Good Thursday morning to you! Britney Glaser here with a look at what's in store on today's Sunrise:
*Residents across Southwest Louisiana are invited to commemorate 9/11 at the Lake Charles Civic Center this morning. Veterans and Lake Area residents are invited to gather at the 9/11 Memorial and we'll tell you what time everything gets underway today.
*Sheriff's deputies in Allen Parish continue their search for an Oakdale man wanted for the beating death of an Elton man. We'll share the profile of 30-year-old Shane Deshotel, who will face a second degree murder charge when he is taken into custody.
*Class continues as usual this morning at Ralph Wilson Elementary in Lake Charles. A bullet was found on the school's grounds Wednesday, leading to a lockdown at the school. Hear what the Calcasieu Parish School Board is saying about the incident.
*The American Red Cross is providing food, shelter and baby items to a Lake Charles family after an early morning fire displaces them. We'll tell you where it happened and what we know about the cause.
*There's a new type of gumbo in Southeast Texas, but it's not your favorite creole cuisine. It's a slang name for the latest drug combination including ecstasy, synthetic marijuana, cocaine and PCP. Find out the dangerous effects law enforcement are seeing.