Category Archives: State News

Traffic in Leesville Expected to Increase Significantly with Closure of 1-10 at Sabine River

LEESVILLE-With the closure at 9 a.m. this morning of Interstate 10 due to flooding at the Sabine River, near the Read More →

DOTD announces closure of I-10 at Sabine River

***UPDATE***  Tuesday, March 15, 2016 10:09 AM LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that Read More →

2,000 National Guard Members Respond to Flooding Crisis Across LA

The Louisiana National Guard is responding to flood crises at both ends of the state, and here’s what they’ve done Read More →

Flood Declared Federal Disaster

The President has officially declared the flood as a federal disaster. Individuals in Bossier, Claiborne, Grant, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, and Read More →

I-59 and I-10 may close in South Louisiana/ Mississippi today

BATON ROUGE, La– Due to flooding, The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development and the Mississippi Department of Transportation announce Read More →

Red Cross Opens Shelters in North Louisiana for Evacuees

THURSDAY, March 10, 2016 – The American Red Cross has opened emergency shelters across North Louisiana to assist those affected Read More →

More than 33,000 Walmart Associates in Louisiana to Receive Pay Raise

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Louisiana associates also share more than $5.4 million in quarterly cash bonuses New Orleans, La., March 8, 2016 – As Read More →

CLTCC Students Attend Bring H.E.A.T. Rally

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Central Louisiana Technical Community College students departed yesterday morning to the State Capitol in Baton Rouge to participate in the Read More →

Committee Approves State Budget Cut Bill

The powerful House Appropriations Committee approves by a vote of 14 to 9 a spending bill that cuts millions from Read More →

Shreveport Attorney Announces Run for 4th District

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A Shreveport attorney is announcing his intention to run for the 4th congressional district seat in the fall election. He’s Read More →