- Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:16:37 +0000: Maness calls debate snub 'un-American', pollster a liar - Monroe - News
White supremacist David Duke is also excluded from the Oct. 18 LPB/Council for a Better Louisiana statewide TV debate.
- Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:53:17 +0000: Two pools test positive for West Nile - Monroe - News
Two mosquito pools collected in Ouachita Parish tested positive for West Nile virus, according to the Mosquito Abatement District.
- Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:46:36 +0000: Ruston Farmers Market reopens for Fall season on Oct. 1 - Monroe - News
The Ruston Farmers Market will reopen for the fall and winter season on October 1, 2016. The market is held from 8:00 am to noon at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue in the big blue building with the beautiful mural in downtown Ruston.
- Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:40:59 +0000: Edwards sues Landry over anti-discrimination clause - Monroe - News
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says he’s suing the state attorney general over his rejection of contracts with an anti-discrimination clause that would protect LGBT people.
- Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:23:48 +0000: Coker: State needs grace policy for schools - Monroe - News
In March, thousands people across northeastern Louisiana were displaced from their homes after torrential rains led to weeks of flooding. In late April, school districts noted upticks in the number of students registered as homeless.