Jim Hawthorne, the retired Voice of the LSU Tigers, who spent 36 years as the play-by-play announcer for the LSU Radio Network, has been reported missing, along with his wife.
His home in Baton Rouge reportedly began flooding Saturday night. His family has not heard from them since 9 pm on Saturday.
Hawthorne has service with AT&T Wireless. AT&T is currently experiencing service outages in the flood affected areas around Baton Rouge which is hampering communications.