— The climate bill signed by President Joe Biden are expected to drastically reduce overall U.S. emissions but some analysts say the legislation will also boost oil and gas companies, offsetting at least some of the emissions reductions. — A large portion of Texas teachers say they are seriously considering quitting their jobs. — Sharply higher mortgage rates, surging inflation and prices that remain near all-time highs are making homes less affordable causing the real estate to cool for some markets.
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.