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One dead after wreck on I-20 near Rayville
One person was killed and another injured in a four-vehicle wreck involving three 18-wheelers and a car on Interstate 20 about four miles east of Rayville on Tuesday afternoon.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Birthdays Celicia Bingham, Calhoun; Margaret Brandon, 84, Monroe; Bonnie Cook, Monroe; Bobby Martin, West Monroe; Mary Mizell, Monroe Belated P. Barnes; Ron Harp; Virginia Miles, 90 Tuesday Friends of Chennault Museum meets at 6 p.m. with guest speaker A.B. Smith who will talk about his experiences as a crewman who parachuted from a disabled ... (more)
WM man accused in drug case involving female juvenile
A West Monroe man faces charges in a case involving drugs and a female juvenile.
West Monroe man sentenced in child porn case
A 41-year-old West Monroe man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Shreveport, Bossier City celebrate July Fourth
The fireworks exploded with a thunderous boom and burst into colors of red, white and green colors.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Willie puts life in danger
Fans of "Duck Dynasty" have long been aware of Willie Robertson's greatest fear: heights.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Son-in-law accused in unit's burglary
A West Monroe man has been arrested by the Union Parish Sheriff's Office on charges of burglarizing his father-in-law's storage unit in Rocky Branch.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Cybercast News Service
Duck Dynasty Mom: Alan Was Born Out of Wedlock, He'd Say, - The - B------ in the Family'CNS
Duck Dynasty matriarch Marsha 'Kay' Robertson said her oldest son, Alan, was born out of wedlock, two years before she and Phil Robertson were legally married, and that because of this, Alan Robertson says, "Yeah, I would be the B[astard] in the family."
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Reading, writing and...Zumba?
The students in the Riverbend Summer Academic Camp were out of their seats, interacting with teachers and friends and soaking up information Monday morning as the camp wound up its final day for the year.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
J.R. "Jimmie" Thornhill; Josh Fisher, 33, Goodwill; Allen Frith, 15, Columbia; Kate McClelland, Monroe Belated Maddy Brooks, 3; Attison Storm, 1, West Monroe; Lee Corbett, West Monroe; Chuck Calvert, Goodwill Adam and Jana Whitman; Jimmie and Vera Grant, 50 Mary Manhein will be at Ouachita Valley Library at 11 a.m. to discuss "Bone Remains," ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Air Force Band performs Thursday in West Monroe
The 531st Air Force Band performs at 7 p.m. Thursday at the bandstand at the West Monroe Convention Center.
Twin City Concert Band offers Patriotic concert
The Twin City Concert Band will conduct its annual Salute to America concert Sunday at The Assembly in West Monroe, performing an assortment of patriotic tunes.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Birthdays Phillip Brooks, West Monroe; Shelia Downhour, 50, Monroe; Matt McKinney, 35, Ruston Belated Rodney "RJ" Horne, Texas Anniversaries Leslie and Brent Albritton, married 13 years, Farmerville; Tom and Mary Anderson, married 52 years, West Monroe; Gregory and Shelia Orange, married 39 years, Jacksonville, Ark.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Nettles - Council
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Josephine Nettles and the late Mr. William Nettles of Monroe and the late Mr. William Everrett and Mrs. Hazel Everrett of Monroe.
Poverty Point selected as World Heritage site
Poverty Point State Historical Site in West Carroll Parish was selected as a World Heritage Site Sunday, taking its place beside other iconic cultural landmarks like Stonehenge in England, the Pyramids at Giza in Egypt and the Great Wall of China.
Anne Muckleroy creates Peach Festival design
Her design is also on billboards and printed material for the festival. Muckleroy, 21, is a senior communication design student at Louisiana Tech and a graduate of West Monroe High School.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
The Town Talk
From the Past: June 21
The driver, Bobby Buce of West Monroe, was not injured. June 21, 1954 Congressional candidate: D.M. Riddle Jr., Marksville businessman and ex-mayor of Marksville, has announced his candidacy for Congress from the Eighth Congressional District.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Sales tax collections post strong gains in April
Spring sprouted strong sales for retailers throughout Ouachita Parish with sales tax collections up across the board in April.
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Duck Dynasty Producer on Phil Robertson: He Treats Gay People 'Like Family'
While Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson is a Bible-thumping Christian who publicly denounces homosexual behavior, among other things he views as sinful, he treats people - gays and "people of all different races, from all different places" - like family, said Deidre Gurney, the executive producer of the show, during a roundtable discussion ... (more)