DOTD starts new project

The Louisiana Department of Transportation is starting a new safety project today on I-20 by the Red Chute Bayou in Bossier Parish.

USDA has $12 million for microentrepreneur grants, loans

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the availability of loan and grant funds to support rural microentrepreneurs and microenterprises.

FBI looking for man involved in armored car heist

The FBI is asking for you help in solving a recent armored car heist. The heist happened in broad daylight outside a busy shopping center on Tuesday, August 13, 2013.

Shreveport man arrested for attempted murder of ex-girlfriend

A Shreveport man is facing attempted murder charges for running his ex-girlfriend's vehicle off the road then fleeing the scene after her car flipped over, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Big 12 football enters week 2 action

Week two features the first conference game of the season as West Virginia travels to Oklahoma. Seven teams continue non-league play while Iowa State is open.

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.

$20,000 reward offered for TX most wanted fugitive

The reward for Larry Valdez, 43, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to up to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September.

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

Representative John Flemming takes on suicide prevention in new public service announcement

National Suicide Prevention Week will be observed this year from September 8th through 14th.