Chuck Smith Red River Radio News

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RIGHTS GROUPS QUESTION BOARD'S POSITION - After nearly two hours in executive  session Tuesday night, the Bossier Parish School Board  took no action  in response to allegations that it violated students' First Amendment rights by requiring school athletes to stand during the National Anthem before games or possibly face suspension from participating.

Courtesy: Chuck Smith / Red River Radio News

ST LUKE'S  PUMPKIN PATCH - October is the month for Pumpkins ,  stores  everywhere  are selling the bright orange gourds as Halloween  is   coming  up .  Soon these they will become Jack-O-Lanterns  adorning  porches and doorsteps   displaying a variety of facial expressions… illuminated by candles.   Perhaps  the largest  pumpkin patch around is the one run by St. Luke’s United Methodist Church,  just off Youree Drive in Shreveport.    Janice  Boller says they have  6,000  pumpkins  to sell. She’s the chairperson of the St.