Commissioner pleased with vote

The Caddo Commission voted yesterday making themselves eligible for the parish’s insurance plan and District 12 Commissioner Ken Epperson says he agrees with it.

CSO cooks for a good cause

The Caddo Sheriff's Office held a community cook out today for a good cause. Deputies along with residents participated in a fish fry at the substation on Mansfield Road.

Lawsuit against Paula Deen dismissed

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against celebrity chef, Paula Deen. It is not known if there was a settlement in the case.

BREAKING: Hasan court-martial reconvening over questions of unanimous verdict

As of 1:45 p.m., the court-martial of Army Maj.

Notary public prep class to start Thursday

A notary exam prep course will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Aug. 29. The class will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evening from 6:30 p.m.

BREAKING: Hasan found guilty on all counts, will face death penalty

A military jury has reached a verdict in the case of Maj. Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist charged with 13 counts of murder and 32 counts of attempted murder in the November 5, 2009, shooting rampage at Fort Hood.

Teen arrested for allegedly beating 88-year-old WWII veteran to death

A juvenile has been arrested by Spokane police in connection with the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran this week, police said Friday.

Texas' Gov. Rick Perry issued statement on Dept. of Justice Lawsuits

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing the state of Texas over new laws that require registered voters to present proper government issued identification prior to entering voting booths.

Fall classes start Monday at NSU

Fall classes begin Monday, August 26, at Northwestern State University. Regular registration is available through Sunday, August 25, and late registration is available on August  26 – September 4..

Suspect wanted for conspiracy to murder 2 FL judges captured in Bossier City

A suspect wanted in Florida on state criminal charges, including conspiracy to commit murder of two judges,was captured Thursday night at a local hotel.