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Richwood woman accused of approaching deputies with knife

Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Richwood woman on suspicion of aggravated assault on a peace officer on Sunday after authorities received a 911 call about a domestic disturbance at a home on Highland Road. After deputies entered the residence, the suspect approached the deputies while carrying a kitchen knife...
RICHWOOD, LA
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Tenant displaced by Sterlington Apartment Fire

STERLIGNTON, La. (KTVE/KARD) – The Ouachita Parish Fire Department continues to investigate the cause of the fire at a Sterlington apartment complex on Francis Ave. Firefighters arrived on the scene immediately after the fire broke out to find severe damages. Terrence Morris, is one of the tenants from the first floor, and he says he’s […]
STERLINGTON, LA

Check out these Monroe homes on the market

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: This is a great 4 bedroom/ 3 bath home located in Monroe's Garden District!! The home features a great floor plan, hardwood flooring, crown
MONROE, LA
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Monroe man arrested on two counts of Attempted 2nd Degree Murder after a late night shooting, police say

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On Friday December 3 shortly before midnight, officers with the Monroe Police Department were called to the scene of a shooting on the 200 block of Apple Street. During the investigation, officers were advised that 31-year-old Derrick Moore pulled his vehicle up outside the residence where two unnamed victims were standing, […]
MONROE, LA
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Doctors say a woman with down syndrome nearly died from COVID-19

MONROE, La. (KNOE) - A miracle: that’s what doctors are calling a local woman who contracted COVID-19 last year. They didn’t expect her to live, but one year later, she left the hospital happy and healthy. Ferriday native Courtney Jenkins loves music and spending time with her family, but that all ended in Nov. 2020 when she contracted COVID-19 and was admitted to the ICU.
MONROE, LA
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Audit finds MPD failed to follow procedures for seized money

MONROE, La. (KNOE) -A new audit found the Monroe Police Department did not follow procedures for handling seized money during the 2021 fiscal year. The report, conducted by an independent firm, discovered MPD only deposited money into the cities bank account once during the fiscal year, which began in May 2020.
MONROE, LA
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MPD arrests Monroe man wanted for felonies; suspect accused of throwing pillow

Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on outstanding felony warrants last week after authorities received a complaint from the suspect's girlfriend about a fight in an apartment at Parkview Apartments. The Nov. 23 arrest reported indicated Darrius Dewayne Walker, 39, of 716 Dixie Ave., Monroe, was wanted for felony warrants...
MONROE, LA

Dispute over SNAP benefits lands a Louisiana woman in jail on charges of Aggravated Assault with a Firearm, police say

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On Thursday December 2, officers with the Monroe Police Department were dispatched to the 300 block of Kenilworth Drive regarding a domestic disturbance involving a handgun. When officers arrived, they were advised by the victim that 55-year-old Barbara Williams showed up at their house attempting to fight them over a discrepancy […]
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Miss Louisiana prepares to compete for Miss America

MONROE, La. (AP) — Miss Louisiana, Julia Claire Williams, will soon compete on the national stage for the title of Miss America. “I really am most looking forward to visiting with all of the state title holders,” Williams said. “They’re such kind, strong, compassionate, impactful, young women, and to stand amongst them to compete for this job is such an honor.”
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