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  • Casas for CASA raising funds for abused, neglected children Play Video

    July 21, 2014 8:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The 20th annual Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser gets underway this weekend in Baton Rouge. This year's playhouse will be on display at the Mall of Louisiana from July 26th to August 17th. You can buy at $5.00 raffle ticket for a chance to win the... more »
  • Scammers target Baton Rouge residents Play Video

    July 21, 2014 7:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Someone is targeting people in Baton Rouge, stealing thousands of dollars by claiming to be the IRS even though tax season ended months ago. The Better Business Bureau has gotten fifty calls in the past week from people reporting scammers who say they owe money to... more »
  • Outdoors Report: Fishing Offshore Play Video

    July 18, 2014 6:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - In this Outdoors Report, News Two's John Jackson teaches you how to land the big one offshore. This time of year, tempting a group of feeding yellow fin is fairly simple. Golden rule is to match the hatch. That means fish with what the fish are... more »
  • Kids changing the world, helping the elderly visit Baton Rouge Play Video

    July 15, 2014 7:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The World Changers are in Baton Rouge this week to fix up the homes of the needy and elderly. Mayor Kip Holden is holding a press conference this morning at 10:00 a.m. to introduce the student volunteers to the community. World Changers is faith-based group that... more »
  • Ricky Jean Francois' Back 2 School Celebration Play Video

    July 11, 2014 9:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Former LSU Tiger and current Indianapolis Colt Ricky Jean Francois joined Whitney Vann on 2une In this morning to talk about his Back 2 School Celebration. The celebration is this Sunday, July 13th at Noon at Bayou Goula Park. He was joined on set by... more »
  • Does it Really Work? Fit Bit Play Video

    May 21, 2014 8:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - There are a lot of tools out there to help you get in shape for the summer. Thanks to new technology, it has never been easier. Whitney Vann puts one of the most popular fitness trackers to the test and finds out, Does it Really Work? more »
  • Does It Really Work? Pop Chef Play Video

    May 14, 2014 8:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Memorial Day festivities are just around the corner. If you are looking for a new way to impress your guests or to get the kids involved in preparation, Pop Chef can help. Its makers claim it can take ordinary fruits and vegetables and turn them into... more »
  • Does it Really Work? Travelon Waterproof Phone Pouch Play Video

    May 7, 2014 10:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Many people will hit the beach and pool in a couple of weeks for Memorial Day. You will likely take your cell phone along with you to take pictures and stay connected. The last thing you want is for that phone to take a dip and... more »
  • Does It Really Work? Bath Stone Cleaning Block Play Video

    April 30, 2014 10:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Bath Stone Cleaning Block claims to remove soap scum from your shower, but Does it Really Work? Whitney Vann put it to the test this morning on 2une In. Whitney also put some other alternatives to the test, including WD-40, Coke and a Magic Eraser.... more »
  • Get rid of old meds with Drug Take Back Day Play Video

    April 24, 2014 9:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Drug Enforcement Administration, local law enforcement and Blue Cross/ Blue Shield will join together this weekend for the eighth annual Drug Take Back Day. Zachary Police Chief David McDavid and Robin Mayhall from BCBS joined Whitney Vann on 2une In Thursday to talk about how you... more »
  • Outdoors Report: E-RAT-icating Whitney Vann's rat problem Play Video

    April 18, 2014 7:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Whitney Vann's rat problems have been well documented. She called in John Jackson to help her get to the bottom of the issue in this week's special Outdoors Report. Check out the video to see what they found. more »
  • Whitney fights rat invasion with shop vac Play Video

    April 4, 2014 12:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - What would you do if you found a rat in your home? If you're 2une In anchor Whitney Vann, you call a friend with a shop vacuum. Whitney told the story today on 2une In about what she did to de-rat her home recently. Watch... more »
  • Does It Really Work, Potato Express Play Video

    February 5, 2014 7:16 AM

    Potato Express claims to microwave 4 potatoes in 4 minutes to perfection. Whitney Vann puts it to the test to find out if it really works. more »
  • Louisiana Marathon- A weekend of culture

    December 16, 2013 9:39 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Louisiana Marathon founder and Course Director Craig Sweeney, joined Whitney on 2une-In to talk about the festivities on January 17th-19th. This is the third year for the Louisiana Marathon. Four races take place over the course of the weekend: the Marathon, Half-Marathon, the 5K and the... more »
  • How To Keep Your Live Christmas Tree Fresh Through Christmas Play Video

    November 29, 2013 8:49 AM

    Find Out How To Keep Your Live Christmas Tree Fresh Through Christmas. more »
  • Wipe New, Does It Really Work Play Video

    November 20, 2013 7:38 AM

    Wipe New claims to restore and renew your car interior and exterior with one simple swipe. Whitney Vann puts it to the test to find out, Does It Really Work. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Grout Bully Play Video

    November 15, 2013 7:35 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Grout Bully to the test to find out if it cleans out your grout or just cover it up. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Air Curler Play Video

    November 6, 2013 7:35 AM

    Whitney Vann puts the Air Curler to the test to find out Does It Really Work. more »
  • Dave Nussbaum puts on high heels for charity Play Video

    September 19, 2013 8:35 AM

    Dave Nussbaum puts on High Heels for the Hunks In Heels fundraiser for STAR. Watch as Leonard Augustus teaches him to walk in high heels. more »
  • Hunks In Heels Play Video

    September 19, 2013 8:20 AM

    Dave Nussbaum talks about starring in tonight's Hunks In Heels fundraiser for STAR, Sexual Trauma Awareness & Response Center. more »
  • Organize Your Closet Part 3 Play Video

    August 28, 2013 8:17 AM

    Professional Organizer Anita English shows us step by step with 2une In anchor Whitney Vann how to organize your closet to save you time, energy and aggravation. For more tips on organizing your closet or any other space in your house visit Anita's website at www.organizebr.com more »
  • Tips for organizing your closet Play Video

    August 27, 2013 10:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Professional organizer Anita English joined us today on 2une In to show how you can get up to 40 percent more space out of your closet. She showed several easy, professional tools and ideas to help people get organized. According to English, we waste one... more »
  • Dr. Z explains demodex and why these mites are making a home on our face Play Video

    August 13, 2013 8:46 AM

    Dr. Z tell us about Demodex and the mites that live in our facial hair follicles with ugly consequences. more »
  • Organizing Part 2 Back to School Play Video

    August 13, 2013 8:05 AM

    Organizing Tips & Tools for the new school year with expert Anita English. more »
  • Organizing Back to School Play Video

    August 13, 2013 7:58 AM

    Organizing Tips & Tools for the new school year with expert Anita English. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Solar Charger Play Video

    May 22, 2013 7:25 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Solar Charger to the test to find out if it really charges your cell phone with the power of the sun. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Samurai Pro Play Video

    May 15, 2013 7:39 AM

    Whitney Vann put the Samurai Pro to the test to find out Does It Really Work. Will it sharpen your knives or just jab you in the wallet? more »
  • Does It Really Work, Pocket Hose Play Video

    May 1, 2013 7:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Pocket Hose claims to offer a full-length hose that can shrink down to fit in your pocket. But does it really work? Whitney put the pocket hose to the test and brings you the results on 2une In. Be sure to watch for her... more »
  • Strutz, Does It Really Work Play Video

    February 27, 2013 8:03 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Strutz to the test to find out, Does It Really Work? Can it give your aching feet instant relief? more »
  • Does It Really Work, Lint Lizard Play Video

    February 20, 2013 8:10 AM

    Lint Lizard promises to remove years of lint build up in your clothes dryer making it run better, faster, and safer. But does it really work? more »
  • Jump Up Does It Really Work Play Video

    February 13, 2013 8:24 AM

    Jump Up claims to jumpstart your car without ever leaving the driver's seat. But Does It Really Work? Whitney Vann puts it to the test. more »
  • Spanish Town Mardi Gras parade rolls through Baton Rouge Play Video

    February 10, 2013 10:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - For Spanish Town Mardi Gras parade-goers, it's a time to let loose, have fun and enjoy carnival season. News Two's own Whitney Vann lead the way as queen of Spanish Town this year. "Today I've met people from Atlanta, Mississippi, Tennessee and Virginia just for... more »
  • Stretch Genie, Does It Really Work Play Video

    February 6, 2013 8:09 AM

    Stretch Genie claims you can say goodbye to painful, tight-fitting shoes with their product. WBRZ's Whitney Vann puts it to the test to find out if Stretch Genie really works. more »
  • Go Away Gray, Does It Really Work Play Video

    November 21, 2012 7:49 AM

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  • Does It Really Work, Magic Mesh Play Video

    November 7, 2012 9:02 AM

    Magic Mesh promises to be an instant screen door to keep the bugs out. Whitney Vann finds out does it really work. more »
  • Meanwhile Back at Cafe Du Monde Coffee Table Book Debuts at Hollydays Play Video

    October 26, 2012 9:43 AM

    Meanwhile Back at Cafe Du Monde Coffee Table Book Debuts at Hollydays with author Peggy Sweeney and Chef Don Bergeron. more »
  • New iPhone 5 Debut with Conrad Green Play Video

    September 25, 2012 8:16 AM

    The new iPhone 5 is reviewed by tech expert Conrad Green, owner of myPhoneMD. more »
  • WBRZ presents "Day at the Spa with Whitney"

    July 30, 2012 10:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE - WBRZ thinks you deserve some pampering. We're sending one lucky winner each month to the spa for a day of relaxation with our very own Whitney Vann. The winner, chosen on the fourth Tuesday of each month, will receive a deluxe spa package which includes a... more »
  • Beads For Bella Play Video

    July 19, 2012 8:18 AM

    Bella Bowman was only 8-years-old when she died of a brain tumor recently, but her memory lives on through the Bella Bowman Foundation which funds pediatric brain research. A fundraiser will be held Saturday, July 21st from 10am-4pm at Fabriella Rothschild on Highland Road. Your donation of $40 buys you... more »
  • 225 Magazine Honors Best TV Personalities Play Video

    June 29, 2012 9:32 AM

    The 7th Annual Best of 225 Magazine is out, and WBRZ-TV News Anchor, Whitney Vann, was voted Best News Personality. It was a trifecta of sorts for Channel 2 with Pat Shingleton and Sylvia Weatherspoon coming in second and third places. The new issue was unveiled at the Magazine's Hot... more »
  • Whitney Rocks The Grand Canyon Play Video

    June 12, 2012 9:09 AM

    Whitney Vann & family head West to travel the Grand Canyon along the Colorado River with the River Runners. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Slushy Magic Play Video

    May 23, 2012 7:47 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Slushy Magic to the test to find out if it really works. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Instant Eye Lift Play Video

    May 16, 2012 8:02 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Dream Look Instant Eye Lift really works to banish your droopy eye lids. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Gray Away Play Video

    May 9, 2012 7:44 AM

    We put Gray Away Root Concealer to the test to find out if it really works to cover your gray hair. more »
  • Can an iPhone measure blood pressure? Play Video

    May 2, 2012 8:31 AM

    BATON ROUGE - One in three adult americans has high blood pressure, putting 65 million people in danger of stroke, aneurysms, and heart attacks. Checking your blood pressure daily is the best way to keep this risk in check, which is why iHealth Labs Inc, designed their Blood Pressure... more »
  • Does It Really Work, Slice-O-Matic Play Video

    February 15, 2012 9:44 AM

    The Slice-O-Matic claims to cut your prep time in half. 2une In's Whitney Vann put it to the test to find out Does It Really Work . more »
  • Does It Really Work, Pet Hair Magnet Play Video

    February 15, 2012 9:28 AM

    Whitney Vann puts the Pet Hair Magnet to the test to find out Does It Really Work. David Duggins and his dog, Buddy, are our testers. more »
  • Mignon Faget 40 Years of Design Play Video

    November 24, 2011 8:42 AM

    A peek inside Mignon Faget's 40 years of design. more »
  • Eggies, Does It Really Work? Play Video

    November 23, 2011 7:45 AM

    Find out if Eggies really work as Whitney Vann puts it to the test with Jill Burks. more »
  • Fast Brite, Does It Really Work?

    November 16, 2011 7:57 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Fast Brite really works to clear up your cloudy, foggy, hazy headlights. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Gyro Bowl

    November 9, 2011 8:14 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Gyro Bowl to the test to find out, Does It Really Work. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Shellac Nail Polish

    July 13, 2011 7:39 AM

    Find out if Shellac Nail Polish really stays on up to two weeks without chipping or fading. more »
  • Celebrity Waiter Fundraiser at WalkOn's

    July 12, 2011 8:07 AM

    Local Celebrities put on their aprons and served up food, fun, and good work at WalkOn's to raise money for the Child Advocacy Center which helps abused children. more »
  • Does It Really Work, RoboStir

    May 18, 2011 7:57 AM

    Whitney Vann puts RoboStir to the test to find out Does It Really Work. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Magic Jack

    May 11, 2011 7:55 AM

    The Magic Jack claims it can save you hundreds of dollars a year on your telephone bill. Whitney Vann puts it to the test to see if it really works. more »
  • Stunt Boot Camp

    March 3, 2011 8:09 AM

    Whitney Vann takes you behind the scenes of a real stunt school. L.A. Stunts moved their entire operation to Baton Rouge recently because of the booming movie biz. Watch how stunts are really done and see if Whitney can take on the challenge of jumping off what would be a... more »
  • Does It Really Work, Style Snaps

    February 24, 2011 7:58 AM

    Find out if Style Snaps really can change or mend your hem in seconds. Whitney Vann puts it to the test with mom, Stacey Moore, and her three children. more »
  • IRenew, Does It Really Work

    February 17, 2011 7:55 AM

    We put IRenew bracelet to the test to find out Does It Really Work. We hit the gym and had two personal trainers and their clients test it. Mitch Hollier and Clark Eaton show Whitney Vann how their experiments turned out. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Belly Burner

    February 10, 2011 8:16 AM

    WBRZ's Whitney Vann put the Belly Burner to the test. The Belly Burner claims to speed up the weight loss process by burning calories and melting away belly fat fast. So, does it really work? more »
  • Pasta Boat, Does it Really Work?

    February 3, 2011 8:47 AM

    WBRZ's Whitney Vann finds out if the Pasta Boat can serve up perfect pasta every time without the haddle. Barbara Means puts it to the test with us. more »
  • Does It Really Work, Slap Chop

    November 11, 2010 8:23 AM

    Find out if Slap Chop can take the chore out of chopping. Whitney Vann and Tanya Dillion put it to the test. more »
  • Mister Steamy, Does It Really Work?

    November 4, 2010 8:18 AM

    One of the latest trends in home appliances these days is washers and dryers that use the power of steam to get your clothes cleaner, softer, fluffier and with fewer wrinkles. News 2's Whitney Vann put Mr. Steamy to the test. Jay Basist used it on his towels and laundry.... more »
  • Does It Really Work - Bark Off

    October 29, 2010 9:57 AM

    The Bark Off promises to stop annoying barking by your beloved family dog. News 2's Whitney Vann tested the device on her dog Bisous. After turning the device on, the dog doesn't bark, but he started trembling. Then testing Bark Off on larger dogs, and it worked the same, but... more »
  • Sen. Mary Landrieu interview part 1

    August 27, 2010 6:43 AM

    Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast five years ago on August 29th, 2005. Earlier this week News 2's Whitney Vann sat down Senator Mary Landrieu and asked her how we've come, and how far we have to go. more »
  • Yoshi Blade - Does It Really Work?

    July 8, 2010 7:42 AM

    Whitney Vann and cookbook queen Holly Clegg put Yoshi Blade to the test. Can this ceramic knife really cut through the competition? more »
  • Steam Buddy - Does It Really Work?

    May 20, 2010 7:58 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Steam Buddy really works. Will it take the wrinkles out of your clothes or just leave you steaming? more »
  • Eurosealer - Does It Really Work?

    May 13, 2010 8:00 AM

    Can Eurosealer keep your food fresher, longer? Whitney Vann puts it to the test with Cookbook Queen Holly Clegg. more »
  • Handy Groomer - Does It Really Work?

    May 6, 2010 7:54 AM

    Can Handy Groomer cut the bathing time for your pet in half? Whitney Vann finds out Does It Really Work? more »
  • Dancing with the Stars helps raise money for Big Buddy

    April 29, 2010 8:31 AM

    Put your dance shoes on and get ready to cheer for Dave Nussbaum at Dancing with the Stars Baton Rouge! Gay Mack and Paula Pennington de la Bretonne sat down with Whitney Vann and explained how the money raised helps Big Buddy. Dancing with the Stars Baton Rouge Saturday, May... more »
  • Shake Weight - Does It Really Work

    April 29, 2010 7:38 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Shake Weight really works. Can it tone your arms and shoulders in 6 minutes a day as promised? Brad Franklin and Cheryl Stroy put it to the test. more »
  • Touch N Brush- Does It Really Work

    February 25, 2010 7:59 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Touch N Brush really works. Can it keep your counters clean and your sink free of goopy toothpaste? more »
  • Bottle Tops - Does It Really Work

    February 18, 2010 7:55 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Bottle Tops to the test. Bottle Tops claims to keep the fizz from fizzling in your soda. It also claims to prevent messy spills. Can Bottle Tops contain the carbonation and the liquid or does it just fizzle out? Find out in this Does It Really Work. more »
  • Does the Twin Draft Guard really work?

    February 4, 2010 12:56 PM

    With the humidity of South Louisiana, many of us have doors that swell in the summer and shrink in the winter, often causing big gaps and lots of drafts. A new product promises to instantly fill those gaps and keep your money from flying out the door. But... more »
  • Insolia - Does It Really Work?

    November 19, 2009 8:05 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if Insolia will alleviate the pain of high heels just in time for all your holiday parties. Does it really work? more »
  • Neckline Slimmer - Does It Really Work?

    November 12, 2009 8:09 AM

    Whitney Vann finds out if the Neckline Slimmer really works. Will it smooth out the wrinkles out of your neck or just put a wrinkle in your wallet? more »
  • Whitney goes Over the Edge for Breakfast with 2une In

    November 6, 2009 7:36 AM

    Special Olympics Louisiana will be holding Over the Edge where you can rappel down the side of Tiger Stadium for charity. The event will begin the morning of Saturday, November 21st and will run throughout the day, until the last person has descended. This morning Whitney Vann took the challenge... more »
  • Bumpits - Does It Really Work?

    November 5, 2009 8:09 AM

    Just in time for the holiday party season Whitney Vann finds out if Bumpits really work? Can they make your hair go from flat to fabulous in just minutes? Whitney puts it to the test. more »
  • Safety tips for heaters and smoke detectors

    October 28, 2009 7:19 AM

    Change your clock, change your battery. Install a new battery of the proper type at least once a year. If the low battery warning beeps, replace the battery immediately. We change our clocks back one hour Saturday, October 31, so this a good time to change your smoke alarm batteries,... more »
  • Constable talks Vial for Life

    September 16, 2009 8:06 AM

    There's a new way to get better medical care in an emergency. It's called a Vial for Life. Constable Major Reginald Brown joined Whitney Vann on 2une In this morning with more on how to use it. more »
  • Whitney Vann - Anchor, 2une In

    August 4, 2009 3:48 PM

    For more than 15 years, Whitney Vann has been anchoring WBRZ's popular morning program, 2une In . A Glasgow, Kentucky, native, Whitney earned her Masters Degree at Boston University in Television Broadcasting and her undergraduate degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Mississippi. Whitney came to WBRZ... more »

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