Mayor Deedy Slaughter A hearing to determine if Port Allen Mayor Deedy Slaughter violated a court order is scheduled for Tuesday morning. It all centers on the firing and court-ordered re-instatement of the city's Chief Financial OfficerMore >> A very heated hearing happened Tuesday in Port Allen over the lawsuit three council members filed last week against Mayor Deedy Slaughter.More >> A standing room only crowd gathered Wednesday night in Port Allen City Council Chambers for a special budget meeting. "We only have, to my knowledge, four days left," said one member of the public. AtMore >> The turmoil that is Port Allen city government appears to have no immediate end in sight. A special meeting on the budget resulted in even more dissension.
Three Port Allen city council members are taking Mayor Deedy Slaughter to court.In a lawsuit filed Tuesday, Hugh Riviere, R.J. Loupe and Garry Hubble claim Slaughter wrongfully managed a number of theMore >> Three Port Allen city council members are taking Mayor Deedy Slaughter to court.More >>
Military and hospital officials in Yemen say a large explosion at the Defense Ministry complex in the center of the capital, Sanaa, has wounded 20 people, many of them seriously.More >> Yemen's government says 52 people have been killed in a suicide car bombing and a subsequent attack by gunmen on the Defense Ministry in the capital, Sanaa.More >> Alabama Bureau of Investigation agents are on the scene where a murder took place Wednesday night in Crenshaw County.More >> Alabama Bureau of Investigation agents are on the scene where a murder took place Wednesday night in Crenshaw County.More >> Mexican troops and federal police kept a nighttime watch on a rural field where thieves abandoned a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60, while officials began planning the delicate task of recovering...More >> Officials were engaged Thursday in the delicate task of recovering a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60 abandoned in a rural field in central Mexico state.More >> Former Crimson Tide football star and current NFL Saints running back Mark Ingram has caused a stir on social media after having his picture taken wearing the clothing of college arch rival Auburn.TheMore >> Former Crimson Tide football star and current NFL Saints running back Mark Ingram has caused a stir on social media after having his picture taken wearing the clothing of college arch rival Auburn.More >> Federal officials say 10 of the dozens of whales stranded in Florida's Everglades National Park are now dead.More >> Wildlife officials prepared Thursday to use sound and other herding techniques to try to save pilot whales in danger of stranding as a glimmer of hope emerged for at least 20 of the animals spotted swimming in life-saving...More >>