Saturday looks perfect to get out and enjoy the weather. There will be nothing but abundant sunshine and no chance of rain. I don’t even expect many clouds. With the abundant sunshine, the temperatures will warm up very quickly. After starting out in the 40s, it will warm up to the mid 70s in the af … [Read more...] about ‘Her reactions are going to ruin his life,’ says family of man sentenced for holding woman captive in pit
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The trio will be booked into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center and all three are also charged with terrorizing, communicating of false information of planned bombing on school property for Nash and principal to communicating of false information of planned bombing on school property for Mayweather and Gray, according to the Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office. … [Read more...] about 3 charged for allegedly placing imitation explosive devices at schools, business
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - With the cold front now through the area, temperatures are much cooler to start the morning and you’ll want to take a jacket through the day thanks to gusty northwesterly winds keeping a bit more of a chill in the air most of the day. Rain chances are very low, but some wrap-around moisture behind a departing upper level low will bring some clouds at times and a few quick moving showers parts of Southwest Louisiana, but any should be brief and not cause you too many issues. … [Read more...] about FIRST ALERT FORECAST: A cooler but excellent Easter weekend ahead
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - All eyes are on the severe weather threat looming over South Louisiana today ahead of a cold front that is currently moving through East Texas and will begin to push in to parts of Southwest Louisiana later this morning. You likely won’t have many impacts as you head out the door early for work and school this morning, but be prepared for rain and storms to begin arriving as early as 7-8 AM based on the forward speed of the storm complex over East Texas. Once the complex arrives, expect bouts of heavy thunderstorms, capable of damaging winds, hail, tornadoes and eventually flash flooding in spots. … [Read more...] about FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Rain and storms will linger into the afternoon upon arrival this morning
THE LAW: Article VI, Clause 2 in the United States Constitution establishes the Supremacy Clause, federal laws made pursuant to it, and treaties made under its authority, constitute “the supreme law of the land”. Under federal law, it is illegal to possess, use, buy, sell, or cultivate marijuana in all United States jurisdictions, since the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 classifies marijuana as a Schedule I drug, claiming it has a high potential for abuse and has no acceptable medical use. The use of marijuana is illegal in the United States, but the government allows individual states to pass laws that “DECRIMINALIZE” the recreational or medicinal use of the drug if the state has a regulatory system in place. In Louisiana, RS 40:966 D, if a person knowingly or intentionally possesses a controlled substance as classified in Schedule I, unless such substance was obtained directly or pursuant to a valid prescription or order from a practitioner, as provided in … [Read more...] about Legal Corner: How do I report a nurse abusing my grandmother?