10 hrs ago
Standoff Suspect Arrested by OPSO
Ouachita Parish Sheriff Deputies have arrested the man involved in a standoff last week in West Monroe.
15 hrs ago
The Indianapolis Star
'Duck Dynasty' commercial may star Greenwood man
That Jeremy Neely is No. 9 in a "Duck Dynasty" photo contest -- out of thousands, maybe hundreds of thousands of entries -- is no shocker.
19 hrs ago
WWII Pilot To Be Recognized For Service In Europe
World War II veteran and Monroe resident Ken Booth will be presented the French National Order of the Legion of Honor on at 1:30 p.m., Friday, May 31, at the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum.
23 hrs ago
Suspected Drug Dealer Arrested by OPSO
The Special Crimes Apprehension Team conducted a search warrant at 109 Delwood Dr.
Shaun Best Presents "Bike Safety Q&A"
Shaun Best, President and CEO of "Challenged Conquistadors, Inc." will present an informational program, "Ask Shaun" The Value of Wearing a Bike Helmet", on Saturday, May 25, 2013 from 10 am until Noon.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Town Talk
Louisiana Senate panel rejects new school funding formula
State senators on Tuesday killed a $3.5 billion public school funding proposal submitted to lawmakers by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, because of concerns about proposed changes to payments for special education and gifted students.
Mon May 20, 2013
Crash on LA Highway 15 Kills Monroe Driver
On May 20, 2013, at 7:09 a.m., Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 15 south of Louisiana Highway 841.
Sat May 18, 2013
"Duck Dynasty" stars make a call on Castle Rock for school benefit
This undated photo provided by A&E, shows Willie Robertson, star of A&E s Duck Dynasty, at his desk in his office at the Duck Commander warehouse in West Monroe, La.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
A mosquito pool collected in Ouachita Parish has tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Thu May 16, 2013
Closing arguments to begin in Gilmore trial
Court will resume at 9 a.m. Thursday. Jurors will hear closing arguments in the case before they begin deliberating.
Wed May 15, 2013
Big jackpot means ticket sales
Connie McGee sells a Powerball ticket to Cherri Cook, from Monroe, Wednesday at Louisville U-Pak-It. The jackpot was $360 million before Wednesday night's drawing.
Tue May 14, 2013
Monroe PD on the Hunt for Suspect Accused of Using Shovel
At 2:15 p.m., Monroe Police responded to a battery call that involved a shovel in the 900 block of S. 9th St.
Woman Arrested For Threatening Husband, Child with Box Cutter
Around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Department arrested 22-year-old West Monroe woman, Jimmie Janae Wilburn, for Domestic Abuse Aggravated Assault and Domestic Abuse Battery.
Graduating high school senior girls interested in sorority rush at colleges and universities during the fall or spring terms of the upcoming year may pick up a Rush Information Form at The Cotton Patch, 607 Louisville Ave., Monroe.
Mon May 13, 2013
Crews Battle House Fire in Monday
Monroe fire fighters responded to a house fire in south Monroe just before noon Monday.
Traffic Alert for Dragon Boat Races Next Weekend
This weekend, May 17th through 19th, the Dragon Boat Races will be held on Bayou Desiard in Monroe.
Ouachita Parish Deputies Searching for Missing 14-Year Old
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office needs your help in locating a runaway juvenile.
Police: Suspects Bring Child Along While Shoplifting
West Monroe Police Detectives need your help in identifying local shoplifting suspects.
Testimony begins in ex-Monroe councilman's retrial
Opening statements have been given and testimony has begun in former Monroe City Councilman's Arthur Gilmore's federal racketeering and extortion retrial.
Vitter Announces Staff Satellite Office Hours for Northeast Louisiana Residents
U.S. Sen. David Vitter today announced staff satellite office hours for residents of Tensas and Jackson Parishes.