Bossier City sewer rates going up

The Bossier City Council approved a new sewer rate increase. The $15.00 flat rate increase will be used to help improve the city’s' sewer system.

VIDEO: TX man loses 25 years of life behind bars for wife's murder, DNA proves his innocence

In 1987, a Texas man was convicted of murdering his wife. Michael Morton spent the next 25 years behind bars, cut off from the world, eventually losing contact with his son.

Local cashier arrested for stealing from register

A cashier at a local store was arrested for stealing $2,700 from the registers where he was assigned, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Man who killed his stepson for wetting pants sentenced

A man in New Mexico who pleaded guilty to killing his five-year old stepson after the boy wet his pants has learned his fate.

Grambling hires new football coach

Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue and Athletic Director Aaron James announce the selection of Gramblinite legacy Broderick Lee Fobbs as the next head coach of the university football team.

NSU Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members

Northwestern State University’s Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society hosted an initiation ceremony for new members in November. Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline honor society.

2013: The Web's year of the hoax

News alert: Some things you read on the Internet are not true.

Eight tiny reindeer and two fighter jets?

Does Santa need more than just Rudolph's red nose to guide his sleigh on Christmas Eve this year? Like, maybe, two fighter jets?

Obama to push for minimum wage hike in economy remarks

The growing gap between rich and poor, and its effect on Americans' ability to achieve their goals, will be President Barack Obama's focus Wednesday as more attention falls on the plight of low-wage workers, according to White House off

1 killed after vehicles collide on US 79

One person died early Tuesday morning from injuries received during a crash in Claiborne Parish. Authorities identified the victim as Jessie Culverhouse.