News 10 Morning Rush Headlines: September 29, 2018

Local

Here are some of today’s headlines you should know before heading out the door:

  • Potential jurors being qualified in the malfeasance in office / perjury trial of Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope could be eliminated just for cause. In this case if they know Brian Pope directly or indirectly. Jury selection continues Wednesday.
  • A former Sergeant in the K-9 unit of the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office was sentenced  to 30 months in jail for violating the civil rights of a detainee. Back in 2012 David Prejean threw an inmate to the ground and demanded his dog bite the prisoner. Officials with the Sheriff’s Office say they conduct training all the time within the department to make sure things like this, never happen again.
  • A Fort Polk soldier has been sentenced for manufacturing and using a chemical weapon in the Kisatchie National Forest. He was sentenced to 11 years in prison.
  • Bill Cosby received a three to ten year prison sentence yesterday for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in 2004.
  • The National Flood Insurance Program expires in two months and coastal lawmakers are fighting for funding to keep it going. Those applying for Restore Louisiana still have time. The deadline is extended to November 16th. 
  • Lafayette’s first medical marijuana clinic is set to open on Monday, October 1st. The Total Health Clinic is currently accepting appointments.
  • The Louisiana Immunization Initiative Program ‘Shots for Tots’ will return to Women’s and Children’s Kids Specialty Center on Saturday, October 6th. It will cost $10 per child.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Clear

Abbeville

55°F Clear Feels like 55°
Wind
22 mph WNW
Humidity
37%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Colder. Low 34F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
35°F Clear skies. Colder. Low 34F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wind
10 mph NNW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent
Clear

Crowley

52°F Clear Feels like 52°
Wind
23 mph WNW
Humidity
48%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Colder. Low 33F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
35°F Clear skies. Colder. Low 33F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wind
10 mph NNW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent
Scattered Clouds

Opelousas

54°F Scattered Clouds Feels like 54°
Wind
18 mph WNW
Humidity
42%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A clear sky. Colder. Low 32F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
35°F A clear sky. Colder. Low 32F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wind
10 mph NNW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent
Scattered Clouds

Breaux Bridge

53°F Scattered Clouds Feels like 53°
Wind
25 mph NNW
Humidity
47%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Clear skies. Colder. Low 33F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
35°F Clear skies. Colder. Low 33F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Wind
10 mph NNW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent
Few Clouds

New Iberia

56°F Few Clouds Feels like 56°
Wind
26 mph WNW
Humidity
47%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds. Low 36F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
34°F A few clouds. Low 36F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Wind
7 mph NW
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waxing Crescent

Trending Stories

Sidebar