Webster Parish nonprofit director indicted for stealing more than $1 million from summer feeding program

The nonprofit program submitted more than $1 million in reimbursement claims that immensely inflated the of meals provided.

Judge halts plan to build parts of border wall

U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam Jr. on Friday immediately halted the administration's efforts to redirect military-designated funds to build sections of wall on the Mexican border. His order applies to two planned projects to add 51 miles of fence in two areas.
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  Rolling Thunder will ride through Washington DC for the last time Memorial Day weekend

The president of Rolling Thunder, Inc. says it comes down to money, and how much the Pentagon is charging.


  East Texas man charged with murder

  Trial of man charged with infant son’s death to continue

  BPCC, Benteler Steel team up to offer apprenticeships

  City Councilman wins award named in honor of late mother

  Man shot while riding bike

A man is recovering following a shooting that left him injured on Thursday night.
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  Pregnant woman bitten, hit in stomach during road rage incident

The alleged attacker hasn’t been charged, but the victim wants that to change. She’s bruised up and even has bite marks.

  Man shot in chest at Shreveport convenience store; suspect sought

  Date, time set for Independence Bowl; now, who’s playing

  Pup and Circumstance: Pooch steals show at high school graduation

  Coroner identifies man who died soon after being shot multiple times

  Family sets vigil for 3-year-old who died a day after 8-vehicle wreck

  ‘Government overreach:’ Shreveport councilwoman files legislation to abolish city’s ban on saggy pants

Governor: ‘More likely than not’ Morganza Spillway will be opened for third time in history

  Lifeguards want residents to learn swimming safety rules

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‘Here we go again’: Judge blocks Mississippi abortion ban

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves on Friday issued an order to stop the law from taking effect July 1.


  East Texas man charged with murder

  IN STUDIO: Wiley College to host youth theology camps

  MPD hiring new officers, last day to take exam

  Inspector closes East Texas restaurant after finding 7 health code violations

The city inspected the eatery after receiving a tip from a concerned citizen

Doctor to pay $118K to settle claims of improper Medicare billing practices

The physician operates clinics in Texarkana and New Boston


  Proposed bill could reduce incarcerated children across state

  DNA Detectives: Scientists combining forensics with genealogy break ‘unsolvable’ cases

Scientists are using forensic genetics to help solve decades-old cold cases.


  IN STUDIO: Wiley College to host youth theology camps

  Boil advisory lifted in Bienville Parish

NOAA: Expect a slightly weaker hurricane season

  Furever Friends - Rain

  Body of missing Arkansas man found in wrecked pickup truck

The Hempstead County Sheriff has confirmed that the body of a missing man was found on Thursday morning.
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  Trump expands Barr power over classified Russia probe info

President Donald Trump directed the U.S. intelligence community on Thursday to "quickly and fully cooperate" with Attorney General William Barr's investigation of the origins of the multi-year probe of whether his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia.

  76-year-old man indicted in cousin’s fatal shooting

  Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway reopened

  MPD hiring new officers, last day to take exam

  The Good Stuff: Second Impressions