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The Best Shows, Specials and Sports on WGNO

Tomorrow night on black-ish – Wednesday, January 14, 8:30 – 9:00PM

“Martin Luther Skiing Day” – While on the way to the family’s annual ski trip, Dre teaches the kids about Martin Luther King Jr.

Click here for a preview of the show


Thursday morning in Good Morning America (7:00-9:00 am), watch for this year’s Oscar® nominations announcement!

You can watch the Oscars® live on WGNO on Sunday, February 22 starting with Red Carpet coverage at 6:00 PM.

Click here for information on The Oscars®

The Oscars

Click here to see what’s on WGNO (ABC) all this week.

Community Events

NOLA Home Show – This Weekend!

Fri-Sun, January 16-18

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Get inspired and get started at the all-new NOLA Home Show.

Three days only to shop, compare and save with hundreds of experts all under one roof!

Don’t miss live appearances by celebrities Ty Pennington, John Gidding, Chet Pourciau and more.

Use promo code: WGNO to receive 2-for-1 tickets to this year’s show at

NOLA Home Show

Marvel Universe Live Tour – this week!

Thu-Sat, January 15-17

Smoothie King Center

Marvel Universe LIVE! is an original, live-action experience unlike anything you’ve seen. Don’t miss this epic new show coming to New Orleans this week!


Marvel Universe LIVE

Visit the WGNO Community Events page for more events.

Plus, click here to LIKE WGNO on Facebook to learn about our future contests.

News With A Twist

Elevator harmony at Barbershop Quartet Convention

From around the world, 1,600 singers visited New Orleans for the Barbershop Harmony Society’s Midwinter Convention.

Twist features reporter Wild Bill Wood tuned in to their tunes where competition is as intense as the Olympics. Somebody here will take home a gold medal for singing.

Click here to see the full story and video from WGNO!

Barbershop Quartet Convention

Remember you can submit your local neighborhood Pothole to News with a Twist for our Pothole of the Day segment.

Click to submit your Pothole!

.Pothole of the Day

Click here for other News with a Twist stories.

The Best Shows are on NOLA38!

Check out the Premiere of New Orleans Music Playlist – hosted by LBJ from News with a Twist!

Saturday, January 17, 7:00 – 8:00 PM on NOLA38

Stemming from the popular music segments in News with a Twist, New Orleans Music Playlist is a fun, diverse look at the music of New Orleans and the musicians that form our world famous music scene. The show will be full of performances from the artists plus artist interviews and profiles.

“Playlist” also will spotlight the history of song in NOLA and will give suggestions of the “don’t miss shows” taking place around town each month.

New Orleans Music Playlist will air 12 shows in 2015, on the third Saturday of each month on NOLA38 and again on the fourth Saturday of every month on WGNO starting 1/24.

New Orleans Music Playlist


Each weekend through March, don’t miss ACC Basketball on NOLA38!

This week’s game is NC State @ Florida St, Saturday January 17 at 12:30 pm.

ACC Basketball

Congrats to Gina Rodriguez of CW’s Jane the Virgin for winning Best Actress at this year’s Golden Globes.

A new episode of Jane the Virgin airs Monday January 19 at 9 pm on NOLA38!

Wild Bill from News with a Twist talked to Gina recently and even did some salsa dancing with her!

Jane the Virgin

Click here to see what’s on NOLA38 (CW) all this week.

Contests, Sweepstakes and Deals


Stay tuned to WGNO and NOLA38 for details for your chance to win Monster Jam tickets and more!

Monster Jam is coming to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Saturday January 31.

Click here for info on Monster Jam and to purchase tickets.

Monster Jam

WGNO on Facebook & Twitter: Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. Our friends & followers get first notice of our contests, movie pass giveaways and breaking news events. Don’t miss your opportunity to be in the know!

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WGNO on Facebook

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Picks of the Week

This TV Thursday Night, January 15 – revisit a classic comedy!

Neil Simon’s original The Odd Couple (1968) starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau.

7:00 PM The Odd Couple

The Odd Couple

Click here for the full lineup!

Antenna TV

Click here for the ThisTV program schedule.

Click here for the Antenna TV program schedule.