BATON ROUGE (July 18, 2014) – The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is monitoring heavy rainfall impacting much of the Louisiana. National Weather Service forecasts indicate the threat of flooding could extend into the weekend.
A workforce solutions summit for the parish will be held July 22 at the West Feliciana Fire District No. 1 meeting room. The Saint Francisville Chamber of Commerce, West Feliciana Parish and the Economic & Workforce Development Division of Baton Rouge Community College are hosting the event.
*The following arrests of East Feliciana individuals were processed between June 5 - 26 by area law enforcement agencies.* Zachary Police Department: Keith Coleman, 46, Clinton, booked for bench warrant for improper lane usage and child restraint Chad Conrad, 33, Slaughter, charged with simple battery

Three women lost in Tunica Hills call for rescue, burn their clothes

Tunica Hills WMA has very rugged terrain where hikers can easily become lost if they don't stay on the marked trails.

Once again West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s deputies and emergency personnel found themselves looking for lost hikers in the rugged Tunica Hills, July 6.

WFP Fire Dist. No. 1 Fire Chief obtains executive fire officer certification

Fire Chief James Wood, of Fire District No. 1, completes a four-year program to receive certification in the Executive Fire Officer Program.

Fire Chief James Wood completed a four-year program recently to receive certification in the Executive Fire Officer Program.

Private McCleary graduates as top recruit in Marines training

Cody McCleary, 20, is a top 10 recruit and graduate from Marines training in South Carolina.

Private Cody James McCleary, 20, recently graduated in the top 10 of his class as a member of Platoon 2052, Fox Company, 2nd Battalion at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island, S.

PacTec recognized for role in environmental cleanup efforts

At the UCOR awards ceremony on June 23 are Matt Marston, Chief Operating Officer for URS-CH2M Oak Ridge, LLC (UCOR); Meredith Smith, Nuclear Business Development for PacTec, Inc.; Bill Smart, Director of Nuclear Sales for PacTec, Inc; Karen Reeve, Small Business Manager for UCOR; and Patrick Timbes, Project Contract & Procurement Manager for UCOR; from left.

PacTec received the Small Business of the Year Award by URS-CH2M Oak Ridge, LLC, (UCOR) at its annual awards ceremony June 23.

Tommy Casanova, LSU’s All-American cover boy, still living the good life as an ophthalmologist

Dr. Thomas "Tommy" Casanova, center, waves to LSU fans as his jersey - No. 37 - is retired during ceremonies in Tiger Stadium. On the field with their dad are son, Dominick, left, and daughter, Lauren, wearing the purple jersey. (PHOTO by Gail Chisum/Courtesy of Tiger Rag)

by By MARTY MULÉ/Tiger Rag Featured Columnist

LSU’s cover boy is still living the good life — more or less.

David R. Opperman to run for District Attorney in East & West Feliciana

David R. Opperman has announced his candidacy for the office of District Attorney for East and West Feliciana parishes.

David R. Opperman has announced his candidacy in the Nov. 4 primary for the office of District Attorney for East and West Feliciana parishes.

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Tunica Hills WMA has very rugged terrain where hikers can easily become lost if they don't stay on the marked trails.

Once again West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s deputies and emergency personnel found themselves looking for lost hikers in the rugged Tunica Hills, July 6.

Lifestyle

Cody McCleary, 20, is a top 10 recruit and graduate from Marines training in South Carolina.

Private Cody James McCleary, 20, recently graduated in the top 10 of his class as a member of Platoon 2052, Fox Company, 2nd Battalion at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island, S.

Obituaries

Robert Junius Pigott, a resident of Bogalusa, LA, age 91, born on March 30, 1923 in Bogalusa, LA, passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Rest Haven Living Center in Bogalusa, LA.

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