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.
When it gets this dry, most people turn on their hoses and water the plants a little longer. But some Ark-La-Tex homeowners are having different problems. The dry soil is contracting, causing cracks in the walls.
The owner of a south Caddo Parish convenience store was arrested by deputies on Monday for the unsafe and illegal transportation of gasoline, which authorities say was to be resold at his store in Keithville, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.