Good Wednesday morning to you! Britney Glaser here and I am thrilled to be back on the Sunrise desk this morning with lots of news to update:
*We are getting a clearer picture of the damage multiple suspected tornadoes left behind across the South, including in Louisiana. See what the storms left behind for many on Christmas Day.
*The Beauregard Sheriff's Office needs your help finding the person responsible for shooting and killing a Ragley man in his yard. Hear the details about the homicide and how you can help find the trigger person.
*Fears over pending tax hikes and budget cuts have some sectors of the U.S. economy bracing for impact. President Obama heads to Washington today with less than a week to avert the fiscal cliff.
*Later today, Beaumont TV anchor and Kinder native, Bill Leger, will be laid to rest in his hometown. The final arrangements will be announced this morning for those wishing to pay their respect.
*It's going to be a blustery day! Meteorologist Ben Terry will have a look at the major cold front that has taken over the area.