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COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Davey O'Brien Fan Vote now open

The Davey O’Brien Foundation announced Tuesday that the Davey O’Brien Fan Vote is now open. Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation’s best college quarterback as often as once daily at www.VoteOBrien.org.

NSU Engineering Technology scholarships support workforce development

The Central Louisiana Manufacturing Manager’s Council and the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance are partnering with the Northwestern State University Foundation to establish a scholarship program to benefit students from 10

Health Department issues Whooping Cough advisory

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging people to make sure they’re vaccinated against pertussis (better known as "whooping cough") after projections show the number of people sick with the deadly disease this ye

A rainy Labor Day for the Ark-La-Tex

Labor Day is one of the biggest days for boating every year. This year, however, boaters got a weather surprise, rain.

4.3 magnitude earthquake rattles ETX for second time in same day

A second earthquake has been reported in East Texas, according to USGS. At 6:51 p.m., Monday, another quake shook the same area as the first earlier in the day.

A new wiener dog champion at Louisiana Downs

  After winning once, coming in third and then second, Ollie the wiener dog is once again the fastest wiener dog at Louisiana Downs.

4.1 earthquake reported in ETX

According to the United States Geographical Survey, a 4.1 has shaken parts of East Texas.

4.1 earthquake reported in ETX

According to the United States Geographical Survey, a 4.1 has shaken parts of East Texas.

Report shows Louisiana workers to be most engaged

Workers around the State of Louisiana can rejoice this Labor Day Holiday.

Protecting yourself from outdoor heat

The heat in the Ark-La-Tex has been rising and officials are encouraging some basic safety tips before heading outdoors.