A group of alumni and local businesses donated a state-of-the-art structural steel teaching sculpture to the ULM’s School of Construction Management with the hopes of advancing students’ knowledge about the engineering and construction applications required to build such pieces.
The West Monroe Baseball Tournament will be held this weekend Friday, May 29 through Sunday, May 31.
Faculty and staff from La Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science and College of Applied and Natural Sciences recently gathered with eighth-grade girls from schools throughout our region at the 2015 GLAMS Conference in El Dorado, Arkansas.
Darren Sharper pleaded guilty to rape and drug charges in federal court in New Orleans Friday morning. The plea deal includes a nine year prison sentence.
The Bayou Classic will take place on Saturday, November 28, 2015 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Another batch of live anthrax has turned up - this one from the same batch as samples sent to Australia from the Army's Dugway Proving Grounds in Utah.
Senator David Vitter talks small business, second amendment rights and his plans for the Governor's office as he visit Northeast Louisiana.
Check out this weekend's events across the twin cities.
Exxon Mobil shrugs off renewable energy and the number of organic farms soars in today's Ag and Energy Report.
Adult learners can now apply at eULM for a ULM degree taken completely online.
Preliminaries are tonight for the 2015 Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen Pageant
The House Labor and Industrial Relations Committee voted 8-5 against a bill for equal pay protection.
Despite strong opposition from some lawmakers, the Arkansas state legislature on Thursday voted to change the date primary elections are held.
Louisiana Senator David hosted a small business roundtable in Rayville Thursday.
Semifinalists to become Grambling State University's next president will be selected today in Baton Rouge.
Sometimes authorities get calls that they won't soon forget - just ask deputies in Clay County.
“It's really a shock to us that this wasn't noticed earlier by other people,” Plaquemines Parish District Attorney Charles Ballay said.
Some candidates in the 2016 Race for the White House are hoping you show your support with a purchase online.
Manhattanhenge, the moment when the setting sun aligns precisely with the street grid in Manhattan, can be seen this weekend.
Americans have become even fatter than before, with nearly 28 percent saying they are clinically obese, a new survey finds.
Philadelphia Word Center is offering MBK’s and DIVA’s Program to youth ages 10-18.
U.S. Sen David Vitter, Chairman of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, hosted a Roundtable Discussion on Thursday, May 28th.
At least 23 people are dead and several more still missing as Texas floods continue.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that a federal grand jury indicted a Mississippi woman for being part of a scheme to file fraudulent income tax returns using stolen identities and causing the refunds to be mailed to post office boxes in Louisiana.
Former New York Governor George Pataki and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum have formally entered the already crowded field running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
A South Arkansas woman is speaking out after sitting in jail for a crime she didn't commit.
Here is a list of events that are taking place this weekend.
Congressmen Ralph Abraham and Charles Boustany attended the Ruston Kiwanis meeting. A major item discussed, the finalized waters of the U.S. rule the Environmental Protection Agency finalized Wednesday. Congressmen say if the house passes this rule, you may not own your own pond.
The Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series is Saturday, starting from First Baptist Church of West Monroe.
A Lincoln Parish man is arrested on child pornography charges.
Newer birth control pills raise the risk of a blood clot by as much as or more than older formulations, researchers report — but the risk is still very low.
Houston firefighters help family trapped in their home by rising waters.
Wyoming mom invents "Tommy Toddler" potty training target specifically for boys.
Does your little one suffer from sleep terrors? Then get ready to lock the window and doors, because they might soon sleepwalk, too.
Nebraska has abolished the death penalty in a landmark veto-override vote backed by a coalition of conservatives who oppose capital punishment.
Different groups are teaming up to help raise funds for Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries agent Sgt. Scott Bullitt.
Google fans scoffed when Apple unveiled its mobile payment service Apple Pay to great fanfare last fall, pointing out that Google Wallet has offered similar technology since 2011.
Struggling to figure out how they'll pay for rising college costs, some parents are willing to dip into their retirement savings and delay retirement but may not realize that in doing so they may be jeopardizing their own financial security.
At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled or were near live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and an Air Force base in South Korea, officials said Tuesday.
Union Pacific plans to invest $72 million in 2015 to improve Louisiana's transportation infrastructure, including $11 million on the Columbia and Pollock rail line.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is tied for the lead in a new Quinnipiac University poll.
The Northeast Louisiana Young Professionals and the Monroe Chamber of Commerce are requesting nominations for the 2015 Top 20 Under 40 Young Professional Awards.
Formal charges are now filed against the man accused of shooting a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Agent last week in Ouachita Parish.
Amber Bettencourt, a University of Louisiana at Monroe Speech-Language Pathology graduate student from Santa Clara, Calif., received a full scholarship to attend the 2015 Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) meeting in Indianapolis this week.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents are still waiting to trap a bear in West Monroe.
The Louisiana Democratic Party is calling for an investigation over Governor Bobby Jindal's use of state email to say Sen. Rand Paul is 'unsuited' to be President.
This time of year should be the “heart” of sweet potato planting season in Louisiana. But instead, the production schedule is being delayed by unrelenting rain.
If you're caught littering, it could cost you a pretty penny.
The House Health and Welfare Committee approved a bill that allows the use of marijuana for medical use.
Twenty-Nine of the most beautiful, talented and intelligent teens in the state will make their way to Monroe on Wednesday, May 27 to compete in the 2015 Miss Louisiana's Outstanding Teen Pageant.