News Release

Southeastern Channel to re-run candidates forums

Contact: Rene Abadie


     HAMMOND – The Southeastern Channel, the educational broadcast unit of Southeastern Louisiana University, will run House and Senate candidates’ forums recently held on campus through Oct. 21, the day before the elections.
     The forums, which were sponsored by the Hammond Chamber of Commerce and the Southeastern Student Government Association, will air at the following times: Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; Tuesdays, noon; Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.; Thursdays, noon; Fridays, 6:30 a.m., Saturdays, 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 11 a.m.
     Channel General Manager Rick Settoon said the re-broadcast of the House forum will run through Oct. 11, while the Senate forum will air Oct. 12-19. Both forums will run Oct. 19-21.
     The forums can also be viewed via the Internet at
The Channel can be seen on Charter Cable Channel 18 in Tangipahoa, St. Tammany and Livingston parishes and on Channel 17 in Washington Parish. 

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