Will Fla. Gov. Rick Scott sign legislature’s compromise on guns?

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — All eyes are now on Republican Gov. Rick Scott to see if he’ll sign the Florida legislature’s narrowly approved response...

DOTD outlines funding, construction plan for new Barksdale AFB entrance

REGIONAL — The wait for a much speedier, easier entrance to Barksdale for airmen and their families is nearing an end. Louisiana Department of Transportation...

US productivity shows no gain in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. productivity showed no gain in the fourth quarter, the poorest performance since an outright decline in the first quarter of...

Louisiana House to debate constitutional measure on abortion

By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana voters would decide whether to amend the state...

Attorney general offers safety tips

BATON ROUGE, LA – Next week, we will celebrate the start of a new year; and Attorney General Jeff Landry is reminding Louisiana citizens...

Fall Fun

Hundreds turned out Wednesday night for First Baptist Church's annual Fall Fest. Festival goers enjoyed games and fun inside and outside. Festival planners said...

Johnson, others sign discharge petition to force a vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors...

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Johnson (LA-04) and more than 150 of his colleagues signed a discharge petition to force a...

Inmate arrested on fraud charge

A Minden man booked into Bayou Dorcheat Correctional Center on drug distribution charges is now facing fraud charges. Courtney “Ado” Jenkins, 33, was booked...

Mayor, Walmart, Brookshire’s weigh in on alcohol petition

An effort to garner signatures for a petition to legalize the package sale of alcoholic beverages in Minden continues this week at the local...

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