Monday Aug 11
Pointe Coupee drowning leads to safety proposal
The Advocate reports parish leaders learned last week the Police Jury may not have the authority to install the flotation devices - at least not at boat launches owned by private businesses.
Pointe Coupee drowning leads to safety device proposal
The recent drowning of a 19-year-old Morganza man has the Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury considering installing flotation devices at public boat launches throughout the parish's three recreational waterways.
Deputies recover body of man from False River
The Pointe Coupee Sheriff's Office has identified the man who drowned in False River as 19-year-old Marlon Sharper of Morganza.