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POLICE JURY. In Louisiana this name is given. to certain officers who collectively exercise jurisdiction in certain cases of police as levying taxes, regulating roads,

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Initially, the police jury (a local term for county council) voted 8-1 in committee to display the Commandments in all courtrooms, despite legal counsel advising against it.
We soon moved back north to the parish of my birth, and I even ran for the Police Jury six years later, surprising myself and absolutely everyone by winning.
On 11 March 2014, the Police Jury will pay for the project using two separate bonds that the Police Jury voted Tuesday to approve.
The parish is a consolidated government created in 1984 through the merger of the City of Houma and the Terrebonne Parish Police Jury.
SYGNVS has also developed specialized expertise for nonprofits, charter schools, parish police jury, and sheriff's office organizations.
Our executives are working closely with the Cameron Parish Police Jury, National Guard, FEMA, and other State and Federal agencies as they implement their recovery plan.
I am elated that American Airlines has decided to bring Lake Charles Regional Airport and the entire Southwest Louisiana area into their network of service, with twice daily regional jet service to a world-class aviation hub like Dallas/Fort Worth, the largest hub in the American Airlines system," said Hal McMillin, President of the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, governing authority of Calcasieu Parish, La.
I am elated that American Airlines has decided to bring Lake Charles Regional Airport and the entire Southwest Louisiana area into its network of service with twice daily regional jet service to a world class aviation hub like DFW, the largest hub in the American Airlines system," said Hal McMillin, President of the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, governing authority of Calcasieu Parish, La.
New Orleans -- $50,000 * Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Baton Rouge -- $50,000 * Cameron Parish Police Jury, Jennings -- $100,000 * Northshore Pelican Foundation, Covington -- $100,000 * Project Rebuild Plaquemines, Belle Chasse -- $100,000 * St.
Senator David Vitter; State Senator Gerald Theunissen; Cameron Parish Police Jury President Scott Trahan; Police Juror-District I Sonny McGee; and Father Roland Baughn, who gave the blessing.
Tampa Electric joins a growing list of public sector and private organizations, such as the City of Miami, South Mississippi Electric, ImpactWeather and the Calcasieu Police Jury in Louisiana, that already utilize MIR3's Intelligent Notification for high-priority communications, emergency preparedness, business continuity and disaster recovery purposes.
Charif Souki, chairman & CEO of Cheniere, said, "We would like to thank the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Department of Energy, the Honorable Kathleen Babineaux-Blanco Governor of Louisiana, Senator-Elect David Vitter and Senator Mary Landrieu, the Cameron Parish Police Jury, the Sabine Pass Pilots Association, the Jefferson County Waterway and Navigation District, the West Cameron Port Commission, Louisiana's state and local agencies and their federal and local legislative representatives, and most of all, the citizens of Cameron Parish.