SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Former Monroe City Councilman Arthur Gilmore has been convicted of racketeering and not guilty of extortion in federal court in Shreveport. The New-Star reports U.S. District Court Judge Donald Walter, who presided over the four day trial, set sentencing for Sept. 26t. Gilmore faces up to... more »
Former Jeanerette Mayor, Arthur Verret died this morning at the age of 78. For more than two decades, about a third of his life, he served as mayor of Jeanerette.
It was just at the end of June when we last caught up with longtime Jeanerette Mayor Arthur Verret,... more »
Election Results are in for Jeff Davis Parish. Lake Arthur and Elton picked chiefs of police.
The parish also voted on council races and school board seats.
Here's how the numbers stacked up:
Member of School Board -- District 8 2 of 2 Precincts... more »
A high profile case is underway in St. Landry Parish. The husband of Krotz Springs Police Chief, Susie Lacassin, is on trial. But, it's what he's accused of and with whom that's drawing attention.
Arthur Douglas Lacassin was arrested in 2007 for charges of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.... more »
United Way of Acadiana Dedicates Staff Offices in Honor of Longtime Executive Director
Lafayette - Dedicated, persistent, and happy are three words that come to mind when thinking of longtime United Way of Acadiana Executive Director, Arthur H. "Happy" Bryan. "Happy" Bryan served United Way of Acadiana for twenty... more »