Here are the Morning Rush headlines as we start off the week (7/22/19)

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  • Breaux Bridge police arrested Charles Belvin after responding to a report of shots fired on July 14th. During the arrest, officers say they recovered several weapons.
  • Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosello, says he isn’t stepping down; but he won’t seek reelection next year. Last night’s announcement came as protesters continued to call for his resignation.
  • The Ragin Cajun football team will be in New Orleans today to kick off Sun Belt Media days. Head coach Billy Napier will join members of the team to address the media about the upcoming season.
  • One week after hurricane Barry, a Jeanerette man says he’s still working on rebuilding the damage. Visit our online article if you’d like to help him out.
  • Agriculture commissioner Mike Strain says that Barry’s damage to crops in Louisiana was not widespread. But it could take a few weeks before they have the full extent of the storm’s impact.
  • Governor Edwards was in northern Louisiana this weekend to sign “Katie Bug’s Law.” The new law will allow law enforcement to conduct drug tests after serious traffic accidents.
  • On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Cecilia native Harvey Leblanc recalled his time working as a designer on the first aircraft to ever land on the moon.

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Scattered Clouds

Abbeville

57°F Scattered Clouds Feels like 57°
Wind
6 mph ESE
Humidity
92%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.
52°F Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
4 mph SE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Broken Clouds

Crowley

58°F Broken Clouds Feels like 58°
Wind
6 mph SE
Humidity
96%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low around 55F. Winds light and variable.
52°F Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low around 55F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
4 mph SE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Opelousas

53°F Clear Feels like 53°
Wind
5 mph ESE
Humidity
92%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms developing late. Low 66F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
67°F Scattered thunderstorms developing late. Low 66F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Wind
10 mph S
Precip
60%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Few Clouds

Breaux Bridge

56°F Few Clouds Feels like 56°
Wind
0 mph
Humidity
90%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low 53F. Winds light and variable.
52°F Some clouds. Areas of dense fog developing. Low 53F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
4 mph SE
Precip
10%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Scattered Clouds

New Iberia

55°F Scattered Clouds Feels like 55°
Wind
7 mph SE
Humidity
100%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Partly cloudy. Low 43F. Winds light and variable.
52°F Partly cloudy. Low 43F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
4 mph NNW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous

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