Good Friday morning to you! Britney Glaser here hoping that your July 4th was fantastic and you're gearing up for a wonderful end of the work week.
*This morning we have a story out of Bossier Parish where a freedom of religion program has recently come under fire for voluntary prayer and the use of the word "God." We take you to the event where a country star stood up for the cause, along with Gov. Bobby Jindal.
*We're awaiting word on a bond for the man arrested in a Lake Charles shooting. We first showed you the video on Sunrise yesterday morning and will explain the details of the crime today.
*More than a dozen people were hurt in California after a 4th of July fireworks mishap. Find out what happened at a fireworks show.
*This holiday weekend will bring more boaters to local waterways. We'll tell you about a crackdown for DWIs and reckless operation.
*The rain is on the way! Meteorologist Cedric Haynes is in for Ben today with a rainy weekend forecast.
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For years, people who lost money in scams have had almost no chance of recovering their funds. but now, there's an exception for those who used Western Union to wire money to a scammer.More >>
Tonight, skies will be clear and we will have little to no chance for rain. Tonight will be much cooler. We had a cold front come through early this morning and that decreased the dew point and cleared the sky of any clouds. This will allow temperatures to fall. South of I-10 will be in the mid to upper 30s, while north of I-10 will be in the freezing temperatures. As we go through this week, the weather will be nothing less than perfect!More >>
Authorities say a convicted sex offender was arrested after he began masturbating in front of a female employee at a local business. Goldyn Briggs, 27, was arrested on charges of obscenity after he allegedly exposed himself to a female employee as she was assisting him. Briggs had entered the business on Dec. 5 and applied for employment.More >>
Organizers with the USS Orleck Naval Museum are hosting "Christmas Cuts for Veterans" this year. Local veterans can get a free haircut aboard the USS Orleck from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 18. Several area stylists and barbers are volunteering to provide haircuts in the ships barber shop. If you would like more information or to volunteer your services you are asked to call 337-214-7447. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.More >>