16th Judicial District indigent defender spokesperson Cecelia “Beanie” Bonin approached the parish council on Wednesday in regards to her financially struggling public defender’s office.
St. Mary Parish Council members approved a $2,000 allocation to help the Franklin Senior High School Future Business Leaders of America with costs to attend the state competition.
Three persons were arrested on drug charges when Chitimacha Police responded to a report of suspicious activity at Cypress Bayou Casino and Hotel.
Members of the Acadiana Delegation, from left, Rep. Blake Miguez, Rep. Stuart Bishop, Rep. Jean-Paul Cousson, Rep. Terry Landry and Speaker of the House Taylor Barras, attended One Acadiana’s press conference Wednesday morning.
Louisiana Legislators recently wrapped up a special session aimed at closing a $304 million budget gap for the fiscal year that ends on June 30.