Red River Radio's Local News Segment

Courtesy: Mayor Adrian Perkins Facebook

NWLA COVID  3RD WAVE:  There  was  a  gathering of local medical leaders  in downtown Shreveport yesterday afternoon, they joined Shreveport  Mayor Adrian Perkins outside Government Plaza for a press conference, the focus of which was to inform the public of the rise in Coronavirus infections, hospitalizations and deaths  in Northwest Louisiana  as well as the rest of the country.  And with the Thanksgiving day holiday, there is a concern people won’t take Covid-19 precautions seriously and lower their guard.

Courtesy: Chuck Smith / Red River Radio News

GOVERNOR’S CV-19 UPDATE-   Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards held a press conference yesterday to give updates on Tropical Depression Beta’s impact,  Phase 3 reopening restrictions,  and the latest Covid-19 cases and statistics.  But he did also comment on the upcoming Special Legislative Session that Republican Lawmakers announced earlier this week.