Who do you think should manage Ferriday water?|
|Vidalia port construction on horizon|
Mayor Hyram Copeland said construction work to build the Vidalia port should begin in a few months after $5 million in Priority 1 Capital Outlay funds were made available by the Legislature during its recent session.
|$10,000 bond set for Schickel|
Bond was set at $10,000 today (Wednesday) and more charges expected for a man booked Thursday following a manhunt involving several police agencies.
|Ferriday man booked for child pornography|
Investigators from the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations/Alexandria Field Office arrested Charles Hart, 70, of Ferriday, June 5 for possession and distribution of child pornography.
| || ||
|A bigot, a budget and more|
Though state lawmakers are receiving high marks for bucking the governor and forging a compromise on the budget in the regular legislative session that ended last week, let's hope the "attaboys" were deserved.
|National highway carved through wilderness|
When Congress formed the Mississippi Territory in 1798, the headquarters of this new territorial government was located in Natchez, which was separated from its nearest U.S. neighbor -- the state of Tennessee -- by a vast wilderness.
|Rhymes ready for first CWS|
Raph Rhymes is looking for "the best week" of his life. The LSU outfielder is in Omaha, where the Tigers are searching for their seventh national championship.
|Duncan does it again|
Kimberlyn Duncan became the first sprinter in NCAA history, male or female, to claim three NCAA Outdoor titles in the 200-meter dash in a career.
|Ferriday camp this weekend|
A who's who of football talent will be on hand to give instruction for the first Ferriday Youth Football Camp to be held at Ferriday High Saturday and Sunday.
|Dean enjoying new role|
Blake Dean has become very comfortable working on the other side of first base for a change.
|Athletes must watch what they say|
It's a wonder athletes say anything these days. Any time they step up to a microphone, they have to tiptoe on eggshells because our society has never been so sensitive.
|Frank Morris Murder Series|