Sulphur woman dodges 'IRS' scam

Carolyn Stogner said she was suspicious when she received a phone call from someone claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service, threatening to sue her if she did not pay a large sum of money immediately.

New lines promise cleaner water

A spokeswoman with the company that provides water service to Fort Polk’s housing communities promises cleaner water after the completion of two major line replacements and other improvements.

Grand jury upgrades Breaux shooting charges

JENNINGS — A grand jury this week upgraded the charges against a Welsh woman who police said killed one man and injured another in a shooting in June.

Calcasieu may adopt timelines for development

Developers of new subdivisions, along with those already approved, will have to follow a timeline if Calcasieu Parish police jurors approve a set of proposed changes to planning and development ordinances.

Crime Briefs / Arrest Reports

Motorcyclist dies in head-on crash

A motorcyclist died Wednesday on La. 383 near Iowa when he was struck head on by a car driven by a man state police said may have been impaired.

Grand jury upgrades Breaux shooting charges

JENNINGS — A grand jury this week upgraded the charges against a Welsh woman who police said killed one man and injured another in a shooting in June.

Rosalyn Faith Breaux, 26, pleaded not guilty to manslaughter and attempted manslaughter charges earlier this month in 31st