Join Kevin Meeks & Karen Henderson for Baton Rouge's Morning News, 5:30-9 AM on News Radio 1150 WJBO. News updates every 30-minutes from News Radio 1150 WJBO's Don Grady and Fox News Radio, and sports with Richard Condon at :15 & :45 past each hour. Plus your phone calls and Facebook comments on the big story of the hour at :21 past each hour.
6:11 AM - Suspects taken into custody in the Mother's Day parade shootings in NOLA. We talk with Jim Fisher, Program Director of Rush Radio 99.5 WRNO in New Orleans.
6:41 AM - How the Livingston Parish DARE program is helping to protect kids. Our guest is Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard.
7:11 AM - 8 mothers of truant school kids arrested this week. How bad is the truancy problem in EBR? Comments from Roxson Welch, Director of the Family & Youth Service for East Baton Rouge Parish.
7:41 AM - Congressman Cassidy wants to know the details of the IRS investigations into the Louisiana Tea Party and other conservative groups. Our guest is US Rep. Dr. Bill Cassidy (R-La Dist. 6)
8:11 AM - The NTSB is urging states to adopt a .05 legal limit for drunk driving. Is it a good idea? We talk with an addiction expert who has dealt with many DUI cases, Delaine Faris.
8:41 AM - The Mulligan Brothers are the featured band at Live After Five on Friday afternoon, 5-8. Kevin & Karen will be there! Our guest is Downtown Business Assn. Managing Director Alicia Baron.