NewsCovering Louisiana


Edwin Edwards back in hospital

Edwin Edwards.PNG
Posted at 10:22 AM, Nov 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-18 11:22:19-05

Former Gov. Edwin Edwards is back in the hospital Wednesday and is being treated for pneumonia, according to The Advocate.

Edwards, 93, spent two nights at a Baton Rouge hospital over the weekend for shortness of breath and returned home on Sunday after testing negative for pneumonia and coronavirus.

Read more from The Advocate.

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, click HERE.

Download our free app for Apple,Android, Roku and Amazon devices.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Evening News Headlines, Latest COVID-19 Headlines, Morning News Headlines, Special Offers

Alexa's Daily Flash Briefing

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Instagram

Subscribe to our Youtube channel