Headlines – June 9, 2017
Louisiana: The State We're In
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2017-06-09
Subjects: BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 | World War II
- Moreau, Andre Host
This segment from the June 9, 2017, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau reporting on the week’s headlines. These stories include: the shooting of thirteen people in five separate incidents in New Orleans on June 3rd; the death of Donald Vidrine, the night rig supervisor during the Deepwater Horizon explosion that led to the 2010 BP Oil Spill; the 73rd anniversary of D-Day; and the Department of Children and Family Services encouraging Louisiana residents to pre-register for DSNAP benefits, or disaster food stamps, as a precaution for hurricane season.