|Posted on 4/23/2018 5:02:00 PM.|
84-year-old Arcadia Mayor Eugene Smith passed away yesterday
from complications related to a lung illness. Smith served as mayor of the Bienville Parish town for nearly 16 years. Homer Representative Patrick Jefferson, who was hired
by Smith as the city’s first black attorney, says he was a man of the people.
|Arcadia, Mayor Eugene Smith, Patrick Jefferson|
|Posted on 4/26/2017 6:24:00 AM.|
The House rejects a bill to shorten the waiting period for a divorce for parents with minor children. The proposal by Homer Representative Patrick Jefferson would reduce the waiting period from one year to six months. But Livingston Representative Sherman Mack says families need ample time to make sure they’re making the right decision.
|Sherman Mack, Rick Edmonds, Patrick Jefferson, divorce|
|Posted on 4/18/2017 4:57:00 PM.|
A proposal to shorten the waiting period to be granted a divorce for couples with children under the age of 18 moves to the House floor. Homer Representative Patrick Jefferson would reduce the waiting period from a year to six months. Jefferson says resolving a difficult situation sooner helps the kids.
|Patrick Jefferson, Michelle Ghetti, Gene mills, divorce, |