Motorists going down the Red Road were delayed on Tuesday. An early morning incident caused an 18-wheeler to begin leaking diesel fuel. It took most of the day to get the mess cleaned up and the road reopened.
Northwestern State University will be closed on Friday, March 30 for Good Friday. The university’s spring break will be March 30 – April 8. Administrative offices will reopen on Monday, April 2. Classes will resume on Monday, April 9. Red River schools and Riverdale Academy will also have Easter break next week.
There are many opportunity for Easter Egg hunting in our community today and this weekend. The Journal has heard of several churches planning hunts. Also there are special services planned. Wesley Chapel on Highway 783 will hold a special Good Friday service tonight at 5:30. There are two (or more) Sunrise Services scheduled. There will be a service at Grand Bayou on the pier Sunday morning at 6:30. Also Sunrise Service will be held at Abbie Lane Retreat on Highway 71 south.