What stemmed the Dec. 6 recall election?
SaveGonzales, a citizens group formed to oust then-councilman Gary Lacombe and councilman Tim Vessel, have been rallying since April to bring its city back to the way it was. Since 2012, Lacombe and Vessel have had their ?own? agenda when it comes to the progression of the City of Gonzales and business leaders, and other elected officials were not happy with it.
Gonzales council calls for special election
The Gonzales City Council has called for a special election to fill the council seat vacated by Gary Lacombe's resignation last month.
Pedestrian struck, killed in St. Tammany Parish
State police are investigating the death of a pedestrian.
Multi-vehicle wreck leaves 4 dead
A multi-vehicle wreck shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 in Hancock County from exit 2 near the state line, to exit 13 early Saturday morning.
Coroner identifies father and daughter, two others killed in I-10 pileup
Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk has confirmed the identities of the four people who were killed in a tragic 11 car pileup and Interstate 10 early Saturday morning.
Gonzales Council sets special election date
For the first time in Gonzales history, a councilman was recalled by voters. However, because the votes won't be certified until Tuesday, it was business as usual at Monday night's meeting with Vessel in his council seat.
Cabbie allegedly propositioned woman, left her stranded when she refused
The NOPD has obtained an arrest warrant for a cab driver in connection with a pandering and extortion investigation.
Affordable Housing Program Grant Helps Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West Build Seven Homes for Qualifying Homebuyers
MANDEVILLE, La., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven Southeast Louisiana homebuyers will soon see their dreams for homeownership become a reality. The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and Home Bank have awarded Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West (HFHSTW) a $45,500 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant, which will provide down payment assistance for seven qualifying ...
No more Wildrose MLA defections anticipated, Jim Prentice says
Alberta Premier Jim Prentice says he is not anticipating any more Wildrose Party MLAs will cross the floor to sit with his governing Progressive Conservative party.
Suspended Sentences: Three Novellas
Consider the task of the 18-member Swedish Academy, the body that hands out each year?s Nobel Prize in Literature. From among the thousands of celebrated living authors at work around the world, the Academy picks only one to honor each year.