Devastating flooding has impacted multiple parishes in Louisiana. Donations are needed to assist the animal relief efforts underway by the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) and parish governments.
Laguna Development Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pueblo of Laguna, announced that its newly formed Kicks Entertainment unit has entered a definitive agreement to acquire the Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Lake Charles in Westlake, Calcasieu Parish, La.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2003 Nissan Pickup Truck driven by 33-year-old Victor Hogan Jr. of West Monroe was traveling north on LA 9 when for reasons still under investigation, Hogan’s vehicle exited the left side of the roadway and struck a parked railroad car.
LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that a Lake Charles man in federal prison custody pleaded guilty last week to federal escape charges after failing to report to a halfway house according to terms of home confinement.
Cpl. Michael Dunn received the award for DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office. Also recognized was Deputy Tony Matteson from Red River Parish Sheriff’s Office and Deputy Jimmy Campbell and Deputy Frank Maxie from Sabine Parish Sheriff’s Office. Congratulations on the awards!.
“If your community floods and soil around your home or business washes away, you will need to retreat that area because the termiticide barrier may no longer exist,” Strain said. “Termite bait stations need to be evaluated for replacement as well. If you have a termite contract, you should contact your pest control company for an inspection.
But two other northwest Louisiana lakes made the recent 2016 list as well, including Caddo Lake at No. 7 and Lake Bistineau at No. 16 Quality fish and beautiful scenery make Caddo Lake a bass angler’s dream.
"Once everyone impacted by the floods is safe, we need to sit down and decide how to get this project completed," said Treasurer Kennedy. "This project has been on the drawing board since the last round of devastating flooding in the 1980s. The sad fact is that the flooding this week would not have been as devastating if this diversion canal existed.
Employees from the Treasury's Unclaimed Property Division will be stationed in the Center Court next to the turtle pond at Mall St. Vincent, located at 1133 St. Vincent Ave. in Shreveport, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Treasury employees will help citizens file unclaimed property claims.
"Sen. Brown has been arrested twice now on domestic violence charges. He needs to resign his seat and focus on his personal problems," said Treasurer Kennedy. "Domestic violence is a serious issue, and it's disrespectful to victims of this horrible crime for Sen.