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Dropout rates in Louisiana highest in nation

Just days after Louisiana schools received less-than-stellar reviews on the grading report, the Public Affairs Research Council releases "A Future at Risk," a report charting high school dropout rates.

Saints game to be broadcast Sunday

Fox 33's official voting period has ended. 19,977 votes were cast. More than 12,500 voted to air the New Orleans Saints game over the Dallas Cowboys game.

Jonesville fights for post office

Five little zip code numbers may not seem like much, but to the people of Jonesville, Texas, it's what puts their community on the map. Literally. Now they may lose all of that, as the U.S.

Louisiana leading nation in syphilis cases

In 2009, almost 70 percent of parishes report no syphilis cases. Caddo Parish isn't one of them. 741 cases are reported that year.

Texas woman dies in Louisiana crash

 DERIDDER, La. (AP) - A two-vehicle crash in Beauregard Parish has resulted in the death of a Texas woman.

Pumpkins from other regions looking bigger than TX pumpkins

As Heather Mosky stands in the pumpkin patch at Saint Luke's Church, she says these pumpkins look just as big as previous years.

Morning melee leaves victim wounded, suspect jailed

A Shreveport woman sits behind bars this afternoon accused of slashing another female with a razor blade during an argument.

Ark-La-Tex health insurance rates for employers below national average

It costs less to insure an employee in Louisana, Arkansas and Texas than it does in most other states. That's according to a survey by the United Benefits Advisors, a firm that monitors nationwide rates for employers.

Undercover prostitution sting nets 7 arrests

Seven people were arrested Wednesday evening on various prostitution charges following an undercover operation by the Bossier Sheriff’s Department and the Louisiana State Police.

Shreveport police looking for missing man

The Shreveport Police Department needs your help to find a local man who has not been seen since Tuesday.