BUNKIE - Funeral services for Susie Ann Searcy will be Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Abram Temple Church of God in Christ in Bunkie with Bishop Alphonso Denson officiating.
A jury of nine whites and three blacks -- four women and eight men -- will hear the opening arguments of attorneys Monday in the murder trial of Derrick Stafford.
MARKSVILLE- Funeral services for Mr. Alison Pierre Ryan will be held at 10 a.m.
With the City Council’s approval of six auxiliary patrolmen and one full-time officer at the March 9 meeting, the Bunkie Police Department became fully staffed.
The state 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals denied a defense motion seeking to postpone the murder trial of Derrick Stafford, only a few hours after it was filed.