Bossier Parish Sheriff Julian Whittington’s call upon the Louisiana State Police to investigate the trading of vehicles by former sheriff Larry Deen has led to Deen and the owners of a local car dealership being indicted this week by a federal grand jury.
After the emergency mandamus petition was filed by Collier’s attorney, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals stayed the execution of the sentence and ordered the U.S. marshals to release Collier from custody, but not before Collier served about half of his two-day sentence.
The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles recently completed an aggressive 40-day initiative to install more than 400 credit card stations statewide. In the past, OMV customers had been required to pay for transactions using cash or were required to schedule a return visit to finalize their transactions.
“The donations and work of federal employees in our district will help feed those in need,” said U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley. “Their efforts are helping to fight hunger and give back to our communities. I want to thank those who donated, but also the volunteers who worked to collect and spread the word about this campaign.
pancake breakfast with all the proceeds going toward aviation scholarships. Afterwards, the opening ceremonies will commence, which will include a welcome speech from DeRidder Mayor Ron Roberts; keynote speaker Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne; and guest speakers Col.
As the opening of the 2014-15 deer season approaches, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is reminding hunters to make pre-hunt checks to ensure tree stand safety and use appropriate safety gear to reduce the chance of accidents in the field.
There is an old saying in politics that if you are not taking shots from opponents (and political critics), then you must not be doing a good job. Put another way, if you are getting some hits, then you must be doing many things well. Such is the case with Patrick Williams, who plans on being Shreveport’s next mayor.
The city is mentioned six times in the Old Testament and four times in the New Testament. When Sodom is referenced, it is always mentioned with a sense of foreboding and fear because it was an exceedingly wicked city. God destroyed Sodom with fire and brimstone.
District A encompasses the entire Cooper Road area (now known as Martin Luther King Drive area), North Highlands, Cherokee Park and a portion of Cross Lake. This minority district is one of the poorest areas of the city, and the MLK area has long lacked adequate roads and infrastructure, job opportunities, and a decent quality of life.
With those two definitions in mind, there are two important questions to ask. Number one, is faith alone enough to take you to Heaven? Number two, are works alone enough to take you to Heaven? The answer to both of these questions is, “No!” It is God Who offers salvation according to His grace.