Top Stories

ury, sheriff at odds over who pays for election
Secretary of State seemingly sides with Gates, saying jury should bear costs.
, Editor
06-12-2014

The Union Parish Police Jury and Sheriff Dusty Gates have decidedly different opinions as to who should pay for the election Gates won in April to complete the unexpired term of late Sheriff Bob Buckley.
At their meeting June 3, jurors voted to ask the Louisiana Attorney General to render an opinion to determine who is ultimately responsible for the approximate $30,000 cost of the election.

For complete story, pick up the Gazette in newsstands now.



Other Top Stories
  • Storm damage eligible for aid
  • Museum Becomes ‘Homey’
  • Property taxes unchanged
  • He’s from the government and wants to help you
  • State not aware S’ville has no mayor