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Ruston Recovery Continues (2019)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Ruston, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-09-06

Duration: 00:06:59

Subjects: Tornado damage | TORNADOES | Louisiana Tech University | Natural Disasters | Disaster response and recovery


  • Williams, Natasha Host
  • Fortenberry, Rex Q. Editor
  • Walker, Ronny Interviewee
  • Guice, Les Interviewee


This segment from the September 6, 2019, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Natasha Williams’ visit to Ruston for an update on the ongoing recovery effort from the EF-3 tornado that hit the city on April 25, 2019, and killed two people. She interviews Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker and Dr. Les Guice, the president of Louisiana Tech University.