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Red River Radio Local Newscast 8:04 AM 03.01.22 with Chuck Smith

- The city of Shreveport, Louisiana, has formally apologized for actions taken against civil rights supporters in September 1963.
- Today is Election Day in Texas, eligible voters get to vote in statewide and local primary races.
- Dozens of animals were killed when a fire broke out in a barn at an Arkansas petting zoo.

Chuck Smith brings more than 30 years' broadcast and media experience to Red River Radio. He began his career as a radio news reporter and transitioned to television journalism and newsmagazine production. Chuck studied mass communications at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia and motion picture / television production at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has also taught writing for television at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina and video / film production at Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport.