- Wildlife agent shot after stopping vehicle Updated: May-22-15 2:29 pm
SWARTZ, Louisiana - A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agent remained hospitalized Friday after being shot during a traffic stop in Ouachita Parish.
- Arson suspect has bail reduced, trial stayed for appeal Updated: May-20-15 4:45 pm
MONROE, Louisiana - A man indicted on two counts of attempted second-degree murder and aggravated arson has had his bail reduced in 4th Judicial Court.
- Robert Nelson pleads not guilty in Shirley Cagle's death Updated: May-15-15 10:17 am
MONROE, Louisiana - A 26-year-old Monroe man has pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder of 85-year-old Shirley Cagle, the long-time assistant director of the Ouachita Council on Aging.
- Louisiana House backs ban on abortions based on gender Updated: May-14-15 3:57 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana would prohibit abortions based on gender under a bill that won overwhelming, bipartisan passage Thursday from the state House despite questions about whether provisions that allow for lawsuits and damage claims go too far.
- Monroe property owners pay for overgrown lots Updated: May-08-15 8:56 am
MONROE, Louisiana - The city of Monroe is mowing vacant lots that have grass taller than 12 inches.
- Construction underway for Doppler radar weather system Updated: May-07-15 11:38 am
MONROE, Louisiana - Construction has started on a state-of-the-art Doppler weather radar system for the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
- Graduation rates low but improving at Monroe high school Updated: May-05-15 11:41 am
MONROE, Louisiana - Nearly half of the students at Monroe's Carroll High School won't graduate in 4 years, according to Louisiana Department of Education information released Monday by Monroe City Schools.
- Local children's artwork to grace floodwall in mural Updated: May-03-15 7:55 pm
WEST MONROE, Louisiana - The West Monroe floodwall will bear a mile-long mural of art by about 200 schoolchildren.
- Broken gear shuts down Jonesville lock on Ouachita River Updated: May-02-15 6:10 pm
MONTEREY, Louisiana - Officials are trying to prevent a broken gear shaft from causing quite the traffic jam along the Ouachita River.
- Churches band together to keep Monroe homeless shelter open Updated: May-01-15 3:34 pm
MONROE, Louisiana - Faced with the threat of closing, the DeSiard Street Shelter in Monroe, a destination for almost 100 people each weekday, will not be shutting its doors anytime soon.
- Man indicted in death of Monroe woman Updated: May-01-15 9:16 am
MONROE, Louisiana - A Ouachita Parish grand jury has indicted a Monroe man on a charge of first-degree murder in the death of 85-year-old Shirley Cagle in her home last week.
- Louisiana poultry producers watch Midwest bird flu outbreak Updated: Apr-29-15 11:53 am
MONROE, Louisiana - Poultry producers in Northeastern Louisiana have been monitoring the bird flu outbreak in the Midwest.
- Monroe to seek grant to offer incentive for Denver flight Updated: Apr-29-15 8:10 am
MONROE, Louisiana - The Monroe City Council has approved a resolution that will allow the city to apply for a matching grant to create a $1 million incentive package offer to provide a direct flight from Monroe to Denver.