— Shreveport's Mayor and Chief of Police say the city's murder rate is down along with violent crime. — The Texas Education Commissioner says that although the pandemic was the largest academic disruption in the last century, recent data shows some education rebound. — The Biden Administration has approved the Texas plan to build EV charging stations along Texas highways. — The Mission Design Lead for NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test Mission last Monday was Shreveport native Rocket Scientist Justin Atchison.
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.