Third Haughton beer bandit turns self in

Bossier Parish authorities have caught a third person in connection with a convenience store theft from three weeks ago.

Instructor arrested for sexual conduct with teen student

HAMMOND, LA — An employee of a college prep program in Tangipahoa Parish has been arrested for engaging in sexual activities with one of the students in the program.

Senate votes to tighten gun owner protections

A proposal in the Louisiana legislature could impact your right to bear arms. The measure is geared to strengthening gun owners' ability to carry them, according to sponsors.

Melanoma rates increasing in young women

BROWNSVILLE — "My biggest battle in the valley, since I've been here, is trying to convince the valley population that they really are at risk for getting skin cancer of all types really," says Dermatologist, Dr.

One killed, another injured in I-49 semi wreck

One person is dead and another injured after an accident stalled I-49 traffic for hours. It happened just after 10 this morning on I-49 near the Southern Loop exit.

Bossier City man recovering after shooting at Vivian apartment

A Bossier City man is hospitalized after being shot multiple times at a Vivian apartment.

Franklinton woman arrested for medicare fraud

Franklinton—A Franklinton woman has been arrested and charged with two counts of Medicaid fraud and two counts of filing or maintaining false public records, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Diamond Pet Foods recalls products due to salmonella contamination

Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella.

Marriage rates at all-time lows

Four in ten American women won't make that trip down the aisle in their lifetimes. That's according to a new government report, which shows the number of marriages across the country is at an all-time low.

Man arrested after punching ex-girlfriend multiple times

A Haughton man was arrested late last week for hitting his former girlfriend in the face and other areas several times with a closed fist.