Auditors found that in fiscal year 2014, the employee payroll was processed before time sheets were due, which did not allow enough time for management to review time entry and leave balances. In one case, an employee was paid for 24 hours of leave without pay, which was not recouped until three months later.
For the first time in the academies history, one individual took home all four awards which included the Honor Graduate Award, Physical Fitness Award, Firearms Proficiency Award and the Academic Award. Bossier Deputy Bradley Vasser was the recipient of those awards.
Even though revenue is down compared to this time last year, several areas of tax collections are growing from one month to the next. Corporation and franchise tax collections no longer are a negative. Sales tax, individual income tax and gasoline and special fuels tax collections grew compared to previous months.
BATON ROUGE – Monday, the Louisiana State Senate passed the Raise the Age Act, Senate Bill 324 authored by Senator J. P. Morrell, by a vote of 33 to 4. The Raise the Age Act passed out of the Senate Committees on Judiciary B and Finance before seeing a vote on the Senate floor.
But how many Louisiana residents know that their state has its own, real-life and large omnivorous celebrity in the form of the Louisiana Black Bear, which was recently removed from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service List of Threatened and Endangered Wildlife just two months ago?.
According to the guilty plea, Border Patrol agents stopped Soriano’s vehicle on Dec. 22, 2015, nea4r Lake Charles. Four passengers were found in the vehicle with Soriano, and each admitted to being in the United States illegally..
BATON ROUGE – Monday, the Louisiana Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved the Raise the Age Act which would effectively submit 17-year-olds who commit delinquent acts to the authority of the juvenile criminal justice system, rather than automatically trying them as adults, or keeping them in adult prisons for detention prior to trial.