Impaired driving leads to drug arrest in Dixie Inn

Dixie Inn Police arrested two Bossier City men on a host of drug and other charges after a traffic stop last week.

Texas city bans abortion, says it’s a ‘sanctuary’ for unborn

WASKOM, Texas (AP) — A small Texas city has passed a local abortion ban and declared itself a “sanctuary city for the...

US starts drawdown in Iraq after declaring win

AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq (AP) — American troops have started to draw down from Iraq following Baghdad’s declaration of victory over the Islamic State group...

Storms, cooler temps expected

Cooler weather and thunderstorms are expected over the weekend. A cold front is expected to move into the area early Sunday morning and bring...

Deer disease concerns hunters

Disease reported in Texas, Arkansas Hunting deer is coming with a caution warning due to a sickness spreading through the population across the United States...

Candidates diverge on role of state treasurer

Louisiana’s next treasurer to be decided November 18 BATON ROUGE — As the competition to be Louisiana's next treasurer enters its final week, the two...

Validity of Obama health care law at issue in appeal hearing

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With health insurance availability, cost and coverage on the line for millions of Americans, a federal appeals court...

GOP candidates for Louisiana governor showing differences

By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's two Republican candidates for governors have started to...

Draw-down scheduled for Lake Bistineau

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has scheduled a draw-down of Lake Bistineau in Webster, Bossier, and Bienville parishes for the...

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border – ‘not kidding around’

By NOMAAN MERCHANT and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Threatening drastic action against Mexico, President...