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LSUS students react to merger decision

There will be no merger for LSU-Shreveport and Ruston-based Louisiana Tech, at least not this year.

Governor Jindal signs sentencing reform laws

BATON ROUGE – Governor Bobby Jindal signed legislation today to increase prosecutorial discretion, increase parole eligibility for non-violent, non-sex offense, non-habitual offenders and ensure the effective use of administrative sanctio

2 killed, injured in Highway 79 crash

Earlier today, a single vehicle crash killed two women and moderately injured a man.

Bossier Parish Community College to hold registration for summer 2012 term

Bossier Parish Community College will hold on-site registration for its summer 2012 term from 9:00am-6:00 pm on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA.

Louisiana state parks to open swimming pools for Memorial Day weekend and summer

The Office of State Parks will open swimming pools for the Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 26.

Early morning earthquake hits East Texas

The USGS confirms a magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck 3 miles east of Timpson, Texas, around 3:15 this morning.

Two Lafayette 'head' shops raided for selling illegal synthetic drugs

LAFAYETTE, LA (FOX44) — Two local stores were raided by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics division this morning. They’re accused of selling illegal synthetic drugs.

Update: Authorities find Shreveport man in Mississippi

Authorities tell KMSS Luther Moore was found in Mississippi. Officials say Moore was unaware of his location.

One arrested in fatal morning shooting

Shreveport Police Detectives have made an arrest in an early morning shooting that has left one man dead and another man suffering serious injuries.

Bossier Comunity College claims mission at risk due to budget cuts

Louisiana’s workforce development mission, principally delivered in the state’s community and technical colleges, is at risk in the current version of House Bill 1, according to college officials.