Category Archives: State News

Funeral Services Held for Fallen Shreveport Police Officer


In Ascension parish, near Baton Rouge, funeral services are held for a Shreveport police officer killed in the line of Read More →

Kennedy Claims Tax Votes Unconstitutional

Louisiana Treasurer John Kennedy says those tax votes in the last legislative session may turn out to be unconstitutional. That Read More →

Alleged Shooter Captured by Shreveport Police


Authorities capture the man they say is responsible for shooting and killing Shreveport Louisiana police officer Thomas Lavalley Wednesday night. Read More →

Basketball Pro Gives Back to Local Community

An Acadiana basketball player is giving back to a younger generation, trying to help them reach the same dreams he Read More →

Drawdowns at Fort Polk Finally Revealed


After months of hanging in the balance, Fort Polk officially knows how the drawdowns will affect the base.  ABC 31’s Read More →

Parkway Plans Progress

Louisiana could start developing a four-lane parkway soon. The Zachary Taylor Parkway Commission held a special meeting yesterday morning. In Read More →

Heroin Addiction Surges in LA

Heroin addiction is surging in Louisiana. ABC’s Mark Armstrong says it’s a deadly problem that many thought had mostly gone Read More →

Controversy Over Miss USA Pageant Causes Trouble for Baton Rouge


The Miss USA Pageant right now is without a crown. It’s an expensive tourist project for the city of Baton Read More →

Gas Prices Begin Falling After 2 Months of Hikes

Gas prices are falling after more than two-months of big price hikes. The Lundberg Survey reports over the past two Read More →

Jindal Announces Run for Presidency

Governor Bobby Jindal makes a big announcement. After serving Louisiana for nearly two terms, Governor Jindal is now eyeing the Read More →