Happy Friday morning to you! Britney Glaser here with a look at what's in store on today's Sunrise:
*The response to the winter storms over the past week cost Louisiana about $5.2 million. Why is the price tag so hefty? We'll break down those numbers this morning.
*The Louisiana state income tax filing season begins today. Find out how you can get the fastest return and how long the anticipated wait time will be if you're doing a traditional filing.
*Lake Charles police are searching for the people linked to attempted purse snatchings at a couple of local businesses. We'll show you the older model Ford Taurus connected to the incidents that was seen in surveillance video.
*Do you know your numbers? Staying on top of your blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol could keep you alive longer. Find out about a free "Know Your Numbers" event happening this weekend in the Lake Area.
*There's still a lot of rodeo fun packed into your weekend! We'll give you the rodeo rundown for the 75th year of the Southwest District Livestock Show and Rodeo at Burton Coliseum.
*Movie extras are needed for a filming in Lafayette on Monday. The movie is called "A Sort of Homecoming" and there is an open call for extras. Find out how you can be a part of the filming process.
*Ben Terry tells us we've got a warmer weekend in store! He'll have the forecast that does include some rain chances and temperatures in the 70 degree range.