Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died after a long battle with cancer, Vice President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday.
In a national broadcast, Maduro said Chavez died Tuesday at 4:25 p.m. (3:55 p.m. ET).
5 percent might seem like a small number, but for one local program that percentage totals to $500,000.
A local head start program in Shreveport is joining many across the country with budget cuts caused by sequestration.
Texas is expected to be hit hard by forced budget cuts that went into effect Friday.
85-billion dollars will be trimmed from federal budgets over the next seven months, much of it from defense spending.
An atheist group that misquoted former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in a billboard in Texas is apologizing to the Republican and correcting the mistake. But it continues to defend the "intent and context" of the effort.
Women all over the nation, including here in the Ark-La-Tex face all sorts of issues. From the economy to housing to education, women have a hard time breaking the glass ceiling and getting to be a equal participant in the economy.