Louisiana elections set for Aug. 15

Voters in a few Northwest Louisiana parishes will head to the polls on August 15.

Several Highland residents without power

LIVE: Trump gives briefing from White House

On average, the United States is still seeing about 1,000 deaths a day from the virus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The country has had more than 5 million confirmed cases and more than 167,000 deaths over the course of the pandemic.
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  Biden calls for nationwide mask mandate

Joe Biden is calling for a nationwide protective mask mandate over the next three months.

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One injured during shooting at Grambling State University

LSU students to move back on campus starting Aug. 15

What we know about the 17,160 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

  Back to school: Inside DeSoto Parish Schools Transportation Dept. sanitization protocols

Extreme heat through the weekend with relief next week

Temperatures will remain very hot Friday and this weekend. Heat indices will be in the triple digits. A cold front will be arriving next week bringing some relief
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  Lawmakers: Postal changes delay mail-order medicine for vets

Policy changes to slow delivery at the U.S. Postal Service are taking a toll on military veterans, who are reporting much longer wait times to receive mail-order prescription drugs, according to Democratic senators.

  KSLA Salutes: Journeyman controlling traffic in the skies above NWLA

’We cannot, at this point, have fall NCAA championships,’ says NCAA President Mark Emmert, except for FBS football

LA man ID’d as driver killed in fiery head-on collision

Baton Rouge dad creates unique virtual learning environment for his daughter and her friends

Help on the way for crawfish farmers suffering because of pandemic

  The Good Stuff: White Out fight against cancer gala goes live Saturday night

Health officials release new school guide as Ark. reports 652 new cases

Prominent New Orleans businesses give notice they will have to extend furloughs to hundreds of employees

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Tropical Storm Josephine weakens slightly in Atlantic Ocean

Josephine is just barely holding on to its tropical storm status as it moves over the Atlantic Ocean as the earliest “J-named” storm in a record-setting hurricane season.

EAST TEXAS NEWS

What we know about the 17,160 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

  Marshall ISD masks up for first day of school amid pandemic

  Amid pandemic, Panola Schools opens its doors for students

  Marshall ISD superintendent says to expect more accountability

After months of planning and preparing for the start of school the 5,400 east Texas students enrolled in the Marshall Independent School District (ISD) begin the next academic year this Thursday, August 13.

2 East Texas school districts report COVID-19 cases

As schools prepare to reopen, whether physically, virtually, or a combination of the two, concerns arise about the appearance of COVID-19 within the staffs and student bodies.

KSLA INVESTIGATES

  Videos raise questions whether DeSoto Parish deputies used excessive force

  6 SPD officers accused of malfeasance in office

  KSLA INVESTIGATES: Pushing for police transparency

  McGlothen family, attorney demand transparency from SPD

The 44-year-old died while in police custody back on April 5.

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  Marshall ISD masks up for first day of school amid pandemic

Multiple suspects sought in separate Shreveport burglaries

UPDATE: Beauregard officials release names of those arrested in the disappearance of Jimmie Box

Josephine forms as 2020 Hurricane Season continues record pace

BCPD searching for runaway teen

Have you seen Kayla Cheyanne Jackson?
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Missouri police captain helps bring doghouse to puppy

A police captain helped a little Missouri girl get a doghouse for her puppy.

  Shreveport Police Chief holds news conference on hospital shooting

Comcast to offer ‘Internet Essentials,’ for families and individuals needing internet service

Southland Conference postpones all fall sports; football possibly to start in spring

Heat Advisories Thursday

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  Louisiana woman gets unsolicited package from China

  Pets at risk for COVID-19

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