2:30 LRN Newscast

The Times-Picayune and NOLA-dot-com has endorsed Republican Stephen Waguespack for governor. The paper says Louisiana’s next governor must be laser focused on Louisiana’s future, not distracted by Washington-style sideshows. LSU Political Science Professor Robert Hogan says NOLA.com’s editorial staff is not a fan of Republican front runner Jeff Landry…
Cut 6 (10) “…hot button issues”
A poll paid for by Louisiana TV stations released this week showed Waguespack running in a distant third place in the October 14th primary, behind Landry and the lone main Democrat Shawn Wilson.

Karl Malone is the best men’s basketball player ever at Louisiana Tech and a statue of him and five other Bulldog greats were unveiled last night. An emotional “Mailman” gave thanks to Tech…
cut 13 (12) “…for me”

If you’re seeing a large number of crickets, you’re not the only one. Teiko Foxx has an explanation for the increase of the late-night crawlers.
Cut 2 (31) “…I’m Teiko Foxx”

Starting tomorrow at noon, Entergy Louisiana customers can apply for a one-time 200-dollar credit on their electricity bill. There are income eligibility requirements. Eligible customers should apply through their local United Way website. Entergy says they are providing this assistance because of high energy bills as a result of historic hot summer.