All University of Louisiana Monroe classes are canceled today

Due to the winter weather and hazardous road conditions, the University of Louisiana-Monroe has decided to cancel all classes for today.

Louisiana DOTD shuts down I-49 and I-220

The Louisiana DOTD have shut down both sides of I-49 between Bert Kouns and I-20 due to sleet and freezing rain moving into the area.  All of I-220 is also closed.

Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Bandera

James Anthony Rubio, 55, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Monday in Bandera as the result of a tip.

Department on stand by

With the possibility of snow, rain and sleet reaching north Louisiana, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that department staff is prepared to deal with winter weather and icy road conditions.

Flu prevention

Flu cases are at an all time high nationwide and here in the Ark-La-Tex as well. So what exactly are you doing to prevent the flu from becoming a resident in your home?

Sixth grader arrested for bringing loaded, stolen gun on Baton Rouge campus

A 13-year-old was caught with a loaded gun that was reported stolen in his backpack.

New Orleans Saints and NFL to host football officiating academy

The National Football League along with the New Orleans Saints will host a football officiating academy at the practice facility in Metairie, LA on Tuesday, January 29th.

Former President George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush was discharged from a Houston hospital on Monday after being treated for bronchitis, a bacterial infection and a persistent cough, a spokesman for Bush said in a statement.

Shreveport officer placed on paid leave

A Shreveport Police officer has been placed on administrative leave this morning by Chief of Police Willie Shaw following allegations of alleged policy violations.

Plaquemines Parish deputy arrested for sexually assaulting female prisoner

A Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputy was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a female who had been arrested for a criminal violation.