Friday Apr 11
Palmetto, surrounding area under boil advisory
People who use Palmetto's water system are under a boil advisory until further notice.
Second trial delayed in fatal I-10 crash that killed five in 2011
A St. Landry Parish man will be tried July 7, not later this month, on vehicular homicide charges in an alleged road rage- and alcohol-related Interstate 10 crash in Baton Rouge that killed five Ascension Parish residents.
Marshal roundup nets 16 court no-shows
For the second time in as many weeks, deputies with the Opelousas Marshal's Office conducted a roundup to bring to justice people who had failed to appear in court.
St. Landry residents skip on early voting
Early voting for the April 5 special election continues through Saturday in the St. Landry Parish Registrar of Voters Office, but so far the turnout has been extremely low.
Early voting begins Saturday
Applicable residents will have seven days of early voting for the April 5 special election beginning Saturday.