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Red River Radio Local Newscast 8:04 AM 03.03.22 with Chuck Smith

- Texas lawmakers have begun working on economic sanctions to punish Russia in response to its invasion of Ukraine.
- There’s a huge demand for the Ukrainian National Flag in the United States. But flag factories are having a tough time meeting the demand.
- Hundreds of people stood along interstate highways in Texarkana and Shreveport-Bossier late yesterday afternoon in anticipation of cheering on the American Freedom Convoy but things didn't turn out as planned.
- A Louisiana sheriff’s deputy is recovering after being trampled and gored in the leg by a bull.

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.