The No Wake Zone that was put into place earlier this month in Lower St. Martin Parish (Stephensville and Belle River) due to the threat of high water has been rescinded.
The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's office and St. Martin Government thank the public for its patience and cooperation during the potential flood event.
The Newcomers Club, facing an attempt by the city to cancel the 55th annual Mardi Gras parade, has filed suit in federal court.
The club’s attorney, Shone Pierre, in a press release issued on Friday, Jan. 22, wrote that the lawsuit will allege a violation of the First Amendment clause protecting the right of peaceful assembly.
Allemond, Stage, 34, 1000 block of Quail Run Dr., Breaux Bridge; illegal possession of stolen things, St. Martin Sheriff’s Office (SMSO).
Batiste, Harris, 31, 300 block of Hamilton St., St. Martinville; simple criminal damage to property, domestic abuse battery, disturbing the peace, St. Martinville Police Department (SMPD).