06:30 Newscast, April 27th, 2017

Louisiana’s roads, bridges and drinking water receive a D+ rating on the 2017 Report Card for Infrastructure produced by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Executive Director of the project is Dr. Kam Movassaghi (Mo-vuh-sah-gee)…:
10 (10) “of failure”
He hopes the legislature considers this report during discussions on bills that could help address these problems.

A measure approved in House Criminal Justice would include same sex couples in domestic abuse laws. Baton Rouge Representative Denise Marcelle supports the proposal…:
Cut 13 (06) “for prosecution”

A Jefferson Parish judge found former Destrehan high school teacher Shelley Dufresne not guilty on charges of unlawful carnal knowledge of a juvenile for allegedly having sex with a student. This means she doesn’t have to register as a sex offender.

Authorities in St. Landry Parish have arrested two Washington Elementary School teachers for allegedly bullying a student. Sheriff Bobby Guidroz says 44-year-old Ann Shelvin would tell an 11-year-old student to fight her classmates or receive a failing grade…:
Cut 7 (08) “other kids”
He says Shelvin’s teacher’s aid, 50-year-old Tracy Gallow, also encouraged students to fight the young girl. They’re both looking at serious charges.

The same week 13 UL-Lafayette players were arrested on similar charges, an LSU offensive lineman is also indefinitely suspended from his team for allegedly committing simple burglary of an apartment. Adrian Magee is accused of taking items ranging from an XBox to Gucci flip flops and $1200 cash.