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Temperatures will be a little cooler tonight into Friday as weak surge of cooler air works in from the northeast. No rain is still expected through the weekend with our next opportunity for rain not until Tuesday as a cool front moves through.
Mardi Gras chicken run tradition
PORT ARTHUR - Mardi Gras festivities in Southeast Texas have begun.
It started with a chicken toss or the Courir du Mardi Gras. Children gathered to catch Bob the rooster. The tradition of chasing the chicken can be traced back to medieval France.