This program is 16 minutes long
(Crown Point, Louisiana: Bigad Shaban) The impact of Tropical Storm Lee on Louisiana featured; scenes shown from the small coastal towns of Crown Point and Lafitte; details given about rainfall totals in different towns. [Lafitte resident Michael ENCLADE, George WILLIAMS, kid Kaylon STRAVINSKY- comment on the flooding.]
(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Tornadoes in Alabama and Mississippi reported; scenes shown from Lillian, Alabama.
(Hollywood and Los Angeles: Hattie Kaufman) The first Labor Day telethon for muscular dystrophy without the presence of comedian Jerry Lewis featured; scenes shown of Lewis hosting since 1966. [Comedians David LETTERMAN, Paul SCHAEFER, Larry MILLER, Tom DREESEN, Harry SHEARER- complain on Lewis's treatment by MDA.]