BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) -- A local teen spent the day in the NBC33 newsroom Wednesday. Middle schooler, Kelli Flanagan, got her first taste of what it's like to be on the news.
It's all part of National Job Shadow Day. Students are given the opportunity to take a look at jobs they might be interested in when they're older. Kelli expressed an interest in the news business, so NBC33 decided to show her the ropes.
Kelli spent the day learning the ins and outs of broadcast journalism, everything from reporting and anchoring to meterology.
"It's just a fun a job," says Kelli after the long day. "I especially enjoyed going out and interviewing people today.