Warnings, watches issued as strong storms enter Southeast

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Forecasters warned about tornadoes and other violent weather Thursday as a front that unleashed twisters and hail in...

$12M budget boost proposed to Louisiana legislative agencies

By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — As Louisiana's financial picture improves, legislative leaders are proposing...

Brookshire’s announces home delivery through Instacart in Minden

Brookshire Grocery Co. has introduced same-day home delivery through Instacart at the Brookshire’s Food Store located at 205 Homer Rd. in Minden....

Mueller Report made available, Trump and local congressman weigh in

WASHINGTON – A redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia's 2016 election interference was released Thursday morning.

Webster Parish schools to hold public forums before May 4 vote

Voters in Minden will decide on May 4 whether or not to pass a millage rate increase to fund various construction projects...

Governor Edwards dealing with education policies that he once criticized

By Sheridan Wall and Charlotte Bellotte BATON ROUGE--Gov. John Bel Edwards placed K-12 education near the top of his...

Louisiana could ban most new freestanding emergency rooms

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A proposal to ban the creation of most new freestanding emergency rooms in Louisiana has won support...

Drones, supercomputers and sonar deployed against floods

By ADRIAN SAINZ and JEFF MARTIN Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An arsenal of new technology is being...

EPA: Chemical site in DeRidder to be clean by 2027

DERIDDER, La. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says cleanup of a DeRidder, Louisiana, site contaminated with a heavy-duty wood preservative should...