Women’s Equality in Arkansas

(Arkansas)—Arkansas women are still taking strides in equality for women. Today being Women’s Equality Day, commemorating passage of the 19th amendment that gave women the right to vote. Women in Arkansas are still facing some of the same challenges in the workforce, women in politics and in education as they…



Burglar Breaks Into Unmarked Police Vehicle, Ends Up Shot

(Ascension Parish, LA) — A burglar is shot after trying to break into an unmarked police unit in Ascension Parish, Louisiana early Sunday morning. It happened around 4:30 when a neighbor alerted an off-duty Louisiana State Police detective that his unmarked police unit was being burglarized. After arming himself, the…


Louisiana Woman Dies in Crash

(Calcasieu Parish, LA) — One person is dead and another is injured after a Monday morning vehicle accident in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. Just before 6 a.m., Louisiana State Troop D responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Sam Dunham Road at Louisiana Highway 27. The preliminary investigation revealed…


Louisiana Woman Dies in Crash

(Calcasieu Parish, LA) — One person is dead and another is injured after a Monday morning vehicle accident in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. Just before 6 a.m., Louisiana State Troop D responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Sam Dunham Road at Louisiana Highway 27. The preliminary investigation revealed…


Serial Killer Dead From Heart Disease

(Angola, LA) — Coroner reports indicate that Derrick Todd Lee, who was suspected of killing seven women, died of heart disease. Lee died on January 21st, just days after being taken to a hospital outside the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, where he was being held on death row. Lee…


Kasich Campaigns in Louisiana

(Metairie, LA) — Ohio Governor John Kasich took his campaign to the New Orleans suburb of Metairie, Louisiana Wednesday. Kasich answered questions and talked to the people about what he could do for their state as president. Kasich recently campaigned in Gulfport, Mississippi.


Execution of Convicted Killer May Be Delayed

(Baton Rouge, LA) — The execution of death row inmate, Daniel Blank may be delayed. The 53-year-old convicted serial killer was scheduled to be executed on March 14, but according to the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections, they do not have the drugs necessary to carry the execution…