Happy Friday morning to you! Britney Glaser here in the KPLC 7Newsroom with a look at what's ahead on today's Sunrise:
*We have a special treat for you this morning: Rory Partin will be singing a few Christmas tunes to get you in the holiday spirit ahead of his concert tonight at Water's Edge in Lake Charles.
*Today marks a dark day in American history: the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. We'll tell you about the day of events commemorating the anniversary.
*If you're heading to the LSU/Texas A&M game this weekend in Baton Rouge, you might want to stop by Mike the Tiger's habitat after seeing a special report this morning. I'll tell you about "The Tiger Whisperer" and the quest to find this mysterious man.
*Do you think cell phones should be allowed on planes? That's something the FCC is considering. Hear why they might lift restrictions.
*Several local football teams are in the playoffs tonight! Find out how you need to dress for tonight's game as the weather changes. Meteorologist Ben Terry will have your forecast.