LRN Newscast 16:30 08-31-15

DOTD has the first of three public meetings tonight about proposed improvements to the I-10 corridor…
CUT 1 (30) “I’m Jeff Palermo”

The accidental shooting of a brother has apparently resulted in a shooting suicide of another brother just outside Opelousas. A witness inside the room told deputies that 27 year-old Joshua Miller from New Roads was horseplaying with a gun, pointing it at 25 year-old Jeremiah Miller from Ventress; pulling the trigger. Once the older brother realized what he did, he turned the gun on himself.
At the beginning of the school year, West Monroe High School principal Shelby Ainsworth and school officials told students they could not fly the Confederate flag from their vehicles during “The Rebels’” football games and other school events. The confiscations began Friday night…
CUT 13 (07) Q: “Confederate flag”
After a mass shooting in South Carolina, he says the entire nation has put restrictions on the Confederate flag.

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office says three people have been arrested after allegedly striking moving vehicles with full one-gallon water jugs. Lt. Col. Bobby Webre says their investigation led to the arrest of 19-year-old Chance Lambert, 18-year-old Layne Goodman, and 17-year-old James McCormack…
CUT 3 (09) “could have happened”