A member of the Arkansas House has filed a resolution to urge the state's congressional delegation to work to extend loan repayments for Arkansas farmers affected by a grain dealer default.
Lawmakers are getting a look at a more than $5 billion state budget.
The steady four-month decline in gas prices which has saved motorists more than a dollar per gallon has ended, at least for the moment.
Ford is recalling more than 221,000 cars and vans to fix problems with door latches and seat belts.
A West Virginia University student who died after being found unconscious in a fraternity house had a blood-alcohol level more than six times the legal limit for driving, authorities said Tuesday.
The College of Business at Southern Arkansas University recently had its esteemed AACSB accreditation extended for five years following an encouraging peer review.
Verizon has been fined for not investigating rural phone problems, and find out how you can grow hemp legally, with the help of the government.
There's lots going on in South Arkansas! The South Arkansas Symphony Orchestra stops by to tell us all about their spring concerts.
Four new Walmart Neighborhood Market stores open today in Monroe and West Monroe.
It was a packed house at the Monroe city council meeting as concerned residents and public officials waited to discuss a controversial proposed ordinance, but that discussion was short lived.
State appointed fiscal administrator, Donald Frutiger Jr, says he's only been on the job a few days, but he believes Madison Parish Hospital has a bright future.
The LDWF will host seven public meetings around the state to gather comments on the proposed 2015-17 resident game hunting season dates, wildlife management areas general rules, and regulation changes and the 2016 turkey season and turkey hunting areas.
The Louisiana Community & Technical College System has big plans.
The Arkansas Department of Health has recognized 28 hospitals with awards for stroke care performance.
The head of a West Monroe company says he's working to rectify problems neighbors says have become unbearable.
The State of the Ouachita School District is good.
A group of residents in South Arkansas haven't had working gas in their homes since yesterday due to a gas leak. Work is being done to stop the leak, but other steps need to be taken before service is restored.
IDream Cakes doesn't only make beautiful desserts. They also make delicious lunches.
American contractor David Berry was among the people killed in a terrorist attack at the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya, on Tuesday, according to Cliff Taylor, chief executive officer of Crucible, a security firm where Berry was working.
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CASA of Northeast Louisiana is holding a new volunteer training class beginning January 29th to ready enough volunteers to serve 25 local children currently in need of an advocate.
Silliness rules at Super Bowl Media Day, but questions about deflated balls linger.
Funeral arrangements are set for a Ruston native and Air Force Academy Cadet that died during a skiing accident last week in Colorado.
The Olympia, Washington mother accused of trying to kill her three young daughters told police it was an attempt to quiet her girls.
Similar to many Wall Streeters who receive performance-based bonus compensation, NFL players who make it into the postseason are rewarded with bonus checks as part of postseason shares that the NFL distributes.
Massachusetts is being inundated with snow, while New Yorkers are breathing a sigh of relief after a glancing blow from the storm.
The School of Education at the University of Louisiana at Monroe will host the special education symposium “Autism Spectrum and Inclusion” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 28, in George T. Walker Hall, Room 2-105, on the ULM campus.
A Canadian woman who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with H7N9 bird flu, an often deadly strain that's infected close to 500 people in China, officials said Monday.
Nanny terrified to learn someone has hacked into baby monitor camera and is watching her every move.
A terrifying situation developed over the weekend after a charter bus driver collapsed on I-94 in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by enemy forces in Afghanistan for five years, will be charged with desertion, senior defense officials tell NBC News. The officials say the charges could be referred within a week.
On 1/24/15, a burglary was reported to the Monroe Police Department that occurred at the address of 309 Holly Street.
Governor Asa Hutchinson’s balanced budget for 2015-2017 biennium returns $100 million to middle-class Arkansans while providing funding for new priorities, existing programs, and essential state services.
The flu is still hitting the U.S. hard, but the number of new infections seems to be slowing down from week to week.
The Krewe of PAWS Mardi Gras Pet Parade is the only parade in northeast Louisiana that is meant to “go to the dogs” and other pets on Saturday, February 7th, 2015 in Antique Alley!
The Senate has failed to move forward on the Keystone XL Pipeline Monday evening, extending the battle over the controversial Canadian oil import project that is one of the Republican Party's top priorities since taking over control of the Senate in January.
Professional boxing champion Jermain Taylor has been ordered to undergo a mental evaluation.The directive was made by a Pulaski County court judge this morning during a hearing scheduled to discuss Taylor's recent bond revocation that sent him to jail last week.
On January 27, 2015, members of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit and the FBI Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force executed a search warrant of a residence in West Monroe, LA.
In four hours, LSU College of Agriculture Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising students turned paper hearts into dresses that were works of art.
Portland home brewers experiment with reclaimed waste water.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal hosted a prayer rally in Baton Rouge over the weekend.
Labor force data shows Arkansas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point, from 5.9 percent in November (revised up from 5.8 percent) to 5.7 percent in December.
The Communities of Color Network (CoC) at the Southern University Agricultural Research & Extension Center is helping male smokers quit the habit with its new African-American Male Cessation Initiative.
Two bodies have been found in the search for an elderly Georgia couple, who were last seen meeting with a man about a car for sale.
A gunman was killed after opening fire on two police officers moments after they were sworn in at a ceremony in a Minneapolis suburb on Monday, officials said.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe’s fishing team has been a dominant force in the world of college bass fishing in recent years.
Southern Arkansas University is inviting the community to three upcoming receptions at the Reynolds Center Grand Hall to meet the applicants for president.
The Southern Arkansas University Mulerider softball team is one step closer to a new field house after a $25,000 gift from Murphy USA of El Dorado.
Louisiana’s budget projections for next year officially became worse on Monday.
Jane Gunn has some great travel ideas for the entire family.