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 top news stories at :11 past each hour.
6:21 AM - We start off the shortened week with an update on Syria and what has happened over the long holiday weekend.
6:41 AM - Richard Condon looks back at the Tigers' win over TCU and looks ahead to the home opener against UAB.
7:21 AM - Controversy in Livingston Parish over the Parish President's decision to have something done about the bumpy roads. It's not sitting well with some of the council. Parish President Layton Ricks joins us.
7:41 AM - Did you know that Louisiana has the highest average local sales tax in the nation? What does it mean for us? Scott Drenkard, an economist for the Tax Foundation is our guest.
8:21 AM - President Obama faces renewed international opposition on Syria while trying to win support here at home. Comments from Camara Clifton, political strategist with Clifton Network Partners.
8:41 AM - We feel happier when we give to someone we know. Our guest is New York psychotherapist and couples counselor Stephanie Manes.