Bossier City— Governor Jindal flew over the area this weekend and says he will ask for federal help to cope with the flooding and storm damage.
Jindal was at the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness in Bossier City Sunday t
SHREVEPORT — The annual state fair will kick off its 103rd year in Shreveport Thursday.
The theme this year is "first and forever."
Officials say they believe it will bring an economic boost to the area and will be cheaper for fair-goers.
LOUISIANA — A new study shows Louisiana graduation rates are dropping.
The report comes form the "Southern Regional Education Board" in Atlanta.
Out of the 16 states reviewed, Louisiana suffered the largest fall of any state over a five-y
New Orleans — Heavy rain flooded the streets of New Orleans Monday.
Roads were left underwater as the thunderstorms rolled through.
Officials say some neighborhoods got three inches of rain in less than an hour.
Policed reported rescui
PINEVILLE— Two single engine Cessna planes collided in the air Saturday, killing two and injuring two others.
The accident happened near Pineville Regional Airport during the "Fall Fly in", a socical event for reacreational pilots.
BATON ROUGE— Officials at Louisiana State Univeristy have decided to give Offensive Coordinator Gary Crowton a 50,000 dollar pay raise to $450,0000.
The timing of the raise has many around the state raising an eyebrow.
The raise comes on