Tuesday, May 21 2013 6:18 AM EDT2013-05-21 10:18:45 GMT
Authorities said a 15-year-old girl may be facing charges after driving without a license and losing control of a car in a crash that left a 10-year-old girl dead Monday afternoon. The crash happened onMore >>
Authorities said a 15-year-old may be facing charges after driving without a license and losing control of a car in a crash that left a 10-year-old dead.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:48 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:48:15 GMT
A woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her four young daughters out of their home for days at a time.A witness told police that the four girls, ages 7, 5, 3 and 1, had been in the same dirtyMore >>
A woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her four young daughters out of their home for days at a time.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:45:38 GMT
A widespread power outage has affected a large portion of Ascension Parish. Small portions of neighboring parishes are also affected. As of 5:40 p.m., the Entergy website reported 20,981 homes andMore >>
A widespread power outage affected a large portion of Ascension Parish and part of EBR Parish Monday. More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 5:00 PM EDT2013-05-21 21:00:58 GMT
Residents in tornado-stricken Moore, OK, await news on missing love ones Tuesday, a day after a massive tornado devastated the city, killing at least 51. Rescuers worked all night, with particular attentionMore >>
The tornado, with winds up to 200 mph, cut a 20-mile stretch as wide as two miles through the Oklahoma City metro area. The medical examiner's office reported 24 people died, including nine children. More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:36 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:36:49 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
Dozens of people have died after a second day of tornadoes twisted through Oklahoma, this time taking aim at the town of Moore, south of Oklahoma City.More >>
Parenting experts say don't allow the holidays to pull you apart with overloaded schedules. Gather your children near. You'll find something on the "Twenty-Four Days of Christmas" list that will help you focus on the true gift of Christmas, love. You might start a new tradition.
Day one - Start reading The Christmas Carol aloud as a family.
Day two - Help the children go through their toys to give away to needy children.
Day three - Participate in Heifer International by providing a work animal for a family in poverty at www.heifer.org or Samaritan's purse to help children at www.samaritanspurse.org
Day four - Adopt a family for Christmas.
Day five - Make a batch of homemade jelly to share with sanitation workers and the mailman.
Day six - Invite kids over to make candy houses.
Day seven - Make homemade Christmas cards and send them out.
Day eight - Let your kids add a canned good to the food pantry with each visit to the grocery.
Day nine - Adopt an elderly neighbor.
Day ten - Have a special prayer time for the homeless.
Day eleven - Make a family newspaper, "The Christmas Clarion." Let the kids interview members of the family to record Christmas memories from days gone by.
Day twelve - Make homemade gifts for each member of the family.
Day thirteen - Host a birthday party for Jesus. Invite children to come with a gift that will be given to children in need.
Day fourteen - Let the children write and perform a Christmas play for the neighborhood.
Day fifteen - Sing Christmas carols around the dinner table.
Day sixteen - Make homemade bread from scratch…NO machines!
Day seventeen - Watch It's a Wonderful Life with fresh popped corn.
Day eighteen - Make old-fashioned popcorn garland for the tree and kitchen windows.
Day nineteen - Take the family and friends to visit a live nativity scene.
Day twenty - Let the children go door-to-door, taking candy canes to neighbors with a special sentiment attached. (Read The Candymaker's Gift for ideas.)
Day twenty-one - Have a candlelight supper around the Christmas tree.
Day twenty-two - Make a list of family promises to each other for the new year.
Day twenty-three - Read the Christmas story from Luke 2.
Day twenty-four - Attend a Christmas Eve service at your local church.
Christmas morning - Make a birthday cake for Jesus! Don't forget to sing "Happy Birthday!"