Cold weather shelter openings tonight through Sunday

Published: Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:48 PM.

CRESTVIEW — Due to the weather dropping below 40 degrees, cold weather shelters will open at 6 p.m. Jan. 17-20 as listed below.

•Thursday: New Beginnings Church, 412 W. James Lee Boulevard.

•Friday: First Presbyterian Church, 492 N. Ferdon Boulevard.

•Saturday: First United Methodist Church, 599 8th Avenue.

•Sunday: LifePoint Church, 400 South Ferdon Boulevard.

The Okaloosa County Cold Weather Shelter Program provides protection during freezing weather. Shelters remain open until 8 a.m. the next day.

Program organizers estimate approximately 50 to 65 individuals use the shelters each time one opens.

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