Red River Radio Local Newscast 7:04 AM 04.06.22 with Chuck Smith
Published April 6, 2022 at 7:41 AM CDT
— The City of Longview, Texas has issued a boil advisory as workers repair a 30-inch water main that provides water service for human consumption. — Arkansas' governor is calling for a $1 million expansion of a program to supervise high-risk parolees. — Texas hospitals are treating fewer than a thousand patients with COVID-19 for the first time in two years. — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tuesday urged state lawmakers to set aside $150 million in better-than-expected tax revenue to fund 15 coastal restoration and protection projects across south Louisiana.
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.