An East Baton Rouge Parish grand jury returned a nine-felony count indictment July 24 against a Zachary woman for laundering more than $100,000 through her Baton Rouge-based personal care agency and conspiring with two Medicaid recipients to defraud the state out of thousands of dollars, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Clinton and Woodland Volunteer Firefighters at the scene of a deadly crash in East Feliciana Parish last Thursday about 12:30 p.m. Two people were killed as the vehicle they were traveling in crossed the center dividing line, collided with an 18-wheeler and erupted into flames. The Norwood crash occurred on La. 67 heading toward Mississippi. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

NORWOOD--Shortly before 12:30 p.m. Thursday (July 24), Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on La. Hwy 67 north of La. Hwy 422 near the Mississippi state line in East Feliciana Parish.

EFHS Tigers who attended the Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State University included players back row left to right: Treylan Dunn, Wardell Coleman, David Odendahl, Darius Davis, Tra'Vonte Booker, Tyga Kilbourne, Truman Seymour, Tyriece Flowers and Offensive Coordinater, Offensive Line/Defensive Line Coach Michael Odendahl. Kneeling left to right: Tommy Carter, Jacoby Westmore, Jordan Johnson, De'Vontay Dunn, Richard Robins, Tyler Matthews and Justin Jackson. Seated: Manager and Waterboy Rah Rah Robinson. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The EFHS Tiger offensive lineman, defensive lineman, linebackers, and defensive ends attended the annual Off/Def Line Camp held at Nicholls State University on June 28 - July 1.

Clinton and Woodland Volunteer Firefighters at the scene of a deadly crash in East Feliciana Parish last Thursday about 12:30 p.m. Two people were killed as the vehicle they were traveling in crossed the center dividing line, collided with an 18-wheeler and erupted into flames. The Norwood crash occurred on La. 67 heading toward Mississippi. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

EFHS Tigers who attended the Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State University included players back row left to right: Treylan Dunn, Wardell Coleman, David Odendahl, Darius Davis, Tra'Vonte Booker, Tyga Kilbourne, Truman Seymour, Tyriece Flowers and Offensive Coordinater, Offensive Line/Defensive Line Coach Michael Odendahl. Kneeling left to right: Tommy Carter, Jacoby Westmore, Jordan Johnson, De'Vontay Dunn, Richard Robins, Tyler Matthews and Justin Jackson. Seated: Manager and Waterboy Rah Rah Robinson. (PHOTO/Submitted)

4-H University for East Feliciana students

The East Feliciana Parish 4-H University delegation who attended the awards ceremony were Jordan Blankenship, Madelyn Ray, Hannah Devall, E. Feliciana Asst. Extension Agent, Elisabeth Dighton and Jacob Fly, from left.

Four students, ranging from 8th to 12th-grades, represented East Feliciana Parish at the 2014 4-H University held on Louisiana State University’s Campus June 17-20.

2 Mississippi Residents Killed in East Feliciana Head-on Crash

Clinton and Woodland Volunteer Firefighters at the scene of a deadly crash in East Feliciana Parish last Thursday about 12:30 p.m. Two people were killed as the vehicle they were traveling in crossed the center dividing line, collided with an 18-wheeler and erupted into flames. The Norwood crash occurred on La. 67 heading toward Mississippi. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

NORWOOD--Shortly before 12:30 p.m. Thursday (July 24), Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on La. Hwy 67 north of La.

EFHS Tigers attend Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State

EFHS Tigers who attended the Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State University included players back row left to right: Treylan Dunn, Wardell Coleman, David Odendahl, Darius Davis, Tra'Vonte Booker, Tyga Kilbourne, Truman Seymour, Tyriece Flowers and Offensive Coordinater, Offensive Line/Defensive Line Coach Michael Odendahl. Kneeling left to right: Tommy Carter, Jacoby Westmore, Jordan Johnson, De'Vontay Dunn, Richard Robins, Tyler Matthews and Justin Jackson. Seated: Manager and Waterboy Rah Rah Robinson. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The EFHS Tiger offensive lineman, defensive lineman, linebackers, and defensive ends attended the annual Off/Def Line Camp held at Nicholls State University on June 28 - July 1.

Chief Ford elected president of Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police

St. Francisville Police Chief G. Scott Ford, president of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police

St. Francisville Police Chief G. Scott Ford was sworn in Friday, July 11, as the new president of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police. Ford is succeeding Chief Jim Craft of Lafayette.

Airport, agriculture, economic development topics of Chamber event

Larry Thomas, of the East Feliciana Economic Development District, updates guests of the E. Feliciana Chamber of Commerce's summer meeting held July 17. FROM LEFT: Joe Howell, Chamber president-elect, Mike Strain, DVM, Commissioner of Agriculture & Forestry; Martin A. Macdiarmid, Chamber president; Kenny Havard, State Representative, District 62; and Johnny Arceneaux, of BRCC-Jackson Campus. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

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Nearly 40 guests attended the annual summer meeting hosted by the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce at the Centenary Inn in Jackson July 17.

East Feliciana Parish Schools win Movin' On Up Award!

Leaders of Capital Area United Way and guest from United Way Worldwide gather for 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet. They are, from left: Stephen Toups, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer with Turner Industries and CAUW’s incoming campaign cabinet chair; CAUW President/CEO Darrin Goss, Sr.; US President of United Way Worldwide and Guest Speaker Stacey D. Stewart; Scott Berg, Market President with Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry and CAUW’s 2013-14 Board Chair/2014-15 Governance Chair; Christy Reeves, Executive Director of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation and CAUW’s outgoing governance chair; and Ralph Bender, Chief Financial Officer with Manship Media and CAUW’s 2014-15 Board Chair Elect.

It was standing-room only, all to celebrate Capital Area United Way’s board of directors, donors, staff and volunteers at their 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet on Monday.

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EFHS Tigers who attended the Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State University included players back row left to right: Treylan Dunn, Wardell Coleman, David Odendahl, Darius Davis, Tra'Vonte Booker, Tyga Kilbourne, Truman Seymour, Tyriece Flowers and Offensive Coordinater, Offensive Line/Defensive Line Coach Michael Odendahl. Kneeling left to right: Tommy Carter, Jacoby Westmore, Jordan Johnson, De'Vontay Dunn, Richard Robins, Tyler Matthews and Justin Jackson. Seated: Manager and Waterboy Rah Rah Robinson. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The EFHS Tiger offensive lineman, defensive lineman, linebackers, and defensive ends attended the annual Off/Def Line Camp held at Nicholls State University on June 28 - July 1.

Lifestyle

Baby Boot Camp, the fitness and nutrition program for new moms, is pleased to welcome its latest bundle of joy: Baby Boot Camp of Zachary, St. Francisville and Greenwell Springs.

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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