Louisiana Tech University is among more than 120 U.S. universities who are leading a transformative movement in engineering education that was announced recently at the White House.
Forestry enforcement investigators with the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) arrested 43 year old Stephen Ray Foust of Walker, La. on March 25, 2015 for one count of theft over $25,000.
A former nurse's aide will not face murder charges for allegedly cutting and removing an unborn baby from the mother's womb, Boulder County, Colorado, prosecutor Stanley Garnett said Thursday.
Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate early Friday, positioning Congress for months of battling President Barack Obama over the GOP's goals of slicing spending and dismantling his health care law.
Pope Francis will visit the White House in September during his trip to the United States, the Obama administration announced Thursday.
President Barack Obama's Homeland Security Chief arrives in New Orleans Friday morning, one week after an attack at Armstrong International Airport.
Each year a few ideas get proposed at the state Capitol that have people shaking their heads.
Louisiana Tech University has selected Dr. Gary A. Kennedy, professor and head of the agricultural sciences department, as the new dean of the College of Applied and Natural Sciences.
Oxford University Press has released “Broadway Song: A Guide Singer’s Guide,” written by Dr. Mark Ross Clark, associate professor of music at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
The Louisiana Lottery is calling all New Orleans Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 SAINTS scratch-off tickets for its final second-chance drawing to win a 2015 Saints Prize Package, including season tickets.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid won't run for re-election in 2016, ending a lengthy congressional career that culminated in ten years of leadership of the Democratic Party in the Senate.
The USDA makes a move to curb childhood obesity and there's proof diet soda is losing favor with Americans in today's AG and Energy report.
It's a Easter Egg Hunt like you've never seen before. A helicopter will be dropping thousands of candy-filled eggs in West Monroe and Sterlington.
The Ruston Police Department is currently on the scene of a crash involving a train and an 18-wheeler.
Spring is the inspiration for artists everywhere, and here in downtown Monroe and West Monroe is no exception. After weeks of dreary, cold weather, our downtown cultural area is ready to bloom-with art!
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that Captain Jay Ellerman, a 26 year law enforcement veteran, has graduated from the 259th session of the FBI’s National Academy Program in Quantico, VA.
There's a lot to enjoy this weekend of March 27, 2015 in the twin cities.
Monroe Police were sent to the area of Thomas Street and Jackson Thursday in reference to a crash involving two vehicles.
Domino’s Pizza said it is no longer delivering to the Lower Ninth Ward at night after the killing of one its drivers earlier this week.
Voters in west Ouachita Parish will be asked to renew an existing sale tax for the school district this Saturday.
The first HIV clinic in a rural, midwestern community grappling with an abrupt HIV epidemic is set to open on Tuesday in Austin, Indiana — the outbreak's apparent epicenter.
Governor Bobby Jindal says he’ll decide after the legislative session if he’ll make a 2016 White House run.
Golden shovels met the ground on Thursday at the site of a new housing development in West Monroe.
As banks seek to reduce fraud, one credit card maker has a prototype with a constantly-changing code on the back.
The Union County chapter of the American Red Cross is looking for more volunteers.
In South Arkansas, the Union County Sheriff's Department is investigating a dog attack involving a child.
Almost 500 kids took part in a social studies fair in Monroe on Thursday.
Twitter launched a video-streaming app called Periscope on Thursday, just days after reports that it had blocked a rival app called Meerkat from accessing its data on who follows whom.
The Jackson Parish District Attorney's Office confirmed to KTVE/KARD on Thursday it is recusing itself from the Jackson Parish Hospital criminal investigation and the State Attorney General's Office will take it over.
The Monroe mayor has set the week for his community meetings about an amended city budget the city council introduced earlier this week.
Artists needed to participate in the 2015 Chalk Art Festival.
Everyone is wearing purple today for Epilepsy awareness. It's a disorder at least 200,000 people are diagnosed with each year. Local residents say they want to take today to bring light to this important issue that affects so many.
The stinging caterpillars that will become buck moths are beginning to appear in south Louisiana and will be active through May.
Here is a list of the events that are taking place this weekend.
Roughly 83% of the returns processed by the IRS so far this tax season have resulted in refunds, at an average of $2,893 per check through March 20, the agency said Thursday.
Governor Jindal putting together a team, college professors draft their own pledge and bill is filed aimed at helping enrollment at the state's historically black colleges and universities.
An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday in what officials called a possible building collapse.
Florida authorities described a gruesome scene at a home where a 12-year-old boy fatally shot his younger brother and wounded an older brother before turning the gun on himself early Wednesday evening.
The Louisiana Department of Education today announced new, streamlined early childhood regulations, approved in December 2014, will take effect on July 1, 2015.
Members of the Golden Triangle Economic Development Council updated U.S. Senator John Boozman and other members of the Arkansas Congressional Delegation on the economic improvements and needs of South Arkansas.
Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne and the Office of Cultural Development will recognize 17 honorees at the 2015 Louisiana Culture Awards reception at the Capitol Park Museum at 7 p.m Tuesday, April 14.
The Miss Louisiana Pageant will celebrate its’ 52nd year in Monroe on June 25 – 27 at the Monroe Civic Center’s W.L. “Jack” Howard Theater.
The Union Parish Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards will be the guest speaker at their Chamber's annual banquet on Thursday, April 23, 2015.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, voted this week to save Medicare from going bankrupt, a move that will protect seniors’ access to health care.
Rumors about the financial stability of the Independence Bowl have been circulating for months and tonight NBC 6 Sports has confirmed that Duck Commander will no longer be the title sponsor for the Independence Bowl.
Before you dig into your next outdoor project, Atmos Energy invites you to enter its Yard Rescue 811 contest.
Mayor Jamie Mayo and the Monroe City Council are pleased to announce the 13th Annual Entergy-City of Monroe Community Service Scholarship Scramble Golf Tournament will Tee-Off 9 am Friday, April 10, 2014, at Chennault Park Golf Course.
Attorney General Buddy Caldwell has asked a federal court to block implementation of a new U.S. Department of Labor rule that would redefine the word “spouse” under the Family and Medical Leave Act.
If you're one of the 117 million people who've shopped at RadioShack in recent years, your data is up for auction on Thursday.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe’s International Student Association will present the annual International Food Fair, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 1.