Good morning Acadiana. It's a new day...a new way. The state's 'Phase One' plan starts today as we start to ease into some semblance of normalcy. Get out this weekend and spend a few dollars so that we can get this train back on its tracks. Things will be different, but that's okay. We can and will adjust. Click here for industry-by-industry guidelines for phase one of re-opening.


Chocolate Chip Day

Nylon Stocking Day

Peace Officers Memorial Day

Nascar Day

Bike To Work Day

Defense Transportation Day

Endangered Species Day

Pizza Party Day

90 years ago - In 1930, Ellen Church became the First Airline Stewardess. She joined the United Airlines team on a flight from San Francisco to Wyoming.

80 years ago - In 1940, Nylon Stockings went on sale for the first time.

22 years ago - In 1998, Sonny & Cher got their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

17 years ago - In 2003, June Carter Cash the wife of Johnny Cash died from heart surgery complications at the age of 73.

10 years ago - In 2010, Jessica Watson became the youngest person to sail, non-stop around the world. She did it all by herself at the age of 16.


Andy Murray is 33. Tennis great.

Jamie-Lynn Sigler is 39. Actor.

Emmitt Smith is 51. Dallas Cowboys retired.

Dan Patrick is 64. NBC Sports.

Madeleine Albright is 83. Former Secretary of State.


7 days until Memorial Day Weekend

37 days until Father's Day

50 days until Independence Day


Today: SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE, 80% chance for rain, 84.

Tonight: 50% chance for rain, 70.

Saturday: 40% chance for rain, 85.

Sunday: 60% chance for rain, 86.

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