Arrive Alive simulation teaches about dangers of distracted driving

Terrance Jauari hit and killed a pedestrian. Micah Bdeh was issued a DWI.

Jauari and Bdeh were two of hundreds of

Work on Juniper GTL begins next week

Construction on the Juniper GTL plant in Westlake will start next week, as workers begin planning foundations for the $100 million petrochemical facility.

No prison time for Le in scalded-child case

A state district court judge on Wednesday declined to give prison time to a woman he found guilty of scalding the feet and legs of her 2-year-old foster son.

Dems outvote GOP during early voting for Senate in SW La.

Democrats overwhelmingly outvoted Republicans in Southwest Louisiana during the early voting period as the race for the U.S. Senate revs up going into the Nov. 4 primary election.

Battle for first place

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints have to find a way to win on the road if they plan to take over first place in the NFC South.

That’s something they haven’t been able to do this season.

Success breeds contempt

Kinder and Welsh may not be the oldest of rivals, but that doesn’t mean when they get together is doesn’t feel like their towns have had it out for one another since they were formed.

Kinder has always found its oldest