Monday Jul 28
Livingston contractor wants district attorney removed, judge puts off decision
Corey Delahoussaye says the 21st Judicial District Attorney's Office should be prohibited from prosecuting him because the office previously provided him with legal advice on issues related to his contract with the parish.
Feeling jilted, Livingston council sends attorney packing
The Livingston Parish Council sent the parish's arbitration attorney packing back to Washington, D.C., Thursday night after refusing to go into executive session with him to discuss what options the parish might have after losing a $59 million case over Hurricane Gustav cleanup costs.
Lyndhurst considers Hesco products, ponders flood protection issues
HESCO's deployable barrier system is pictured protecting the inner harbor naval canal in New Orleans during Hurricane Gustav.
No winners in dispute over Gustav claims in Livingston Parish
A debris removal contractor's lawsuit against Livingston Parish threatens to turn parish politics on its head in the wake of an arbitration ruling denying the parish's $59 million claim for Hurricane Gustav cleanup costs.
Construction on schedule for health clinic
Construction on Iberville's $20 million emergency department is nearing completion, and hospital representatives say patients should expect to have a local health clinic by Dec. 1. The parish has been without a hospital since 2008 when River West Medical Center was destroyed by Hurricane Gustav.
'Katrina mayor' jailed for 10 years
FORMER New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for laundering money while his city suffered after Hurricane Katrina.
How Stonetrust Saved 50% on Infrastructure
Stonetrust Commercial Insurance leverages its partnership with Venyu Solutions to move its virtual server infrastructure onto a cloud-enabled managed hosting platform.
Churches partner to improve lives in north Baton Rouge
The roof of Glynnitra Ellzey's house on Oaklon Avenue sagged in spots, but she didn't have the money to repair it, and she said her insurance company wouldn't pay for it.