Neoma H. Allen
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents are investigating a fatal boating incident that occurred in Catahoula Parish on Sept. 5.
Winnsboro Town Council members declined to hire a police officer who is accused of using excessive force and a fraudulent diploma in a previous department.
Franklin Parish Policy Jury members will possibly amend an ordinance detailing specific speed limits for many parish roads located in subdivisions at their regular meeting Thursday.
An Alexandria man involved in a June 3 gun fight in a populated Winnsboro parking lot was released from a Rapides Parish medical facility and booked on numerous charges by Franklin Parish Sheriff’s office.
Franklin Parish public schools are taking much of the same COVID-19 precautions as last year, according to Superintendent John Gullatt.
The Water Sector Commission’s application for funding has been extended giving local towns and water systems additional time to apply for much needed money.
Wisner Town Council members heard from concerned citizens about potholes in roads and limbs obstructing street views in their regular August 12 meeting.
Conexon Connect will build a fiber network bringing high-speed broadband internet capabilities to rural Franklin Parish, according to Jonathan Chambers, a top executive for Conexon.
A Funeral Service honoring the life of Dr. Hollis T. Rogers, Jr. will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 1815 Marshall Street, Shreveport. Visitation will be held prior to the service at 12:30 p.m. until service time. Officiating the service will be…
Franklin Parish Police Jury members will decide whether to move forward or reject a $1.5 million proposal for further improvements of the Abe Lincoln / Horace White sewer district.
Only 14 percent of Franklin Parish High School students scored mastery and above in English I-II, Algebra I, Geometry, US History or Biology in their Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (LEAP) 2021 test.
One hundred and thirty-five new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Franklin Parish since July, 26, according to a August 3 Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) graph.
Northeast Louisiana Power Cooperative (NELPCO) customers could possibly see a significant electricity rate decrease, according to Louisiana Public Service District Five Commissioner Foster Campbell.
Charles F. Kennell III was found guilty of second degree murder and will be sentenced September 14, according to Caroline Hemphill, Fifth Judicial assistant district attorney.