A Winnfield man drove up to the U.S. Capitol yesterday and said he had a delivery for President Barack Obama. After some questioning, the 64-year-old Alfred Brock admitted that he had a rifle in his vehicle. He was arrested and charged with possession of an unregistered firearm and ammunition.
Alfred Brock, 63, of Winfield [sic], Louisiana, attended the rallies with his hands and feet handcuffed, resembling a captured slave.
"(The Jena 6) is one of sorrow, but then it's not. This had to come about," Brock said. "The Jena 6 are just pawns in the real game of chess. But there are some strong ones behind the pawns that needs to be removed. We can start winning that game of chess by saying that we’ve got to do better."
A search of Winnfield's phone directory reveals only one Alfred Brock in town.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to offer shares of its stock to the public for the first time.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.