ACT scores show more Louisiana students ready for college

The Department of Education and ACT today announced that the number of Louisiana high school students demonstrating readiness in English, math, and science for college level work increased significantly between 2012 and 2013, showing gains in e

Georgia school shooting suspect was arrested in March

A man accused of opening fire at an Atlanta-area elementary school this week had been arrested five months earlier on suspicion of threatening to kill his brother, a district attorney in Georgia's Henry County said Wednesday.

Caddo Superintendent search continues

The search continues for the next superintendent for the Caddo Parish School District. The school board voted today 11-1 to proceed with the search in a quest to hire a superintendent within 90 days.

Hasan trial: Day 11, 89 witnesses later

After 11 days of testimony from 89 witnesses, the government has rested its case in the case of U.S. vs. Nidal M. Hasan. Judge Tara Osborn began the day reviewing the witness lsit form the defense.

Community kitchen coming soon

A new community kitchen will soon be joining the Red River District in Shreveport thanks to local donors.

Northwestern State University band starts their two-a-day rehersals

The Spirit of the Northwestern Marching Band at Northwestern State University is back on campus. The band is preparing for the upcoming football season.

VIDEO: 3 teens admit to killing college baseball player because 'they were bored'

A random and senseless act of violence has left a promising 22-year-old baseball player dead, a family devastated and two countries across the world rattled.

TX woman arrested for voting multiple times in 2012 run-off election

Sonia Leticia Solis, 54, has been charged with voting more than once in connection with the 2012 primary runoff election held in Cameron County on July 31, 2012, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today.

NSU Move-In Day this Saturday

The Natchitoches community, faculty, staff and Recognized Student Organizations are invited to participate in Move-In Day at Northwestern State University, which will take place from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24.

Unrestrained passenger killed in Bossier Parish

Monday, around 8:25 p.m., Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 527 east of U.S. 71.