WALKER, LA (FOX44) - Last night the town of Walker officially became a city, but some residents are conflicted about the transition.
Mayor Bobby Font sat on the Walker City Council last night when the decision was finalized.
DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (FOX44) -- A major drug bust in Ascension Parish Monday morning landed 40 people in jail. US Attorney, Don Cazayoux, says 48 people have been charged with dealing drugs in the Gonzales area.
THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: The former commissioner of Alcohol and Tobacco control won't be the next Ascension Parish Sheriff. The Secretary of State's Office says painter dropped out of the race this morning.