Area residents prepare for freezing temperatures
ST. FRANCISVILLE - Residents are preparing for the second cold snap of the season.
Local grocery stores saw dwindling inventory heading into the weekend.
"When the cold weather comes people come out shopping to buy staple goods, Darrel David of Audubon Market said.
Shoppers were filling their carts hoping to stay home for the weekend.
"I have to get ready for the cold weather," Cindy Mount said. "Got to go home and make gumbo."
West Feliciana Parish officials have been monitoring the weather with another hard freeze possible.
"The wind is pretty dangerous out there," Capt. Brian Spillman of the West Feliciana Sheriff's Office said. "Wind chill factors are in the mid-twenties. We're looking for them to go into the mid-teens tonight. It's not going to get any better over the weekend."
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
As mask and distancing restrictions continue to loosen, large events starting to...
La. congressman says there may be hope for residents whose homes are...
Lock down pet boom creates busy work days for veterinarians
INVESTIGATIVE UNIT: Teenage murder suspect's ankle monitor was off for 3 days...
Cat leaps from burning apartment building, walks away unfazed
LSU pitcher Matt Beck gets his moment at the plate
Brusly baseball needs extra innings to win regional series with Jennings.
Southern Athletic Director Roman Banks talks about coaching search
Drew Brees and Sean Payton enjoy the Zurich Classic
Legendary Parkview coach Kenny Guillot passes away at 76