9News Early Edition from Matt Williams: March 19, 2012 - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Rick Santorum makes stop in Baton Rouge


From the desk of Matt Williams: Coming up this morning

GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum spent the day in Baton Rouge. He even caught a baseball game at the Box before the big meet and greet at Greenwell Springs Baptist Church? Did you go to see him? What did you think? And, what do you think of Matt Flynn? The former Tiger signs on with the Seahawks. Plus, the Lady Tigers win their first game in the NCAA tournament. We'll get you all caught up. Check out our DOTD Traffic Watch cameras before heading out today to make sure there aren't any delays on your route. If you do run into any unusual traffic issues while on the roads, you can always see traffic on our WAFB app. Join us for 9NTM & The Early Edition beginning at 4:30 a.m.



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