OPEIU Local 107

Professional Helicopter Pilots Association

2617 Northside Rd. Suite 300
New Iberia, LA 70563, USA

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Whistleblower Files Suit Against Iberia Parish Sheriff; Several High Ranking Officials Mentioned

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:24:01 -0700

A Petition for Damages has been filed against Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal in the 16th Judicial District Court (Docket No. 125252C) – Iberia Parish by the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess ( http://www.clayburgess.com ) on behalf of former Warden Wesley Hayes. (PRWeb October 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12273281.htm

Three Banks Partner to Award $8K Grant to Magnolia Community Development Corporation

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:41:14 -0700

OPELOUSAS, La., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While working in 2008 with the city of Opelousas and St. Landry Parish designing recovery programs after Hurricane Gustav, consultant R. Keith Broussard realized the need to do more in the community, especially in housing. In 2010,...

Former parish president cannot serve on port board

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:59:04 -0700

LAFAYETTE, La. - An opinion from the state Attorney General's Office says former Iberia Parish President Will Langlinais cannot serve on the Iberia Parish Port Commission because of the 2007 malfeasance conviction. The Advocate reports New Iberia Mayor Hilda Curry requested the opinion in June in reference to Langlinais' request to be appointed by the city to one of the seats it fills on the ...

Former jail warden files 'whistle blower' suit

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:10:43 -0700

The former warden of the Iberia Parish Jail alleges he was fired last year for complaining about inmate beatings and reporting other wrongdoing by deputies that included theft and forgery.

Prep Yardstick - Week 8

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:59:24 -0700

Here are Louisiana's high school football statistical leaders through seven weeks of the regular season as submitted by local newspapers from across the state and compiled by Ron Brocato. Rushing 193-1,650, Marcus Lemoine, Elton, 19 TDs 222-1,550, Derrick Guillory, Sulphur, 14 TDs 143-1,454, Raymond Calais, Cecilia, 18 TDs 129-1,447, Philip Augustine, Avoyelles, 17 TDs 195-1,336, Christian ...

Former parish president cannot serve on port board - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:03:11 -0700

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - An opinion from the state Attorney General's Office says former Iberia Parish President Will Langlinais (LONG'-len-ay) cannot serve on the Iberia Parish Port Commission because of the 2007 malfeasance conviction.

Teen booked in New Iberia burglaries

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:37:43 -0700

NEW IBERIA, La. (AP) — Authorities in Iberia Parish say a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a series of burglaries in New Iberia. Sheriff Louis Ackal tells KATC-TV (http://bit.ly/1rqu7e6 ) the teen in suspected in five burglaries and was arrested on Tuesday.

Teen booked in New Iberia burglaries - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:37:05 -0700

NEW IBERIA, La. (AP) - Authorities in Iberia Parish say a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a series of burglaries in New Iberia. Sheriff Louis Ackal tells KATC-TV ( http://bit.ly/1rqu7e6 ) the teen in suspected in five burglaries and was arrested on Tuesday.

Hali Jo Metzel

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:52:23 -0700

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at Pellerin Funeral Home in New Iberia, for Hali Jo Metzel, 23, who passed away on Friday, October 17, 2014, in Mandeville.

Nancy Mixon

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:22:03 -0700

LAFAYETTE — Nancy Patricia Mixon, 71, a member of an early Iberia Parish family, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014. Visitation will be at Delhomme Funeral Home on Bertrand Drive on Friday, October 17, 2014, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. A Rosary will be prayed at 6 p.m. on Friday evening at the funeral home. Visiting hours will resume on Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 8 a.m. until time of ...