Your Morning News 3/09/12
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — NBC33 Morning Edition with Neeha Curtis and Jesse Vinturella airs from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m. weekdays. Here are the top stories you need to know before walking out the door this morning.
TRAFFIC- No major traffic incidents to tell you about this morning. Just buckle up and drive safely as you head out on the roads today.
WEATHER- Grab your umbrella as you walk out the door this morning. There's a 90 percent chance of rain today. High around 74.
LOCAL NEWS- If passed, House bill 927 would put the Southern University system under the control of the University of Louisiana system. As you can imagine, this has stirred up quite a bit of controversy on the Southern University campus as well as with state legislators. In our crime tracker this morning, agents rounded up a list of people on drug charges in Assumption Parish as part of an eight month undercover investigation called 'Operation Should Have Got a Real Job'. All this and much more to see in our recap of this morning's news. Watch the video for more.
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