A 13-year-old boy who admitted to killing his younger sister while practicing wrestling moves has been sentenced.
The boy, whose name has not been released, will spend three years in a juvenile jail. However, he will get credit for the six months he has already served. He had faced up to five years in prison. The judge recommended the boy be sent to the Bridge City Center for Youth to get support from family and members of his church.
The vendors vying for the chance to run two Jefferson Parish hospitals will make their pitches to the public Monday.
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The Jefferson Parish Council is expected to set a date to vote on a suitor to lease East Jefferson General Hospital and West Jefferson Medical Center.
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