Analysis: Louisiana lawmakers tackle water system upgrades
By Melinda Deslatte Jun. 27, 2021 04:00 PM EDT
The Latest: Variant 1st seen in UK now dominant in LA County
By The Associated Press May. 22, 2021 07:39 AM EDT
Louisiana finds 3rd COVID-19 variant, one 1st found in India
May. 21, 2021 03:29 PM EDT
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A medical center in Louisiana says it has identified the state’s first two cases of a COVID-19 variant which has spread widely since...
The Latest: Sri Lanka halts trains, buses to curb virus
By The Associated Press May. 21, 2021 12:56 AM EDT
2 ex-Louisiana College students indicted in ID theft scam
Mar. 27, 2021 01:49 PM EDT
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted two former Louisiana College students as part of a scheme to steal money from other students, federal...
Ceremonies May 8 for Centenary's 2021 and 2020 graduates
Mar. 21, 2021 11:00 AM EDT
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Louisiana college has announced plans to hold spring graduation ceremonies on May 8 for the class of 2021 — and for the class of 2020....
Louisiana colleges fail to meet harassment training mandate
By Melinda Deslatte Mar. 03, 2021 12:20 PM EST
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's public colleges are not meeting the requirements of a 2018 law aimed at combatting sexual harassment, with thousands of...
Progress in restoring electricity, water challenges remain
By Rebecca Santana Feb. 21, 2021 01:03 PM EST
Louisiana confirms 2 more deaths tied to winter weather
Feb. 20, 2021 02:17 PM EST
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities on Saturday confirmed two more fatalities tied to severe winter conditions, bringing the total deaths in the...
Louisiana Congressman-elect Luke Letlow dies from COVID-19
By Melinda Deslatte Dec. 30, 2020 10:56 AM EST
Louisiana Congressman-elect Luke Letlow dead from COVID-19
By Melinda Deslatte Dec. 29, 2020 10:01 PM EST
The Latest: Louisiana congressman-elect dies from COVID-19
By The Associated Press Dec. 29, 2020 01:19 AM EST
Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards out of hospital
Dec. 28, 2020 04:12 PM EST
GONZALES, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards — Louisiana's only four-term governor — is back home after a weekend hospitalized for tests that were...
Pandemic, hurricanes top Louisiana news for 2020
Dec. 28, 2020 06:54 AM EST
Former Governor Edwin Edwards undergoing tests in Shreveport
Dec. 26, 2020 04:32 PM EST
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards is hospitalized in north Louisiana for non-COVID-related issues, according to a statement from his...
Shreveport city workers to get one-time payment
Dec. 20, 2020 04:54 PM EST
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — City workers in northwest Louisiana will be getting a one-time payout, although the city says it doesn't have enough money for a...
The Latest: Independence Bowl canceled; Army in limbo
By The Associated Press Dec. 20, 2020 11:38 AM EST
'This is huge': Louisiana gets its 1st COVID-19 vaccines
By Rebecca Santana And Melinda Deslatte Dec. 14, 2020 12:30 PM EST
Ochsner health system readies for virus vaccine
By Kevin Mcgill Dec. 11, 2020 04:13 PM EST
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A major health care system in Louisiana is outlining plans to begin giving its workers a newly approved COVID-19 vaccine. ...
Northwestern State will host Football Prep Classic
Dec. 09, 2020 04:42 AM EST
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana high school football championships are moving from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans to Northwestern State...