Join Kevin Meeks & Karen Henderson for Baton Rouge's Morning News, 5:30-9 AM on 1150 WJBO. News updates every 30-minutes from 1150 WJBO's Don Grady and Fox News Radio, and sports with Richard Condon at :15 & :45 past each hour. Plus your phone calls and Facebook comments on the big story of the hour at :21 past each hour.
6:11 AM - According to a new study Louisiana has the highest rate of gun violence in the USA but not everyone agrees. Our guest is State Rep. Jeff Thompson (R-Bossier City).
6:41 AM - A heroin bust in Ascension. Just how bad is the drug problem there? Comments from Major Kevin Hannah with the Ascension Sheriff's Office.
7:11 AM - LSU's head basketball coach Johnny Jones on who he thinks will make win the NCAA tournament.
7:41 AM - The story behind a flash mob at the EBR School Board office. Our guest is Khadijah Thompson, organizer with Stand for Children Baton Rouge.
8:11 AM - Do you know someone with a compulsive gambling problem? What are the signs? Our guest is Matricia Green, Compulsive Gambling Counselor for the Capital Area.
8:41 AM - Getting set for tonight's first Live After Five of the season with Alicia Baron, Managing Director of the Downtown Business Assn..