Now that the election season is finally over, Caddo citizens can take heart, to some extent, that the Caddo Commission has five newly elected members to join the “hungover seven” who have voted consistently to line their pockets — literally and figuratively.
Four months ago in the Louisiana governor’s race, Sen. David Vitter was a slam-dunk. He seemed to have it all. Gobs of PAC money flowing in from all over the U.S., strong support from most of the Republican establishment including his GOP colleagues in Washington, and a huge lead in the polls.
Louisianans have elected Democrat John Bel Edwards their governor. Does this prove Louisiana is not a "red," decidedly conservative state, or that Edwards was merely the lucky guy in the way of angry voters hell-bent on delivering a hot, hot message of disapproval to incumbent, senior U.
The October 2015 Net Receipts Report shows that total state revenue thus far for 2015-2016 was $2.177 billion, a 14 percent decrease compared to that time last year. Sales tax receipt growth was up slightly. Personal income, severance and corporation/ franchise tax receipts were down.
Following a complaint from an outside party, an investigation was initiated by a juvenile sex crimes detective. Through the investigation, it was discovered that a juvenile subject related to the Pittmans was sexually exploited within DeSoto Parish.
A 1991 Ford F-150 was found approximately sixth-tenths of a mile from the decedent. Evidence on the vehicle and evidence at the scene matched. The vehicle had broken down and was occupied by a male and a female..
Cynthia Ann Bergeron, 50, was involved in a verbal altercation with another woman who lives on the property. Bergeron allegedly struck the woman in the facer with a metal frying pan during the confrontation that took place inside the victim’s residence.