Sometimes authorities get calls that they won't soon forget - just ask deputies in Clay County.
“It's really a shock to us that this wasn't noticed earlier by other people,” Plaquemines Parish District Attorney Charles Ballay said.
Some candidates in the 2016 Race for the White House are hoping you show your support with a purchase online.
Manhattanhenge, the moment when the setting sun aligns precisely with the street grid in Manhattan, can be seen this weekend.
Americans have become even fatter than before, with nearly 28 percent saying they are clinically obese, a new survey finds.
Philadelphia Word Center is offering MBK’s and DIVA’s Program to youth ages 10-18.
U.S. Sen David Vitter, Chairman of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee, hosted a Roundtable Discussion on Thursday, May 28th.
At least 23 people are dead and several more still missing as Texas floods continue.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that a federal grand jury indicted a Mississippi woman for being part of a scheme to file fraudulent income tax returns using stolen identities and causing the refunds to be mailed to post office boxes in Louisiana.
Former New York Governor George Pataki and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum have formally entered the already crowded field running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
A South Arkansas woman is speaking out after sitting in jail for a crime she didn't commit.
Here is a list of events that are taking place this weekend.
Congressmen Ralph Abraham and Charles Boustany attended the Ruston Kiwanis meeting. A major item discussed, the finalized waters of the U.S. rule the Environmental Protection Agency finalized Wednesday. Congressmen say if the house passes this rule, you may not own your own pond.
The Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series is Saturday, starting from First Baptist Church of West Monroe.
A Lincoln Parish man is arrested on child pornography charges.
Newer birth control pills raise the risk of a blood clot by as much as or more than older formulations, researchers report — but the risk is still very low.
Houston firefighters help family trapped in their home by rising waters.
Wyoming mom invents "Tommy Toddler" potty training target specifically for boys.
Does your little one suffer from sleep terrors? Then get ready to lock the window and doors, because they might soon sleepwalk, too.
Nebraska has abolished the death penalty in a landmark veto-override vote backed by a coalition of conservatives who oppose capital punishment.
Different groups are teaming up to help raise funds for Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries agent Sgt. Scott Bullitt.
Google fans scoffed when Apple unveiled its mobile payment service Apple Pay to great fanfare last fall, pointing out that Google Wallet has offered similar technology since 2011.
Struggling to figure out how they'll pay for rising college costs, some parents are willing to dip into their retirement savings and delay retirement but may not realize that in doing so they may be jeopardizing their own financial security.
At least 26 people are taking antibiotics after they handled or were near live anthrax bacteria accidentally sent to labs in nine states and an Air Force base in South Korea, officials said Tuesday.
Union Pacific plans to invest $72 million in 2015 to improve Louisiana's transportation infrastructure, including $11 million on the Columbia and Pollock rail line.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is tied for the lead in a new Quinnipiac University poll.
The Northeast Louisiana Young Professionals and the Monroe Chamber of Commerce are requesting nominations for the 2015 Top 20 Under 40 Young Professional Awards.
Formal charges are now filed against the man accused of shooting a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Agent last week in Ouachita Parish.
Amber Bettencourt, a University of Louisiana at Monroe Speech-Language Pathology graduate student from Santa Clara, Calif., received a full scholarship to attend the 2015 Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) meeting in Indianapolis this week.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents are still waiting to trap a bear in West Monroe.
The Louisiana Democratic Party is calling for an investigation over Governor Bobby Jindal's use of state email to say Sen. Rand Paul is 'unsuited' to be President.
This time of year should be the “heart” of sweet potato planting season in Louisiana. But instead, the production schedule is being delayed by unrelenting rain.
If you're caught littering, it could cost you a pretty penny.
The House Health and Welfare Committee approved a bill that allows the use of marijuana for medical use.
Twenty-Nine of the most beautiful, talented and intelligent teens in the state will make their way to Monroe on Wednesday, May 27 to compete in the 2015 Miss Louisiana's Outstanding Teen Pageant.
The 2015 Louisiana FFA Convention & Expo continues the second year of its four-year run in Monroe.
In this week's "Ask Dr. Gray" segment, Dr. Gray talks whether salt contributes to weight gain, how to maintain your weight after quitting smoking and more.
Gas prices are down but Americans still aren't spending and Hormel is going organic with the latest big food acquisition in today's Ag and Energy Report.
Our future diamond stars were at it again ... some focused, and others - not so much.
Aspiring entrepreneurs are exploring new ways to do business. Mobile businesses are becoming more common throughout the area.
Louisiana Delta Community College (LDCC) welcomed Richland Parish High School students to its Monroe Campus Wednesday afternoon to tour the mobile CSI Forensics Lab.
In this week's Pay it Forward, one man fighting lung cancer and working to spread awareness gets a double dose of delight.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that farmers, ranchers and private forest landowners can now do business with U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) through a new online portal.
The Shreveport-Bossier and the Monroe Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA) rank as two of the least expensive places to live in Louisiana, according to the Cost of Living Index for the first quarter of 2015 released today.
The RiverMarket and Community Trust Bank present "Louisiana Food & Music Festival" on Saturday May 30, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the RiverMarket.
The Dog Days of Summer is a unique way for the merchants in the historic downtown of Ruston to open their doors to incoming freshman students of Louisiana Tech University.
South Arkansas law enforcement officers are in the classroom to improve their crime scene skills.
At least 14 people are dead and 13 remain missing in the wake of this week's flooding.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that a Broussard man pleaded guilty to trying to illegally ship firearms, ammunition and other military grade items to Lebanon.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, has successfully intervened on behalf of the Richardson Medical Center in Rayville with the federal government to keep the hospital from closing.