The U.S. Attorney says three Monroe grocery store workers pleaded guilty this week for their roles in a scheme to exchange SNAP and WIC benefits to customers for cash and ineligible items.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request to delay enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.
Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu and Republican Congressman Bill Cassidy have both qualified for the U.S. Senate race.
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce will host the Ruston Gun, Knife, Coin & Boat Show August 23-24 at the Ruston Civic Center.
As part of its Healthy Homes educational initiative, the LSU AgCenter LaHouse Resource Center in Baton Rouge will host a daylong Lead Certified Renovator Training course on Sept. 16 beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Faculty, students, and alumni from the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s medical laboratory science (MLS) program recently attended the 82nd meeting of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) in Chicago, Ill.
The leadership team at Nexstar Broadcasting is joining in with the rest of the country in taking the 'ALS Ice Bucket Challenge'.
Police say one man was sent to the hospital after being shot twice in the legs.
CenturyLink today announced the availability of CenturyLink Private Cloud, a new cloud service that delivers the agility and innovation of public cloud
Please be advised that the West Monroe Campus ONLY will be closed for the rest of the day due to a main water break; but, will reopen tomorrow at 8 a.m.
The Louisiana Department of Education today released three analyses of ACT results, indicating that in 2014 high school seniors achieved record high numbers of TOPS-eligible ACT scores.
The West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce and Adopt-A-School Committee are seeking businesses and organizations to adopt Ouachita Parish public schools for this academic school year.
Highland Pellets LLC, an Arkansas company, today announced the building of a 500,000 metric ton per year wood pellet facility in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Candidates for the 5th Congressional District race began qualifying Wednesday morning at the Secretary of State's office in Baton Rouge.
The debate over Common Core affects more schools than one might think. .
Grambling State University's Interim President, Dr. Cynthia Warrick join us in the studio to talk about the changes she made at GSU when she took over and her focus on the student body.
Shandra Wilson-Burke, Administrator from the Cognitive Development Center join us to talk about emotional and behavioral issues and the services the center offers.
Today candidates running for U.S. Senate and Congress will make their way to Baton Rouge to officially qualify for the race.
A phone repair at a Verizon Wireless store in Bastrop ends in arrest for extortion.
A Baton Rouge judge is ruling against the Jindal administration in the fight over Common Core standards in the state.
Governor Bobby Jindal’s Chief of Staff Kyle Plotkin issued the following statement today on the Common Core court ruling.
A Farmerville couple charged in a domestic abuse case early Monday morning will have a bond hearing Wednesday.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat to veto funding to public corruption prosecutors.
Owners of a West Monroe auto body shop say they hope this lawsuit will bring a much needed change to the insurance industry practices.
Monroe Police recruiters say they're trying something new with the department's image when looking to hire future officers.
A canine rescue is relocating dogs out of a South Arkansas pound, after allegations of neglect.
Registered Dietitian Andy Holyfield visited Louisiana Living to talk about her latest book 'Eat To Lose'.
While the nation is watching and hearing the angry protests in support of black shooting victim Michael Brown, a different kind of support is being voiced for the white police officer who fatally shot the unarmed teenager.
Low-income consumers struggling to pay their Obamacare premiums may soon be able to get help from their local hospital or United Way.
The insatiable demand for ivory is causing a dramatic decline in the number of African elephants. Poachers are hunting the animal faster than it can reproduce
A group of novice and would-be beekeepers suited up in protective gear to check hive boxes at Richard Hebert’s bee yard here.
A new law is telling any constable or justice of the peace in Louisiana over 70-years-old, they are now too old for reelection.
Faculty from the University of Louisiana at Monroe will team with KEDM Public Radio 90.3 and Karma to present “Policy and a Pint,” at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Karma, on the corner of North 18th Street and Tower Drive in Monroe.
As New Orleans Saints fans ask themselves whether this could be their year, the Louisiana Lottery is playing right along, launching its sixth $5 Saints-branded scratch-off game today.
St. Louis police shot and killed a young African-American man Tuesday after authorities say he brandished a knife.
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell today filed a lawsuit against State Farm Insurance alleging the nationwide insurer has engaged in a pattern of unfair and fraudulent business practices.
Israel launched airstrikes on the Gaza Strip after three fired from the enclave shattered a temporary truce on Tuesday.
The Town & Country Water System issued a boil order after an interruption in the water supply.
Governor Bobby Jindal and Graphic Packaging International Inc. announced a $41.5 million investment in the company’s paper mill in West Monroe to upgrade production machinery.
Terrance Stewart, also known as DJ Bay Bay, has turned himself in for an incident that happened at the Horseshoe Casino over the weekend.
The family of a Mississippi man says he was brutally attacked by a relative for allowing his mixed race grandchildren to stay at his home over the weekend.
The voice of “Saturday Night Live” for 38 of its seasons, along with many other NBC shows, died Monday.
The 32-year-old son of actor and kung fu star Jackie Chan has been arrested in Beijing on drugs charges, as authorities clamp down on celebrity offenders.
A federal grand jury has indicted four officials at a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive beef recall, alleging they slaughtered cows with cancer while inspectors were on their lunch breaks and distributed the diseased cattle
The Highway Patrol captain in charge of security in Ferguson, Missouri, expressed hope Tuesday that peaceful protesters would stay home and allow authorities to deal with “those who have been ruining our community.”
Mayor Jamie Mayo and the Monroe City Council are pleased to join OuachitaGreen to announce the 9thAnnual Ouachita Water Sweep.
The number of deaths from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has climbed to 1,229, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, but it cited "encouraging signs" from Nigeria and Guinea that positive action can rein in the deadly disease.
Louisiana U.S. Senator, Mary Landrieu visits KTVE studios to talk about qualifying for the November 4th elections and representing the people of Louisiana in Washington.
The West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce will host a Congressional Candidates’ Forum and Luncheon on Tuesday, September 2.
The annual Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. Youth Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, September 13, 2014.