ELDERLY WOMAN DIES AFTER NURSE REFUSES TO GIVE HER CPR

A 911 dispatcher pleaded with a nurse at a Bakersfield, Calif., senior living facility to save the life of an elderly woman by giving her CPR, but the nurse said policy did not allow her to, according to a newly released audiotape of the call. “Is there anybody there that’s willing to help this lady […]

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Woman ‘smothered lover with breasts’

A WOMAN has appeared in court accused of trying to suffocate her boyfriend with her breasts. Karin Hoffer is accused of forcing her boyfriend’s head into her breasts as they made love. A court heard that Andreas Koller struggled to breathe as he was attacked during sex, The Sun reports. Prosecutors say when he did […]

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Ex-con accused of sneaking back into NYC jails

  NEW YORK — Most people who’ve done time in jail can’t wait to get away. But this week, New York City authorities accused one former inmate of sneaking back in. Yonkers resident Matthew Matagrano, 36, was arraigned in Manhattan on Saturday on charges that he impersonated a Department of Correction investigator. Officials say that […]

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IN THE HUMOR DEPARTMENT…

A Woman goes to the Local Newspaper Office to see that the Obituary for her recently Deceased Husband is published. The Obit Editor informs her that there is a charge of 50 cents per word. She pauses, reflects, and then she says, “Well then, let it read “Fred Brown died.” Amused at the Woman’s thrift, […]

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2013 Spring Bridal Expo

The Family Strong Foundation in collaboration with Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino proudly hosts the 2013 Spring Bridal Expo. The Spring Bridal Expo will be on Sunday, March 3 from 11AM to 5PM at the Event Center  at Evangeline Downs Racetrack and Casino in Opelousas. Vendor space is only $50. General admission is $3 in […]

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The Diana Miller Cancer Benefit

The Diana Miller Cancer Benefit is March 3rd from 10AM-6PM at the Mamou Rec Center. There’ll be a live auction, live music, fun jump, BBQ sandwiches, hot dogs, jambalaya and beer. Washerboard Tournament will be held. Entry fee for the tournament is $20 per team. No ice chests allowed. Cash donations greatly appreciated.

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