Jan 28, 2014
Veterans Memorial Bridge closed due to icy conditions
The Veterans Memorial Bridge between Gramercy and Wallace closed Tuesday because of icy conditions, State Police said.
Icy bridge hampering efforts to get St. James students home
Caught off guard by a downturn in the wintry weather, St. James Parish officials were trying to escort about 200 students across the Mississippi River bridge in Gramercy late Friday morning, the parish's top school official said.
Smiley: Wartime Christmas
It was December, 1941; my elder brother and first cousin had been mobilized in the Louisiana National Guard, my cousin being sent to Australia and my brother to the Philippines.
Gramercy man accused of stabbing friend in dispute over car
A Gramercy man remained in St. James Parish Jail Wednesday on a single count of attempted manslaughter after stabbing his friend in a dispute over a car earlier this week, deputies said.
Rodney Scott brings his whole hog barbecue to Cochon and more dining events
South Carolina pitmaster Rodney Scott brings his whole hog barbecue to Cochon on Jan. 29. Rodney Scott is known far and wide for the whole hog barbecue he smokes at Scott's Bar-B-Que in Hemingway, S.C. When a grease fire engulfed his pits in late November, help came from all quarters.