Category Archives: State News

2nd Round of Rice Harvest Begins This Month

The rice season harvest is kicking into second gear. The first round of crops are planted in March and then Read More →

Supt. White Talks Early Childhood, Jump Start Programs

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State Education Superintendent John White is making four presentations in the Alexandria Pineville area today. White, who has been in Read More →

Chrysler Issues Recall on Some Commercial Vans

Chrysler is recalling some of its commercial vans to fix a problem with headrests. More than 21 thousand full size Read More →

Get it Growing: Cole Crops

Cole crops like cabbage and cauliflower are great vegetables to grow during the Fall. On this edition of Get it Read More →

Kennedy Calls for Legislative Oversight of Office of Group Benefits

The most vocal critics of the handling of the health benefits for state workers, including teachers, is State Treasurer John Read More →

RPSO Searches for Runaway Juvenile

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The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile, Jacquline Michelle Clark. Clark is a Read More →

Voter Registration Deadline Fast Approaches

The deadline to register to vote in the November 4th primary and congressional election is next Monday. This deadline is Read More →

11 Convicted in Welfare Fraud

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The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announces convictions of 11 in the state that fraudulently received more than Read More →

Poll Shows Growing Support for Marijuana Reform in LA

Poll numbers released this week show growing support for marijuana reform in Louisiana. Public Policy Polling conducted the study last Read More →

Baton Rouge Researcher Gets Horse Prosthetic Leg

A horse now has a prosthetic leg thanks to a Baton Rouge researcher. Ambria Washington has the report. KLAX ABC Read More →