St mary

February 5, 2013

Why? Missed connections cited as possible reason for tragedy

Bagpipe chanters skirled the Scottish air “Going Home,” their drones moaning toward the heavens, as the remains of Sgt. Rick Riggenbach were reverently borne last week […]
February 5, 2013

Shootings force focus on La.’s mental health needs

One man without family, living in a car in a field, potentially suffering because he was not taking required medications, may not appear as a crisis […]
February 13, 2013

Cop-slay suspect granted ‘get out of jail free’ card

A man accused of murdering his neighbor and a police officer in St. Mary Parish, as well as wounding two deputies, fell through multiple cracks in […]
February 13, 2013

Letter eases cop family’s pain

As the widow of Sgt. Rick Riggenbach copes with the pain of loss, the caring and love expressed by the community he policed – while not […]