Sunday May 12
Terrebonne man dies after swerving to avoid golf cart in the road
Katelyn Duplantis, 18, of Chauvin, was drunk while driving the golf cart in Terrebonne Parish last Sunday, May 5, according to State Police.
WWL-TV New Orleans
Terrebonne jail inmates do work for parish, nonprofits
Carpenters, cooks and sheetrock finishers are among the tradesmen convicted of crimes in the parish and sentenced to do time locally.
Insurance Journal West
Louisiana Will Chip in on Bayou Pointe-aux-Chenes Floodgate Cost
State officials in Louisiana have approved a grant that will pay for 50 percent of the cost of a new floodgate to be built on Bayou Pointe-aux-Chenes. The Courier reports the barge floodgate will be 56 feet wide and 18 feet above sea level.
Men arrested after hit and run in Amelia
By ZACHARY FITZGERALD email@example.com Two men were arrested by a sheriff's deputy in Amelia after the deputy responded to a hit and run Saturday, according to St.