Jindal announces $500,000 in Capital Outlay Projects for Homer Memorial Hospital equipment, Homer Town Hall

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced that more than $500,000 in new funding for Homer capital outlay projects has been submitted to the State Bond Commission for approval, including new medical equipment for Homer Memorial Hospital and additi

Economic progress

Officials from the NLEP Regional Economic Caravan met in Bossier City to give an update on the region's economy.

Bossier City man wanted for a attempting to rob a woman at knifepoint arrested in TX

A man wanted by Bossier City Police for attempting to rob a woman at knifepoint last month has been arrested in Texas. Jose Emmanuel Urista Martinez, 21, of Opelousas, Louisiana. was arrested Wednesday by authorities in Seguin.

Do you understand Obamacare?

Obamacare has been a hot topic since launching last week, so we wanted to know do resident actually understand obamacare and what it does?  

Senate passes Cornyn Bill to reinstate death benefits for families of fallen troops, now awaits Obama's signature

Thursday, the Senate passed H.J.Res. 91, the Honoring the Families of Fallen Soldiers Act. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) called up the bill in the Senate and succeeded in passing it.

ETX home destroyed after Wednesday night fire

An East Texas home was destroyed after catching fire late Wednesday night.

PERRY: Prop. 6 necessary to meet Texas water needs

Governor Rick Perry today visited the construction site for the Lake Texoma Pipeline Extension Project to highlight the importance of new water infrastructure projects in meeting Texas’ water needs.

Senator Hegar named 'Defender of Freedom' by NRA

The Glenn Hegar Campaign announced today that the NRA Institute for Legislative Action presented Senator Hegar with the coveted 'Defender of Freedom' award.

Saving babies one crib at a time

Dr. Wendi Palermo’s motto: “Saving Babies – One Crib at a Time.”

Art exhibit to be held next week

“When Inspiration Strikes,” an art exhibit by Kendra Northover, will be up in Northwestern State University’s Gallery 2 Oct. 14-18 with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15.