The 4th of July holiday is upon us and fireworks stands are setting up in the Ark-La-Tex.
Officials with the Shreveport Fire Department are encouraging residents to practice firework safety first before you light the fuse.
The 34th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival will be held July 19-20 in Prather Coliseum on the Northwestern State University campus. The Festival will be on Friday, July 19 from 4:30 p.m. until 11:15 p.m. and Saturday, July 20 from 8 a.m.
Gov. Rick Perry today rallied pro-life advocates from around the country at the National Right to Life Convention. The governor has called a second special session to protect women and the unborn in Texas.
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is now being investigated in connection with a double murder in Boston's South End in July 2012, a law enforcement source close to the Aaron Hernandez Investigation said.
A New Boston man has been arrested after a lengthy drug dealing investigation.
Tonard Laphail Griffin, 32, was arrested Wednesday, for possession of a controlled substance over one gram and under four grams.