Join Kevin Meeks & Karen Henderson for Baton Rouge's Morning News, 5:30-9 AM on News Radio 1150 WJBO. News updates every 30-minutes from News Radio 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 top news stories at :11 past each hour.

 

6:21 AM - Gasoline prices are up, though still lower than one-year ago. What can we expect as we head into spring? The answer from AAA Louisiana's Don Redman.

 

6:41 AM - A spike in burglaries in Zachary has neighbors fighting back. Comments from Police Chief David McDavid.

 

7:21 AM - What does the President of LSU think about President Obama's college rating plan? We talk with LSU President F. King Alexander.

 

7:41 AM - New industrial developments, and more to come are taking their toll on Highway 30 traffic. What is being done? Comments from Mike Eades, CEO and President of the Ascension Economic Development Corporation.

 

8:21 AM - What has come out of the nation's governor's, including ours, meeting with President Obama in Washington.

 

8:41 AM - Which king cake flavors are the most popular this Mardi Gras season? Want one for Mardi Gras? How early should you order from Mark Ordoyne, King Cake Team Leader at Ambrosia Bakery.