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Charlie Weems

Louisiana Legends



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-02-19

Duration: 00:26:10

Subjects: Weems, Charles S., III | LAWYERS | Louisiana State University at Alexandria | Louisiana State University System


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Yancey, Allegra Nevils Producer
  • Pettit, Conway Interviewee
  • Bruser, Hank Interviewee
  • Anderson, Ronnie Interviewee
  • Weems, Charlie Interviewee


This episode of the series “Louisiana Legends” from February 19, 2017, features an interview with Charlie Weems conducted by Beth Courtney at Weems’ office in Alexandria. Weems is an attorney in Alexandria and a past chairman of the LSU Board of Supervisors. He discusses: living in Alexandria; the future of the legal profession; his mentors; his memorable cases; his involvement with the LSU football program; his role in expanding LSU-Alexandria into a four-year university; his father; what he likes about Louisiana; and his family.