Casey Minton, director of internal communications and marketing for Special Olympics Louisiana, said this will be the seventh year for the Polar Plunge in Shreveport. The event takes place across the country, and in Louisiana it also takes place in Gonzales.
A man is behind bars after he allegedly forced his sister to have sex with him at knifepoint. On Saturday, 33-year-old Lonnie Tramaine Carroll of 3205 Red Bud Lane in Shreveport admitted post- Miranda that he secured a brown-handled butcher knife, which he pointed at his sister, forcing her to take off her clothes.
"Today we received nine bids from Wall Street investment banks, each of which demonstrated a real interest in investing in Louisiana municipal bonds," said Treasurer Henson. "These bids were favorable even in the light of recent market adjustments and the Street's recent downgrade in Louisiana's bond rating.
“With more than 26 years of service in the Louisiana State Police, Reeves assumes this responsibility with a wealth of knowledge and the respect from his colleagues across the state,” said Gov. Edwards. “The state police are called on to assist law enforcement in every corner of Louisiana and play a critical role in times of disaster.
— The Louisiana Lottery Corporation has discovered that its drawing show, which airs on select television stations throughout the state, contained incorrect Pick 3 and Pick 4 numbers for the March 12 drawing. The official Pick 3 winning numbers for the drawing were 0-4-7.
Finley began her public service in the military in 1988 after she was commissioned as a 2nd lieutenant in the United States Air Force, competing nationally and being designated as a Distinguished Graduate of the Reserve Officer Training Corps. She served for four years on active duty at England Air Force Base, La.