ETC… For Wednesday, March 24th

From the National Weather Service office in Shreveport:

Elevated Thunderstorms return late Wednesday with large hail along the warm front overnight and continue into early Thursday with some damaging winds possible, as storms become surface based ahead of the cold front. The SPC days 2 and 3 outlook have us under mostly Slight Risk.  Red River Parish is in the slight risk area.

Easter is coming.  The Red River Parish School Board said, “Mark your calendar! All Red River Parish Schools will be closed for Easter Holiday Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5.”

Celebrations of Easter take many forms, from Easter Egg Hunts to special church services.  The Journal has been notified of several special events that are planned.  There will be special emphasis next Wednesday on Easter events in The Journal.  Get your celebration information in to  Deadline is noon next Tuesday.