Your Morning News 4/20/12
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 traffic incidents to tell you about this morning. Buckle up and drive safely as you head out on the roads this morning.
WEATHER-Get ready for another mostly sunny day, with a high near 82.
LOCAL NEWS-Today is the two year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf. Research into the disaster is showing that, while not threatening to humans, a lot of the fish around the explosion site are sick. Voters in Port Allen head to the polls tomorrow to vote for a new Police Chief. Apparently drugs were the motivation for the Beau Pre home invasion earlier this month. The verdict is in and Trucko Stampley will spend the rest of his life behind bars, having received four life sentences in District Court on Thursday. An early morning trailer fire in Baker led to a 'meth bust'. All this and more in your recap of this morning's top news.
NATIONAL NEWS-We now know the names of the two Secret Service supervisors forced out during the investigation into the Colombian sex scandal.
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