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Remembering Hurricane Rita, Part 2 (2015)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2015-09-25

Duration: 00:07:56

Subjects: Hurricane Rita, 2005 | Disaster response and recovery


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Douglas, Karen Interviewee
  • Blanco, Kathleen Speaker
  • Johnson, Ron Interviewee
  • Jones, Jennifer Interviewee
  • Mudd, Chad Interviewee
  • Johnson, Wayne Interviewee
  • Welch, Gatlin Interviewee
  • Trahan, Leslie Interviewee
  • Trahan, Stevie Interviewee


This segment from the September 25, 2015, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the second part of Charlie Whinham’s report on the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Rita. He visits Cameron Parish to check on the recovery from the devastating storm. He interviews: Cameron Parish Sheriff Ron Johnson; Cameron Parish District Attorney Jennifer Jones; Chad Mudd, attorney; Wayne Johnson, assistant principal at South Cameron High School; Gatlin Welch, high school junior; Leslie Trahan, CEO of South Cameron Memorial Hospital; Steve Trahan, external relations manager for Cameron LNG.