Junior Auxiliary of Ruston is holding the inaugural Stuff That Bus, school supply drive.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that a Honduran national pleaded guilty Tuesday to re-entering the country after having been previously deported for committing an aggravated felony.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that a Bossier City woman was sentenced Tuesday to 21 months in prison for making and filing a false tax return.
Incoming college students, military families and other consumers should be skeptical of ads and websites that guarantee loans or credit cards, regardless of your credit history.
A fire destroyed the only grocery story in Winona, MS.
The Taliban's longtime leader Mullah Omar was dead, the Afghan government announced Wednesday after a day of feverish speculation.
The American dentist who used a bow and arrow to kill a well-known lion in Zimbabwe also has a felony record over the hunting of black bear in Wisconsin, court documents show.
Nearly 3 years after launching Windows 8, the company is moving forward with its release of Windows 10 on Wednesday.
Dr. David Peterson, a 1997 exercise science graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe, earned the prestigious United States Sports Academy (USSA) 2015 Alumnus of the Year Award for his outstanding performance as a student and a professional.
A joint investigation has resulted in the arrest of a West Monroe man on Juvenile Pornography charges.
Low oil prices are leading to more job cuts and chicken prices are hurting profits at a restaurant chain in today's Ag and Energy Report.
Investigation Launched After Albuquerque Dispatcher Hangs Up on 911 Caller.
A Heat Advisory is in effect until 7:00pm Wednesday. An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect until 7:00pm Wednesday.
The Monroe City Council will use $20,000 from its own budget to provide support for the Granny Goins Soup Kitchen.
Morehouse Parish School Board called a special meeting Tuesday afternoon to discuss rezoning and a new budget plan.
Amazon announced a plan on Tuesday to finally get its package-delivery drones in the air.
Losing a spouse is never easy, either emotionally or financially, and a new study finds that many major auto insurance companies are adding to the grief by raising rates for new widows by as much as 226 percent.
Area businesses had an opportunity to showcase their services today.
Fight the Invaders at Black Bayou Lake NWR August 1
The Natural State has its first reported case of West Nile Virus for 2015.
John Bel Edwards campaign for Louisiana Governor made its way to northeast Louisiana Tuesday.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has completed the first successful double hand transplant on a child.
At least 2 accidents and a 3rd possible accident all on I-20 west bound are causing some delays.
El Dorado’s Airport Commission voted in favor to begin looking at plans for building a new terminal at Goodwin Field.
John Bel Edwards, David Vitter, Scott Angelle, and Jay Dardenne are currently the four candidates running to succeed Governor Bobby Jindal. But which candidate is sitting on over 9 million dollars in his campaign?
A fun filled day at the Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo named "Zoobilation" kicking off with a 5K Race!
Young Oklahoma boys hospitalized with severe sunburns after daycare trip to water park where no sunscreen was applied.
The Republican Party of Louisiana, today, announced its official endorsement of Jeff Landry for Louisiana Attorney General.
Broderick Fobbs, the head football coach at Grambling State University, will be recognized at the event as the 2014-15 recipient of the Eddie Robinson Award.
A bill authored by Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, giving veterans a boost in their benefits passed the House.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday upheld the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in Deflate-Gate.
Sarasota police launch internal investigation after video surfaces showing officer toss peanuts at handcuffed homeless man, then laugh as he stoops to eat them off the jail floor.
Ouachita Parish Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting aerial spraying for mosquitoes Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
With the start of school just days away, Teach For America corps members are ready to continue making a difference in the lives of hundreds of northeast Louisiana students thanks to a $150,000 grant from the Entergy Charitable Foundation.
Governor Bobby Jindal is back on the campaign trail for President.
Crews comb huge area in search for 14-year-old boys missing since their boat capsized off the Florida coast last week.
Houston parents say their daughter's second degree burns were the result of a nurse microwaving a diaper full of water and applying it to the baby's foot in an attempt to conduct a blood test.
The New York prison seamstress who helped two inmates escape, sparking a three-week manhunt, pleaded guilty Tuesday in a deal that calls for a sentence of up to seven years.
A flaw called "Stagefright" in Google's Android operating system could let hackers take over a phone with a message -- even if the user doesn't open it.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents cited two men for taking alligator eggs without a valid egg collection permit.
Jane Gunn from The Travel Company talks about Sandals "All Inclusive Resorts" in the Caribbean and a current promotion that could earn you hundreds in airline credit!
In this cooking with Newk's Eatery segment, learn about the Triple Take Salad.
The West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Second Annual "Member2Member Expo" on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the West Monroe Convention Center.
Wendy's finally begins testing antibiotic chicken and unsanitary growing conditions is leading to a ban on Mexican cilantro in today's Ag and Energy Report.
The Morehouse Parish School Board is holding a special meeting tonight to discuss rezoning all elementary schools in the district.
KEDM Public Radio will host “Policy and a Pint” at Fat Pelican Restaurant in Monroe tonight at 5 p.m.
A 62-year-old man with a gun in each hand fired at four people – including a 1-year-old boy – before a civilian with a concealed carry permit returned fire and wounded the shooter.
Vidalia Police Department celebrated community involvement. The department hosted the gathering in hopes of building a safer community.
The Granny Goins Soup Kitchen is a known staple in Monroe, and is in danger of shutting down. Now, a member of the Monroe City Council wants to use taxpayer money to save the organization.
In a portion of south Monroe, flooding has been a problem for years, but a solution to that problem is in sight.