Passe Partout- Morning Rush (6-15-19)

Local

Good morning Acadiana! Here’s your top news before you head out for the workday.


The Lafayette City Parish Council approved $12 million of library reserve funds to be used for a new library on the north side of the parish, and renovations at the library in Carencro.

Two St. Mary Parish correctional trustees were booked on multiple charges after authorities found drugs inside packages that were found at the parish motor pool.

One person was killed Tuesday in a crash involving two vehicles on Highway 13 near Simon Road in Acadia Parish. The crash happened just after 6 P.M. last night.

The New Iberia Parish president has put a parish-wide notification system into place. Parish residents can receive emergency alerts via text, email, or landline.

Lawmakers want to redirect nearly $700 million dollars of gulf oil spill money that was originally earmarked for trust funds to use to finance road and bridge work.

State lawmakers are up against the clock in the push to make paid fantasy sports a reality in Louisiana. Legislators are negotiating over a bill that would regulate use of Draft Kings, Fan Duel and similar sites.

The LSU Tigers kick things off at the Baton Rouge Super Regionals this weekend. The Tigers take on Florida State Saturday. Game one is scheduled for 2 P.M.

New Orleans Saints quarterback, Drew Brees announced his FNA youth league will be coming to the Youngsville Sports Complex this coming Fall. Ages K-8 grade can participate. Visit KLFY.com for more information.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Acadiana is launching their Sports Buddies mentoring program. The program is designed to encourage men to mentor and share their love for sports with their partnered little. Those interested can contact Big Brothers Big Sisters of Acadiana or attend their info night at Walk-Ons of Lafayette June 12, at 6 P.M.

For more stories like this that matter to you, click here to download the News 10 app for free.

Watch live newscasts, get breaking news and sign up for push alerts – download now

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Clear

Abbeville

43°F Clear Feels like 43°
Wind
0 mph
Humidity
62%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy with occasional showers overnight. Low 39F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.
39°F Cloudy with occasional showers overnight. Low 39F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.
Wind
4 mph NE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Crowley

46°F Clear Feels like 46°
Wind
0 mph
Humidity
48%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy with occasional showers. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
39°F Cloudy with occasional showers. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
Wind
4 mph NE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Opelousas

45°F Clear Feels like 45°
Wind
0 mph
Humidity
51%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy this evening with showers after midnight. Low 39F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
39°F Cloudy this evening with showers after midnight. Low 39F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
Wind
4 mph NE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Breaux Bridge

47°F Clear Feels like 47°
Wind
0 mph
Humidity
44%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy with occasional showers overnight. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
39°F Cloudy with occasional showers overnight. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
Wind
4 mph NE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

New Iberia

44°F Clear Feels like 41°
Wind
6 mph SSW
Humidity
68%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
42°F Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Low 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
Wind
5 mph NE
Precip
0%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous

Local News

More Local

Sidebar

Trending Stories