The following people were sentenced in proceedings held in 21st Judicial District Court in St. Helena Parish.

Judge Douglas Hughes issued the following sentences on Nov. 7:

  • AVANTS, JERRY: six months suspended sentence with two years probation on simple battery and disturbing the peace by fighting.
  • COOPER, DEBRA: one year probation on disturbing the peace.
  • FORD, GREGORY: six months suspended sentence with two years probation on first offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
  • HUFF, TIMOTHY: six months suspended with two years probation on first offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
  • PIERRE, JACQUELINE: six months suspended with two years probation on first offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
  • RICHARDSON, PETRICE: six months suspended with two years probation on first offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
  • WATSON, JEFFREY: five years Department of Corrections suspended with five years probation on possession of Schedule ll narcotics.