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Tourism Success in Jennings (1996)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Jennings, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1996-01-26

Duration: 00:10:03

Subjects: Tourism | Economy | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Chapa, Arcie Reporter
  • Marcantel, Greg Interviewee
  • Laviolette, Tesa Interviewee
  • Berry, Tim Interviewee
  • Matte, Tina Interviewee
  • Tietje, Burt Interviewee


This segment from the January 26, 1996, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Arcie Chapa’s report on the town city of Jennings’ success in boosting tourism. She interviews: Jennings Mayor Greg Marcantel; Tesa Laviolette, marketing director; Dr. Tim Berry, ophthalmologist; Tina Matte, project coordinator; and Burt Tietje, photographer. Host: Robert Collins