Published 11:38 am Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Three-year-old Bladen Suter, left, gets a head start on his cousin, Aaron Beard, 2, while exploring Riverfront Park and enjoying 80-degree weather Monday. The cousins, both from Oklahoma, were visiting their grandparents, Phillip and Patty Mefford, in Vicksburg this week. Bladen is the son of Rebecca and Kyle Suter, and Aaron is the son of Sarah and Matt Beard. The National Weather Service forecast calls for partly cloudy skies today with highs in the lower to mid-80s and a slight chance of rain Wednesday evening.

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