Vermilion Parish http://wwno.org en Vermilion Parish sheriff sued over detention of immigrants http://wwno.org/post/vermilion-parish-sheriff-sued-over-detention-immigrants <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">To see if detained immigrants are being locked up unlawfully for long periods of time, a civil rights group is seeking to get the Vermilion Parish sheriff to turn over documents on immigrants who've been jailed since 2009.</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 15:50:01 +0000 The Associated Press 20378 at http://wwno.org Fire out, evac over after gas pipeline rupture http://wwno.org/post/fire-out-evac-over-after-gas-pipeline-rupture <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">INTRACOASTAL CITY &mdash; A rupture in a south Louisiana natural gas pipeline erupted into a fire that led to an evacuation and road closures.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">State police say the rupture and fire were reported around 4 a.m. Wednesday in southern Vermilion Parish.</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 17:50:16 +0000 The Associated Press 16018 at http://wwno.org