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Beulah Mae Gibson
Beulah Mae Gibson, 87, a native and a resident of Franklin, died Wednesday, May 15, at 9:04 a.m., at Franklin Nursing Care.
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Acadiana Arrest Report
Mr. Thomas was processed and released on a $250.00 bond to appear in 3rd Ward City Court.
Tue May 21, 2013
One injured in Iberia St. wreck
One man was injured after his vehicle flipped on Iberia Street near Barrow at 2:50 p.m., Monday.
Mon May 20, 2013
Man arrested for possession of a firearm in the presence of controlled drug
By ZACHARY FITZGERALD firstname.lastname@example.org St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests: -Drew Baugher, 23, of Rizzo Street in Patterson, was arrested at 10:52 p.m. Friday for possession of schedule III , possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of a firearm in the presence of a controlled dangerous substance.
Police Reports 5-20-13
Franklin Police Chief Sabria McGuire reported the following arrests from the past weekend: Bailey Robertson Peters, 31, of St.
Elizabeth - Liz' Bigler Carr
March 5, 1919 ~ May 18, 2013 Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 2 p.m., at Ibert's Mortuary for Elizabeth "Liz" Bigler Carr, 94, a native and lifelong resident of Franklin, who passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 2:20 a.m., at her home with her family at her side.
Fri May 17, 2013
HMS top graduates lead 2012-13 class
Hanson Memorial High School will honor its top graduates during commencement exercises at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Church of the Assumption in Franklin.
Fire Department Duathlon is Saturday
A second Hero's Duathlon/Fun Run is set Saturday in Franklin. Sponsored by the Franklin Volunteer Fire Department the run welcomes first-time and experienced participants.
Letter Carriers food drive
Franklin residents donated about three-quarters of a ton of nonperishable food items last Saturday during the annual National Association of Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.
Thu May 16, 2013
Man arrested on a warrant for domestic abuse battery
A 42-year-old Ricohoc man was arrested Wednesday on a warrant for domestic abuse battery, according to Sheriff Mark Hebert.
Wed May 15, 2013
Allain's Citizens rate bill rejected
BATON ROUGE, La. - Lawmakers in the House rejected a proposal Tuesday that sought legislative review of large rate increases for customers of Louisiana's property insurer of last resort.
Fallen officer honored
The family of the late Chitimacha tribal police Sgt. Frederick "Rick" Riggenbach was recognized by the Marine Corps League St.
Acadiana Arrest Reports
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 48 complaints and reports the following arrests: Timothy Theriot, 36, 260 Cane Road Franklin, LA was arrested on May 14, 2013 at 10:40 am at the St.
Tue May 14, 2013
Firemen needed in Franklin
Franklin Fire Department is searching for full-time members. Chief Chuck Bourgeois said career members work a modified shift of three 24-hour shifts followed by four consecutive days off.
Mon May 13, 2013
Marian Logeman, 78, a native of Baldwin and a resident of Franklin, died Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 8:30 p.m., at Dauterive Hospital in New Iberia.
I-49 bypass proposal around Lafayette may be revived
An alternate route for Interstate 49 that would bypass Lafayette could be revived for discussion after being ruled out a decade ago.
Franklin Daily Arrest Report
Mr. Fine was processed and held with no bond set at time of press release. 5/11/13 @ 11:55 PM, TANYA S. LABB, 45, of Joseph St., Franklin, La.
In support of Medicaid expansion
A rally in support of state Medicaid expansion that taps into federal funding to assist low-income workers was held Friday at Teche Action Clinic in Franklin.
Ribbon cutting ceremony
A ribbon cutting was held Thursday for Premiere Day Care and Learning Center located at 1514 Hospital Ave.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Daily Arrest Report
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 72 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 128 complaints and reports the following arrests: Tommy Lee Hamilton, Jr., 22, 1014 Barrow Street Lot#1 Franklin, LA was arrested on May 10, 2013 at 12:17 pm on a warrant for failure to register and notify as a sex offender.