Don’t let your guard down just yet. Even though we’re halfway through the 2013 hurricane season and haven’t had a hurricane, it’s still a bit too early to breathe a sigh of relief.
If you live in Louisiana, even in North Louisiana, hurricane preparedness can be a true lifesaver. Representatives of local and state agencies, law enforcement, volunteer groups and the American Red Cross, gathered in Ruston recently to review disaster shelter plans, should a storm occur and drive evacuees to Lincoln Parish. Their conclusion — Ruston and Lincoln Parish are ready.