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 - An "Invest" in the southern Gulf. Could it get a name and come our way? The answer from National Weather Service, Slidell Chief Meteorologist Ken Graham.
6:41 AM - A new study says Facebook helps it's users "like" themselves better. How? Our guest is social media expert Chris Kraft.
7:11 AM - LSU Baseball Coach Paul Mainieri talks about his team and this weekend's Super Regional Series with the Sooners.
7:41 AM - More on the controversy over police collecting DNA from people that they arrest, this time from the perspective of law enforcement. Our guest is State Police Capt. Doug Cain.
8:11 AM - Have you notice the price of beef? What is causing the increase? We talk with Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, Dr. Mike Strain.
8:41 AM - DEMCO spokesman David Latona on the power company's preparations for hurricane season.