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Headlines - January 11, 1980

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1980-01-11

Duration: 00:03:06

Subjects: Headlines | Sports | Rein, Bo, 1945-1980 | LSU Tigers (Football team) | Strikes | OIL REFINERIES | Tenneco Oil Refinery (Chalmette, La.) | Treen, David C., 1928-2009 | Elections, 1980 | United States presidential election, 1980 | Politics


  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Treen, Dave Speaker
  • Moore, Henson Interviewee


This segment from the January 11, 1980, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the week’s headlines. These stories include: the death of new LSU football coach Bo Rein in a plane crash; a walk-out by union workers at four Louisiana oil refineries; and Governor-Elect Dave Treen and Congressman Henson Moore discussing the possibility of Treen running as a “favorite son” candidate in the upcoming Louisiana presidential primary. Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome