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Opleousas Daily Arrest Report for July 28, 2014
Marvin Hollier, 29, 1312 Plaisance Street, Opelousas 1)Possession of Schedule II Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone Antonio Malveaux, 18, 142 Martin Luther King Drive, Port Barre 1)Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule I Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone 3)Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the presence ... (more)
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Stuff the Bus school supply drive underway
The third annual Stuff the Bus effort begins today and will continue through Friday.
School uniform drive is underway
With the start of the school year fast approaching, organizations throughout the parish have launched school supply drives.
Fugitive on run for year captured
A fugitive, on the run for more than a year, has been captured in Port Barre. Port Barre Police Chief Deon R. Boudreaux said his officers have arrested Wayne A. Bolden Jr., 25. Bolden has been charged with resisting an officer, battery on an officer and probation and parole warrants for violations stemming from his earlier conviction for ... (more)
Conference to stress men's roles in society
An opportunity to think about -- and to support -- the many ways men can use their power for good is taking place at the 2014 Man Power Conference in Port Barre Aug. 1-2.
Metairie man pleads guilty to negligent injury in car wreck that led to victim's death
Robert Soileau, 50, has pleaded guilty causing Jack Nichols' injuries in a Metairie car wreck two years ago.
St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report for July 16, 2014
Kimbala Kay Guillory, age 51, 3553 Hwy 182 South, Opelousas, LA, disturbing the peace by loud and abusive language, simple criminal damage to property.
St. Landry Parish correctional officer arrested
A correctional officer with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office was arrested Tuesday on charges related to allegedly introducing contraband material into the parish jail.
Stuff the Bus drive returns
The third annual Stuff the Bus effort will be held July 28 through Aug. 1, and this year a special concert is part of the mix.
167 in Plaisance, will hold its seventh annual pastor's appreciation service in honor of the Rev.