12:30 Newscast May 29,2017

Many Americans are celebrating a day off with friends and family but many forget the true meaning of the Memorial Day Holiday. State Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Col. Joey Strickland says remembering those who lost their lives doesn’t have to be a big show, it can be a private moment.
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11-thousand men and women from Louisiana made the ultimate sacrifice for the United States in all our wars.

The Center for Disease Control is warning the public about bacteria in public pools as the summer is in full swing. Michelle Hlvasa (Vah-sah) with the CDC says cryptospordium is causing a lot of outbreaks and is linked to swimming. She says there has been an increase in infections.
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The LSU Tigers are a number four national seed in the NCAA baseball tournament and will host Texas Southern to start of the Baton Rouge Regional at 2:30 at Alex Box Stadium on Friday. The other two in the Baton Rouge Regional are the number two seed, Southeastern Louisiana and the number three seed, the Rice Owls.

It’s possible a special legislative session could convene right after the current session ends.
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