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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:15pm
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Travel in Lincoln Parish came to a near grinding halt today after the first winter storm of 2018 spread a wintery mix, following by an inch or more of snow across the area. Parish public and private schools, along with Louisiana Tech, Grambling State and the Ruston campus of Delta Community College were also closed today and will be closed again Wednesday. The parish is under a hard freeze warning from 8 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Overnight temperatures are expected to drop to around 13 degrees, causing wind chills values as low as 5 degrees, according to the National Weather...

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