News 10 Morning Rush Headlines: September 28, 2018

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

  • LSU basketball player, Wayde Sims, was killed in a shooting early this morning in Baton Rouge. The incident is under investigation.
  • The Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote this morning on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Yesterday, Senate lawmakers heard testimony from Doctor Christine Blasey Ford, as well as Judge Kavanaugh.
  • The FBI is trying to figure out how a missing boy with autism died. A search team found a body believed to be Maddox Ritch in heavily wooded section of Gastonia, North Carolina Thursday.
  • The Scott Volunteer Fire Department is preparing for the Town Hall meetings starting next week to discuss funding for fire protection services.
  • Candidates running for races out of Acadia Parish gathered at Grand Opera House in Crowley Thursday night. The public forum was hosted by the Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce.
  • The Knowledge Effect launched its Safe Drug Disposal Initiative by purchasing Medsafe Boxes for Northside Pharmacy and The Medicine Bin. This is a more convenient way for people to get rid of their unused or expired drugs at any time.
  • Tomorrow, parents can take advantage of the Free Child Car Seat Safety Check. Installation technicians will be on hand in the parking lot of Babies-R-Us.
  • Tonight’s Downtown Alive! will feature a tribute to Fleetwood Mac. The party starts at 5:00 p.m. Music begins at 6:00 p.m.
  • The New Orleans Saints take on the New York Giants this weekend for Week 4 of the NFL regular season. You can catch all the action on KLFY Sunday afternoon.
  • Scattered rain is possible for Acadiana today. Skies will be mostly cloudy with a high in the mid 80’s along with showers and a few storms, mainly this afternoon.

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