Sat, 23 Oct 2021 22:00:06 +0000: Here's how (and when) Monroe and West Monroe are celebrating Halloween - GANNETT Syndication ServiceWith Halloween festivities in the Twin Cities underway, there are safety precautions to follow. Fri, 22 Oct 2021 21:17:21 +0000: Early voting starts Oct. 30: See what's on the ballot - GANNETT Syndication ServiceEarly voting in Ouachita Parish starts Oct. 30. Here's what's on the ballot. Fri, 22 Oct 2021 21:16:07 +0000: Louisiana health officials outline requirements for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots - GANNETT Syndication ServiceLouisiana officials said eligible residents should get a COVID-19 booster shot of any kind â€” regardless of what vaccine they initially received. Fri, 22 Oct 2021 13:55:07 +0000: 'I've just got to be persistent,' Brandon Jackson's hearing moved to February - GANNETT Syndication ServiceQuestions were left unanswered after Brandon Jackson's hearing Thursday afternoon. He will appear in court Feb. 3. Fri, 22 Oct 2021 01:00:13 +0000: Why Ouachita Parish Schools teachers did not receive frontline pay; here's how ESSER funding works - GANNETT Syndication ServiceBusiness director Regina Mekus said district employees were never offered frontline pay, contrary to public misconceptions. Thu, 21 Oct 2021 22:01:10 +0000: Uniform or underwear? Hooters of Louisiana won't adopt new shorts amid national backlash - GANNETT Syndication ServiceOver the last several weeks, Hooters employees have taken to social media to blast the new uniforms, which were implemented by franchisorÂ Hooters of America. Thu, 21 Oct 2021 20:44:37 +0000: Police: Motorcyclist killed in Ouachita Parish crash - GANNETT Syndication ServiceThe crash claimed the life of 38-year-old Christopher Jett, of West Monroe Thu, 21 Oct 2021 20:24:58 +0000: Louisiana State Police to increase presence on GSU campus following recent shootings - GANNETT Syndication ServiceLSP will continue to assist GSU Police in the investigation of the recent shootings that occurred during the university's Homecoming Week. Thu, 21 Oct 2021 19:14:25 +0000: Redistricting process begins with town hall meeting at ULM - GANNETT Syndication ServiceThe University of Louisiana Monroe hosted the first stop Wednesday in a 9-city road show organized by the Louisiana House and Senate governmental affairs committees Thu, 21 Oct 2021 17:48:29 +0000: Regulator approves Louisiana Downs sale, grants FanDuel fantasy sports license - GANNETT Syndication ServiceGaming Commission Chairman Ronnie Johns said he doesn't believe Louisiana Downs would remain open for the long haul without the sale.