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Curt has been with WGNO News since its first newscast in 1996. He currently works as a reporter and anchor of WGNO News weekdays at 10:00 pm.
Curt is an Emmy Award-winning reporter who has also been named the Louisiana Associated Press Reporter of the Year three times.
When he's not working, Curt enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his kids.


Recent Articles
  • Curt honored as outstanding NOLA broadcaster

    Saturday night, the Childhood and Family Learning Foundation honored WGNO’s Curt Sprang as one of the area’s Outstanding Men in Broadcast Media. It’s a big honor for Curt who has been with WGNO New since the station’s first newscast as an ABC affiliate in 1996. The event Saturday night was part of a fundraiser for the group.  In all, six men from television stations in New Orleans received the award. The highlight of the evening was a performance by Ellis […]

  • Coroner identifies body found in Lake Pontchartrain

    The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office identifies a body found floating in Lake Pontchartrain as that of 62-year-old Michael Guimont.

  • St Tammany Humane Society hosts its biggest fundraiser of the year

    Covington (WGNO)  Saturday night, the St. Tammany Parish Humane Society hosted its biggest fundraiser of the year called Unleashed. The event included food from some of the northshore’s best restaurants, live music, and adoptable pets that needed homes. The event raises money for the humane society’s mission of rescuing animals in need and promoting responsible pet ownership. WGNO News anchor Curt Sprang served as emcee for the event.  Curt’s a big animal lover.  In fact, his wife runs an animal […]

  • A big round of applause for the happy couple!

    Brian and Cecily are getting married!

  • Fundraiser nets thousands for elementary school’s PTA

    Saturday night, parents whose kids attend Pontchartrain Elementary in Mandeville gathered for the PTA’s second annual fall gala. Every year, the event has raised thousands of dollars for the PTA. Both years, the gala was held at Beau Chene Country Club. WGNO’s Curt Sprang has served as emcee both years as well.

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    Woman and child found dead along I-10 in Gentilly

    New Orleans Police Department are investigating the deaths of a toddler and woman whose bodies were found along I-10 in Gentilly.

  • Curt helps Pelican Park celebrate 25 years

    All weekend, the folks at Pelican Park in Mandeville celebrated the park’s 25th anniversary. Events included a family festival, disc golf tournament, batting cage contest and awards ceremony. Sunday morning, WGNO News anchor Curt Sprang joined park workers and pet owners for the Mutt Strut which included a second-line, pet contests and dog obedience demonstrations. Click on the video button above to see some of the highlights of the event.

  • New Orleans business owner shares first-hand Joan Rivers experience

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) “It was the exact opposite of what I imagined she would be like,” Chuck Perkins says from his St. Roch business, Cafe Istanbul. Perkins’ place hosts all kinds of live performances.  In August of 2012, Joan Rivers gave two performances on the stage there.  Perkins was nervous about Rivers’ arrival — he’d seen her on tv many times. “I was thinking super diva type attitude.  She was like one of the most regular, sweetest beautiful people,” Perkins […]

  • Can you make the cut with this Saints fan?

    So you think you’re a big Saints fan?  Well if you want to make the cut with a Slidell woman, you need to have your black and gold spirit trimmed in green. Erin Krumm lives in Eden Isles.  She says she hired a local company to trim a fleur-de-lis in her front yard. “People have stopped and asked about it.  I gave his card out.  There are several people around the corner who now have the same fleur-de-lis in their […]