nuggets