After initially turning to the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs, which will pay a percentage of the fees, Cook’s widow contacted members of the media and the community. Since then, numerous people, organizations, and the funeral home have stepped up to pitch in.
It was around 7 a.m. on June 27 on Highway 10 in East Feliciana Parish when Reonardo Frost, 17, was headed to work. While driving, he swerved to miss an animal on the roadway. The next second, his life flashed before him.
Usually if you’re in Louisiana and you’re looking to see a ferocious feline, you just head over to LSU for a visit with Mike the Tiger, but two Iberville Parish School District students and a teacher are going farther.
She can’t yet tell everyone how much the horse means to her, but Payton Totty’s smile while riding the horse in front of BRPD headquarters, watched over by the officers who honor the badge as her father did, says it all.
Three graduates from Central Private School located in Central, Louisiana will have quite the story to tell after rescuing several distress swimmers Monday, May 27, while participating in their senior trip to Destin, Florida.
The 2019 Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame inductees have been announced by Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections Secretary James M. LeBlanc, Louisiana State Penitentiary Warden Darrel Vannoy, and the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation.
Phase One of the newly launched Roof Reset initiative will run from June 6 to Sept. 30, with applications being accepted through July 31. Through the program, East Baton Rouge Parish residents can apply to have their damaged roofs repaired free of cost.
Players on the West Feliciana TRIBE youth baseball team have a lot to be proud of this weekend. Sunday, the team won its match in the Louisiana Governor’s Games at Oak Villa. It’s perhaps the combat green jerseys and army hats they wore instead of their normal uniforms that helped push them to win.