In Louisiana, there are an estimated 30% of drivers without liability insurance. In an effort to gain compliance with the law, the Louisiana State Police set up a proof of insurance checkpoint on the 164 in Bossier Parish this morning.
The last day to register to vote for the November election is October 9. While voters still have a few weeks to meet that deadline, today's National Voter Registration Day, was a reminder for people to get out and vote.
Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw are urging people in the area to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs this Saturday at Sheriff's Safety Town for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Caddo sheriff's deputies checked 30 businesses on Sunday for compliance with laws governing the sale of alcohol to underage persons. Employees of six businesses were found in violation, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.