A funeral service was held today at the Franklin Avenue Baptist Church for Officer Rodney Thomas. The veteran law enforcement officer died in the early morning on Sunday, July 7 after he was stuck by a hit-and-run driver.
The Brown family has spent the last few weeks hoping for a miracle.
"I don't know what they're reason could have been but we all hoped, and prayed and worked for a better outcome," explained Ursula Brown.
Residents of Scotlandville's University Place subdivision dealt with stench, flies, and even some health problems for almost twenty years before the city parish agreed to buy them out several months ago.
Whatever the six-woman jury mulling the fate Friday of George Zimmerman decides, the former neighborhood watch volunteer charged with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin cannot emerge as a winner, according to his defen
On Thursday, July 11 shortly after 9:00 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a single-vehicle crash at the intersection of LA 10 and U.S. 51 near the town of Fluker, LA.
Twenty-six senators returned ballots late Thursday evening to cancel out an automatic veto session.
The session was automatically set to start on July 16, unless either 2/3rds of the House or Senate voted against it.
Lawyers for Dustin Theoharis, an Auburn man who was shot 16 times in his bed by a sheriff's deputy and a DOC officer, say they are filing a $20 million lawsuit against the state Department of Corrections.