Bill To Provide Rebates For First-time Homeowners Passes Ways & Means Committee
A House bill to establish a rebate for first time home buyers in Louisiana passed the Ways and Means Committee.
Abortion Bill Would Make Louisiana 1 Of Toughest Places To Get Abortion
Mississippi’s governor has signed a bill that bans abortions after the 15th week of pregnancy instead of the current 20th week.
Miss USA To Set Up Shop In Shreveport-Bossier
Shreveport-Bossier will play host to both this year’s Miss USA and Miss Teen USA pageants, with Miss USA confirmed for May 21st.
Flu Season Finally Easing Up In Louisiana
State Immunization Director Dr. Frank Welch credits an aggressive flu shot drive for the drop in influenza cases.
Bill To Fight School Bullying Heads To Senate
The bill gives teachers a wide leniency to teachers to “take all steps deemed necessary” to the bullying, including involving the police, and personally restraining the offending student.
Police Chief Calling Out Judge For Reserve Officer’s Death
Just three months ago,McDavid complained about District Court Judge Trudy White lowering Franklin's bond on an unrelated crime.
LSP: 12-Year-Old Shoots And Kills 7-Year-Old Brother
Louisiana State Police say a 12-year-old shot and killed his seven-year-old brother in the north Louisiana town of Lake Providence Monday.
Bad Seasonal Allergies In Store For Louisiana
With the state just getting over a terrible flu season, a bad allergy season is on tap for Louisiana.