Monthly Archives: May 2015

Lafourche Parish Government to host electrical safety meeting for local residents

Mathews, LA – A recent fire in Choctaw, attributed in part to improper use of electrical cords, is the topic of a safety meeting planned for 6 p.m. June 4…Share

SCAM ALERT: Calls for cell phone upgrades may not come from your service provider

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre is cautioning residents about a scam involving upgraded cell phone service. This past weekend, a Raceland resident received a phone call from an 888 toll-free…Share

St. Mary police report 5/28/15

According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 46 complaints and reports the following arrests: Roland August, Jr.,…Share

Thibodaux Teen who stole ATV now faces burglary charge in separate incident

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a teenage male arrested earlier this month after stealing an ATV in Houma has now been charged with burglary in a separate incident. Detectives…Share

Nicholls, Edison Chouest Offshore announce educational partnership

THIBODAUX — Nicholls State University and Edison Chouest Offshore launched a new educational partnership designed to help meet industry workforce needs and grow the university’s international enrollment at a public…Share

Ridgefield Road closed to thru traffic between Chenet Street & Plantation Road

In order to complete an asphalt patch, representatives with Byron E. Talbot Contractor, Inc. have requested the closure on Ridgefield Road, between Chenet Street and Plantation Road, on Friday, May…Share

St. Mary police report 5/27/15

According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, over the last 24 hour reporting period, the Sheriff’s Office responded to 27 complaints and reports the following arrests: Joseph L. Gary,…Share

Bond set at $1.6 Million for Galliano man charged with 16 counts of contempt of court

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest of a Galliano fugitive on Monday wanted for 16 counts of contempt of court. Robert Lee Davis (37, B/M) is being held…Share