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Blue Bell Ice Cream (1989)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1989-11-03

Duration: 00:02:24

Subjects: Food | Blue Bell Creameries | Ice cream industry


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Liepke, James Interviewee


This segment from the November 3, 1989, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on the excitement about the expansion of Blue Bell Ice Cream into south Louisiana. Nachman reports that the Texas company recently opened a distribution center in Baton Rouge. She interviews James Liepke of Blue Bell Creameries. Host: Robert Collins