“The message of this campaign is simple: If you can hear thunder, lightning is close enough to strike you – go indoors immediately,” said Donna Franklin, National Weather Service lightning campaign manager.
When a man being watched on surveillance cameras began shaking a salt shaker in a local Walmart housewares aisle, security guards' worries became reality. Mentor police were called and the suspicions were confirmed.
A native Shreveporter is reaching the final days in the countdown to his second appearance on the U.S. Olympic Weightlifting team. Kendrick Harris, a Byrd High School graduate, is the only male weightlifter on the team.
NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Hornets fans can join in the excitement of the upcoming NBA Draft as the team hosts a 2012 Draft Party presented by Budweiser at the New Orleans Arena (1501 Girod St.) on Thursday, June 28.