Members of the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s St. Jude fundraising organization, “Up ‘til Dawn” (UTD), have spent the bulk of their summer raising funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Louisiana Delta Field of Dreams is an family friendly event in Lake Providence featuring members of Duck Dynasty.
The Griffin Funeral Home is hosting a benefit for Frank Ellis. Ellis is a local man that has suffered many strokes and now is in need of community support.
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced that it has signed a multi-megawatt data center deal with CoinTerra, Inc. to host CoinTerra’s rapidly growing Bitcoin-mining operations in CenturyLink data centers.
The State and Public School Life and Health Insurance Board approved 2015 premium and benefit rates Tuesday for more than 42,000 public school employees.
Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined.
Agents with the Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control recently conducted compliance checks at 173 businesses in the Monroe and West Monroe areas.
There's a push to educate the public on the importance of identification for pets, preventing local shelters from filling up even more.
The Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit made several drug busts across Caddo Parish on July 24-25.
In the past three weeks, three similar crimes happened in the Crescent City - all with one common thread: social media.
BESE joins the lawsuit against Gov. Bobby Jindal allowing the court to decide who has the right to chose the end-of-the-year testing.
A South Arkansas pastor is speaking out after his church was hit by vandals. His church was among those vandalized this past weekend.
An El Dorado man is left wounded after a shooting this morning.
An El Dorado man pled guilty to a battery charge.
I-20 in Madison Parish will experience lane closures from Tuesday, August 5, 2014, to Friday, August 29, 2014.
The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted today to join a lawsuit against Governor Bobby Jindal over Common Core standards.
Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak has issued a "call to action" to prevent skin cancer.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced today that Joseph “Joey” Broussard, a native of Pointe Coupee Parish, has been promoted and will serve as the Enforcement Division’s new colonel.
On Monday, July 28, 2014, 53-year-old John Whittington of West Monroe, was arrested by Louisiana State Police investigators for insurance fraud (29 counts) and Felony Theft.
The Jindal Administration filed a lawsuit to invalidate the Memorandum of Understanding with Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers.
Students in the East Baton Rouge School district will be able to eat lunch for free in the upcoming school year.
A new kind of “bar” is cropping up in cities around the nation. The establishments tout cures for everything from hangovers to the common cold — delivered not in a cocktail glass but via a needle in the arm.
The girlfriend of a northeast Louisiana physician has pleaded guilty to five counts of prescription forgery.
When his 27-year old daughter Lisa died suddenly of liver failure five years ago, Steve Mason was as devastated as any father would be.
A sweeping survey of coral communities surrounding the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico shows that the catastrophe had a wider effect than scientists thought four years ago.
Women still get fired simply because they're pregnant.
The fuel tanks at Gaza’s only power plant came under attack early Tuesday, threatening to deepen an already dire humanitarian situation.
Tony Perkins, chairman of FRC Action PAC, the political action committee connected with Family Research Council has endorsed Rob Maness in his U.S. Senate run.
Kathy Conerly has been named executive secretary of Louisiana FFA
The city of Albuquerque, New Mexico has honored an Eldorado High School student for inventing a device with life-saving potential.
The Northeast Louisiana Business and Community Development Center (NLBCDC) at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, seeks to advance entrepreneurship
It's showtime for the performers on "America's Got Talent".
Millions of Americans are struggling to pay off their student loans and desperate to find a way to lower those monthly payments.
Summer Commencement ceremonies at Southern Arkansas University are scheduled for August 8, 2014, at the Reynolds Center Grand Hall.
Money magazine has ranked Louisiana Tech University as one of the nation’s best college values according to its 2014 Best Colleges list released Monday.
Jane Gunn from the Travel Company join us to talk about luxury all-inclusive deals with Sandals' Caribbean vacations.
Skeeter Boyd, Director of Transportation with the Ouachita Parish School Board join us to talk about changes to the transportation schedule for the upcoming school year.
The Ouachita Parish Police Jury discussed a number of items at Monday night's meeting.
A 13-year-old North Texas girl was awoken in the night by a smoldering cell phone on the other side of her pillow, but the cell phone manufacturer says she did something they warn users about.
A South Arkansas oil company is helping give students a better future.
Imagine flying a small two-seater plane a mere eight feet above the ground with your GPS system chirping new information to you 10 times a second.
Two months ago Kathy Perry watched as construction crews poured the foundation for her new home.
A judge ruled Monday that Donald Sterling's estranged wife didn't defraud him
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators are currently investigating a theft of a 2011 Polaris Ranger Razor UTV
Advocates of domestic abuse victims say the NFL was not strict enough on an incident involving Baltimore Raven's player, Ray Rice.
The Monroe Police Department will be conducting DWI/ Safety checkpoints within the city limits of Monroe on the following dates.
A boil order has been issued for some Morehouse Parish residents.
A creek that had turned green is now back to normal.
Trial is underway for a man accused of killing a Bastrop man.
Shreveport police have released the name of the person who was shot early this morning in the Highland neighborhood.