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Professional Helicopter Pilots Association

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New Iberia, LA 70563, USA

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Schools remain gun-free after weapons bill pulled

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:34:17 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Chalmette lawmaker on Wednesday shelved a proposal that would have let school employees who possess concealed- handgun permits bring their weapons to work. Rep. Ray Garofalo, a Republican, pulled his bill after getting negative feedback from the House criminal justice committee, but he said he hopes to revive it this session. Garofalo said he wanted to send a message ...

New Iberia man charged with simple burglary

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:43:22 -0700

The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man in connection to a residential burglary that occurred early Wednesday morning.

House kills bill to remove anti-sodomy law in La.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:26:20 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana House overwhelmingly rejected a repeal of the state's unconstitutional anti-sodomy law Tuesday. Rep. Patricia Smith, D-Baton Rouge, sought to remove consensual sex between people of the same sex from Louisiana's crimes against nature law.

Bill gives prison time for pointing lasers at planes

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:51:52 -0700

Intentionally projecting a laser at a plane or in its flight path in Louisiana could land a person in jail, under a bill that won the unanimous support Monday of the House.

Notes from the La. Legislature's regular session

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:56:49 -0700

A Kenner lawmaker is back with his attempt to reduce the number of incidents of dogs falling or jumping from the back of moving vehicles.

Notes from the La. Legislature's regular session - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:52:19 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Kenner lawmaker is back with his attempt to reduce the number of incidents of dogs falling or jumping from the back of moving vehicles.

Traffic stop leads to marijuana bust

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:21:48 -0700

Carencro police arrested a Texas man after they conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on I-49 at milepost 4 and found 11 pounds of marijuana.

Black bass rules changing

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:07:30 -0700

The state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says regulations for black bass on several lakes, including three in Central Louisiana will change on April 20.

Volunteers needed for Festival International

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:01:08 -0700

Organizers with Festival International de Louisiane are looking for volunteers during the event to ensure a success.

Voting opens ahead of World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2014

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:41:19 -0700

After an exhaustive search, World Travel Awards has revealed the nominees for its Europe Gala Ceremony 2014. Hundreds of entrants have been whittled down to the few who will proceed to the voting stage of the annual event, with industry professionals and members of the travelling public now invited to vote for nominee companies of their choice.