HOUMA, La. (AP) - The head of Terrebonne Parish's largest private company will retire Jan. 1. The Courier reports that Kerry Chauvin has been at Gulf Island Fabrication for 27 Â½ years, most of them as CEO and board chairman. Chauvin says he has some health problems, and he and... more »
VIDALIA, La. (AP) - Concordia Parish Sheriff Randy Maxwell says he plans to retire at the end of his current term of office in 2012. The Natchez Democrat reports Maxwell made his announcement Tuesday. Maxwell said if he can't give the people of Concordia Parish 100 percent, he doesn't want... more »
After 15 years as the top cop in St. Mary Parish, Sheriff David Naquin, announced he's retiring. He said he started thinking about retiring two years ago, when he collapsed on the job following Hurricane Gustav. "We just kind of started talking about it, we said life is too short,"... more »
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Dr. Jan Brobst, the second chancellor of South Louisiana Community College, has announced her retirement. Brobst, who has been at the college for eight years, will step down Dec. 31. Brobst, whose contract was recently renewed, says her decision to retire is strictly personal and that... more »
The officer accused of failing to act at the scene of crime, is no longer with the Lafayette Police Department. Major Glen Dartez is now retired, after working for the department since 1976.
Maj. Dartez was head of the Lafayette Police Department's criminal investigations division. He was placed on... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - Gen. Stanley McChrystal, who was fired last week as the top U.S. general in the stalemated Afghanistan war, has told the Army that he will retire. Army spokesman Col. Tom Collins said McChrystal notified the service of his plans on Monday, but he has not yet submitted... more »
UPDATE: When notified of the allegations against Dr. Ali Ghalambor, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette immediately notified the appropriate authorities and initiated a review led by the director of internal and external audit for the University of Louisiana System. Upon competition of the review, the university submitted the findings... more »