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Drones could be utilized by Louisiana's farmers

 Good Monday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here with a look at what's in store on today's Sunrise:

*Louisiana's farmers may soon be utilizing drones in their fields.  We'll tell you what's behind a potential regulation change by the FAA and how the farmers could benefit from the use of drones.

*Starting next month, the state will offer some relief for people who have not yet paid their taxes.  Find out the time frame for when you can pay back taxes without the accrued penalties.

*The cowboys of Louisiana's past have a very unique history, driving cattle across bayous, marshes and rivers.  Former Louisiana Senator Bill Joins joins us this morning for a live interview about his book, "Louisiana Cowboy," that is the topic of the McNeese Sage Series this afternoon.

*Just in time for more traveling this holiday season, gas prices are expected to drop even lower.  Hear what's behind the cheaper prices and how low we could go.

*Want to learn more about Common Core?  Find out about a town hall meeting tonight at Sam Houston High School in Moss Bluff.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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