A 28-year-old Patterson man was sentenced to seven years in prison at hard labor after entering a plea agreement stemming from a case in which he allegedly stabbed and beat a woman in December 2016
An animal getting into a Cleco power substation in Bayou Vista was the culprit that caused over 7,900 customers in the area to lose power Wednesday evening, Cleco Spokeswoman Jennifer Cahill said.
Big days are coming up for Hattie Watts and Berwick elementary schools.
Berwick’s faculty and staff will visit seven neighborhoods Aug. 2. The Hattie Watts open house will be Aug. 7.