LRN PM Newscall August 8

AAA reminds drivers it’s time to get back into the consciousness of school zones and school buses as summer break is over.  Kevin Barnhart has the story.

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Louisiana has lost another one of its great entertainers as Swamp Pop Legend GG Shinn has passed away at the age of 78. Jeff Palermo has the story…

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The University of Louisiana at Monroe has a new four-year degree program that is the first of its kind in the state.  It’s called Unmanned Aircraft Systems Management and it’s all about drones and their use in various industries. ULM Professor Dr. Paul Karlowitz…

Cut 12 (10)   “…really taken off.”

Karlowitz says he’s already getting contacted by companies looking to hire drone pilots and the use of drones can be applied to many different lines of work.

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Karlowitz says he strongly believes the use of unmanned aerial vehicles is not a fad.

Cut 14 (13) “…prices are coming down.”

He adds the first class for the upcoming semester is already full.