5:30 LRN Newscast Nov 21

Authorities have identified 31-year-old Ruben Ernesto Dorado of Miami as the man who stabbed DOTD worker Darrell Guillory Sunday along I-10 near Port Allen. Guillory was a Motorist Assistance Patrol worker and DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson says they perform services to assist stranded motorists.

Cut 5 (09) “…very seriously

The husband of former governor Kathleen Blanco, Raymond “Coach” Blanco, has passed away at the age of 87. Coach Blanco was the vice president of student affairs at ULL for decades. Current school president, Doctor Joe Savoie says there are hundreds of stories about his larger-than-life exuberance…

Cut 7 (12)  “…unique individual”

According to Gas-Buddy-dot-com, gas prices are falling as we approach one of the busiest travel weekends of the year…

Cut 12 (07) “…for Thanksgiving.” 

Gas-buddy-dot-com petroleum analyst Patrick DeHaan says the statewide average is $3.10 for a gallon of regular gasoline.


When you see emergency vehicles on the side of the road or behind you, AAA says Slow Down and Move Over. Spokesperson Don Redman says it’s the law and could cost you $200 in Louisiana. And it’s not just emergency responders who are injured as a result.

Cut 10 (11) “…distracted.” 

Since 2015, 16-hundred people have been struck or killed in the US while outside of a disabled vehicle.