Beginning just after 8 p.m. Tuesday, the main police scanner traffic began airing messages of "Pows" and word of an active shooter, but it was all a training exercise.
Byron McCoy, age 34, of West Monroe was arrested after a traffic stop in West Monroe in connection with Wednesday's Robbery of a Centric Federal Credit Union.
Visitation has been scheduled for prominent Monroe defense attorney Charles Kincade.
After four months of helping the NOPD patrol the streets of the French Quarter, State Police are preparing to move out.
Holiday can pose significant dangers and hazards for dogs and cats.
As the Pay It Forward truck got set up on Wednesday morning, Nakia Owens spotted it right away.
Republican Congressional candidate Dr. Ralph Abraham was a guest on 'Louisiana Living' Wednesday.
Workshops are being offered across Arkansas to inform leaders about the grant application process.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz is endorsing Zach Dasher in the 5th District Congressional race.
Some students training to be caregivers in El Dorado, are speaking out against new online training.
The speed of treatment can make a difference in a patient's potential recovery.
Thanks to some grants, the El Dorado Fire department has made some upgrades. Residents should start noticing a new vehicle and uniforms.
The El Dorado Police Department tells us someone has been vandalizing the Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic for the past two weeks.
Attention Verizon Wireless customers: you may be getting tracked online. The mobile carrier has been using technology that assigns unique identification codes to users as they browse the Web on their phones, sparking privacy concerns.
Students pledged to live safe, healthy, and drug-free at a Monroe elementary school.
Mississippi mother Jennifer Westmoreland is working with state representative Tommy Reynolds to ban the sale of caffeine pills to minors.
The city of Monroe water treatment plant is taking safety measures to protect residents from a "brain eating" amoeba.
Gov. Bobby Jindal and officials with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), and Louisiana State Police (LSP) announced the ban of a new synthetic marijuana compound called "MAB-CHMINACA" today.
CenturyLink and Alcatel-Lucent today announced that CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the U.S., has deployed the 7950 Extensible Routing System to meet the growing data and video demands from its customer base across the United States.
Two people from DeQueen, Arkansas learn their punishment for drug trafficking offenses.
Nurse Kaci Hickox says she's "appalled" by quarantine policies forced upon her after her return from Africa.
A Florida man broke records Wednesday for ordering the biggest and most expensive Starbucks drink: a 101 shot "Mega" latte worth $83.75.
US 80 (Desiard St.) In Ouachita Parish will be reduced to one lane of travel in the east bound direction near Gilbert St... This lane reduction will begin Monday, November 3, 2014 and remain in effect until further notice.
Halloween is a time when excited children around the state crowd their neighborhood streets for trick-or-treating. The Louisiana State Police urges parents to be vigilant when allowing their children to approach homes that are unfamiliar to them.
Authorities warn that identity thieves are now targeting children, racking up debt that may not be discovered for years.
Potential for a fuel leak and fire, as well as a separate issue impacting vehicle stability systems, are behind two Dodge and Jeep recalls Wednesday morning.
The RiverMarket is extremely excited to introduce our first annual "DanceFest" this weekend. We have all types of genres of dance from hip-hop and jazz to square dancing and belly dancing.
Scammers will use any opportunity to take advantage of consumers’ fears. Since the first case of the Ebola virus was reported in the United States, an increasing number of organizations have popped up offering “cures” and opportunities to donate to victims of the virus.
Pharmacy students from the University of Louisiana at Monroe recently brought home multiple awards from the American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) mid-year regional meeting (MRM), held in Austin, Texas.
At the corner of Thunderbird Drive and Scenic Drive, a giant steel spider now keeps several eyes on the roadway, sometimes distracting drivers passing by.
A 4th judicial district judge is being honored for her work in the juvenile justice system.
Louisiana Lt. Governor Jay D'Ardenne was in town on Tuesday, hosting a town hall meeting to discuss and gather ideas on how to grow local tourism.
On Monday night, the school board of Excellence Academy in Monroe voted to begin a lawsuit against the Monroe City School District for funds they claim they're owed.
After months of research and planning, the food truck ordinance in Monroe has been passed for final adoption by the city council on Monday night.
A group of individuals received certificates of honor tonight.
NASA's Antares Rocket explodes seconds after liftoff.
Bastrop Mayor Arthur Jones confirmed to KTVE/KARD Police Chief Downey Black is set to retire in November.
A major employer in South Arkansas showed their gratitude today to local first responders, with a free lunch.
Monroe businessman Harris Brown was a guest Tuesday on Louisiana Living.
The Monroe Police Department has located Joshua L. Meredith
Truck thief slams into Ohio bar as he's being pursued by police, severely injuring several inside.
"Duck Dynasty" star Jep Robertson is back home after being laid up in a hospital for a seizure he suffered while deer hunting.
West Carroll Parish is made up of quiet little Southern towns the kinds that cannot be located on maps, that exist unknown to the outside world in a region where change occurs almost as slowly as the pace of life. These are places that seem charming to some and backwards to others.
In Monticello, Arkansas, a fall festival on Monday night took a turn for the worst.
Monroe Police worked a crash that left four people injured.
Taco Bell has launched a new app that promises to paradigm shift how you order tacos.
AT&T deceived its customers by charging them for "unlimited" data plans and then reducing mobile Internet speeds for heavy users, sometimes by nearly 90 percent, the Federal Trade Commission said Tuesday.
Your Sunday football party is about to get more expensive. In its earnings release Monday, Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD) said it plans to hike menu prices by an average of 3% at the end of November.
Police worked an accident on Tuesday in which an SUV backed into a slow moving train.
Texas authorities are looking for other potential victims after a Houston area school district police officer was accused of asking a woman for sexual favors in exchange for not taking her to jail.