DWCS staffer put on leave
A faculty member at D’Arbonne Woods Charter School has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation by the Union Parish Sheriff ’s Office into possible illegal contact with a minor female student at the school. »»

Rape victim likely to sue
An attorney representing a girl who was raped at the Union Parish Detention Center when she was 17 years old by a fellow inmate is expected to file a civil suit seeking damages later this week »»

Antley chosen for Hall of Fame
You’ve probably heard someone make a comment about somebody else, saying, “Yep, he’s a legend ... in his own mind.” Well, it’s official. One local resident is a legend in many people’s minds. Not just here in Union Parish, but in the national spotlight. »»

DOTD studies signal at DWCS
Following an accident as she left D’Arbonne Woods Charter School on April 7 in which her car was totaled, Abigail Tucker started an online petition to have a traffic light installed at the entrance to the school. »»

UGH program honored
Union General Hospital’s “It’s a Girl Thing; Making Proud Choices,” was among ten programs from across the nation named a Program of Excellence through the Hospital Charitable Services Awards, a national program sponsored by Jackson Healthcare. »»