The local pastor known as “the Pistol Packing Preacher,” James Arthur McAbee has pled no contest to possession of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor. He was sentenced Wednesday by Judge Langston Adams to two years deferred probation with a $2,000 fine. As conditions of his probation, McAbee will also have to complete drug education classes, perform community service, and surrender concealed handgun licenses from Texas, Arizona, and Florida.