3:30 LRN Newscast Nov 30

LSU announces Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly as the new Tigers head football coach. Can one of college ball’s winningest coaches bring another national title to Baton Rouge? Here’s Jeff Palermo…:

CUT 02(30)      “…Palermo.”

District 3 Louisiana Congressman Clay Higgins says he’ll sit out the 2022 Washington DC Mardi Gras bash, due to COVID restrictions. All attendees of the late January events must pass a coronavirus screening. In a letter to colleagues, Higgins says he is (quote) “stunned that the Mystick Krewe has apparently determined that free Americans are unable to be trusted with their own medical decisions,″ He says his staff will gladly help constituents who want to attend.


The deadline for Medicare Annual Enrollment, or to make changes, is a week away. Ann Booth, of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, says you need to either enroll or make changes by next Tuesday. Booth says choosing a plan can be hard & overwhelming at times, but they offer help to guide you in making your decision as to what’s best for you…:

CUT 10(11)      “…get their questions answered.”

Say bye-bye to the 2021 Hurricane Season; going out with quiet tropics and zero activity. This past season Louisiana felt the impact of several tropical storms and two hurricanes, including Cat 4 Ida which did billions in damage. Colorado State hurricane expert Dr. Phil Klotzbach says climate change will just mean more strong storms in our future…:

CUT 14(09)      “…little bit stronger.”