Ah, spring. Balmy days, bright flowers, short-sleeve mornings — and severe storms.
For those of us in North Louisiana, April and May are among the potentially worse weather months on the calendar. More tornados occur during those months than any other time of the year, according to the National Weather Service.
That’s one of the reasons it’s good that Lincoln Parish has 65 new NWS-certified Skywarn storm spotters.
Soon, area residents will head out to the woods in search of deer and other animals.
However, before they pick up a firearm and head out, residents should be aware that many people must enroll in a federally-mandated course before they can hunt legally without supervision from an age-appropriate individual with a hunting license.
While some are enjoying a beautiful Thanksgiving dinner, others will be busy developing their Black Friday shopping game plan.
Each year, stores offer the best deals of the season on the Friday after Thanksgiving to get holiday shopping started with a bang. Residents will line up for sales starting as early as 6 p.m. Thursday to make sure they get the presents their loved ones are hoping to see under the Christmas tree this year.