Multi-agency drug investigation leads to arrest of eight people
CLAYTON, La. (KTVE/KARD) — Narcotics Units from Concordia and Catahoula Parish Sheriff’s Offices began a joint operation that led to the arrest of eight people after weapons and large amounts of methamphetamine and marijuana were recovered from two separate residences. On February 16, 2024, a search warrant was obtained and executed at 240 Grayson Road […]
Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office searching for missing K-9
FRANKLIN PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in finding a missing K-9 that was last seen east of Baskin School near Hwy. 857 on Friday, Feb. 16, around 4:30 p.m. The K-9, a Belgian Malinois, tore loose from his guide wire, according...
Texas High School Student Dies After Fishing Tournament Weigh-In
Sad news from this past weekend as a Texas high school student died after participating in a weekend fishing tournament. Kale Robinson, a junior at Winnsboro High School in northeast Texas, passed out at the weigh-in for the Texas High School Bass Association's Lake Bob Sandlin/Lake Springs tournament on Saturday, February 17, 2024.
FBI joins investigation into human remains found in Ouachita River
CATAHOULA PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Federal Bureau of Investigations is directly involved in investigating the human remains found in the Ouachita River by a fisherman in January. A fisherman in Catahoula Parish found the remains in the river on January 24 and contacted local authorities. The remains were transported...
Public Notices for Feb. 22, 2024
State of Louisiana, Parish of Richland-Fifth District Court. By virtue of a WRIT OF SALE issued out of the Honorable FIFTH District Court in and for the Parish of RICHLAND, State of Louisiana, in the above styled and numbered cause and to me directed as Sheriff, I have seized and taken into my possession and will offer for sale at public auction at the east door of the courthouse in the Town of Rayville, Louisiana, within legal hours of sale, on.
Vidalia man arrested for murder
VIDALIA, La. — A Vidalia man has been arrested for a murder that occurred last week in Kelly. Richie Alan Norris, 34, was arrested Friday on a warrant for second-degree murder during a traffic stop by Caldwell Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies and Louisiana Probation and Parole in Caldwell Parish at Hwy 4 and Hwy 846, […] The post Vidalia man arrested for murder appeared first on Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper.
FERRY CLOSURE: Duty Ferry, LA 559, in Catahoula Parish, will be closed from February 20th through February 25th
CATAHOULA PARISH, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that Duty Ferry LA 559 in Enterprise (Catahoula Parish) will close at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20. 2024, through Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024. Duty Ferry LA 559 will resume regular operation hours of 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. […]
Today the gas price is close to $2.73 in Winnsboro as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Underage victim found unresponsive in West Monroe hotel room; Caldwell Parish man arrested
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. OUACHITA PARISH (KTVE/KARD) — On January 27, 2024, the West Monroe Police Department responded to a call at a hotel on Thomas Road in reference to an overdose. Once police arrived at the scene, they located a 16-year-old female victim unresponsive inside the room. According to court […]
FBI now assisting Catahoula Parish authorities with body found in Ouachita River
FBI now assisting Catahoula Parish authorities with body found in Ouachita River.
Tallulah man leads authorities on high-speed chase; charged with Attempted Murder
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. FRANKLIN PARSH, La. (KTVE/KARD)— Around approximately 7:00 PM, on February 14, 2024, the Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office Dispatch was advised by the Richland Parish Sheriff’s Office that Richland Deputies were in pursuit of a fleeing vehicle from a disturbance near Archibald, Louisiana. According to Deputies, the driver […]
LaSalle Parish Basketball Playoffs
The LaSalle Lady Tigers and the Jena Giants will officially begin the state basketball playoffs this week, as announced today by the LHSAA. The Lady Tigers, ranked #4 in Division IV Non-Select, received a bye for the first round of the playoffs last week and this week they will face Pickering, #13, who beat South Plaquemines, #20, 59-14 last week during the first-round.
Caldwell Parish authorities find victim deceased after 911 call; investigation underway
CALDWELL PARISH (KTVE/KARD) — On Sunday, February 11, 2024, around 4 AM, the Caldwell Parish Sheriff’s Office was called to a medical emergency in the southern part of the parish. Upon arrival, deputies located a male victim who was later identified as Devin Hines. According to authorities, Hines was reportedly discovered with a gunshot wound […]
Highschool Softball | 19 February Vidalia Girls Game Notice
The Vidalia Girls Softball team will have a Non-conference game with Block(Jonesville, LA) on 19 February, 2024, 5 PM. As of now, Vikings has won 6 games and lost 4 games, and the winning rate is 0.6.
BOIL ADVISORY; boil advisory for East Richland Parish have been rescinded
EAST RICHLAND PARISH, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On February 16, 2024, the East Richland Parish Water System announced that they have rescinded the boil advisory that was put into place February 13, 2024. Samples taken from the water system have been tested for chlorine and are above state minimum.
Augusta Curtis Baptist sprints past Winnsboro Winn
Augusta Curtis Baptist handed Winnsboro Winn a tough 41-25 loss in Georgia girls basketball on Feb. 16.
Highschool Basketball | 19 February Pickering Girls Game Notice
The Pickering Girls Basketball team will have a Playoff game with LaSalle(Olla, LA) on 19 February, 2024, None. As of now, Red Devils has won 0 games and lost 9 games, and the winning rate is 0.
Authorities ask for public's assistance in locating missing Franklin Parish man
FRANKLIN PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Canaan Best. Authorities say Best is believed to be in Northeast Louisiana. They say he was last seen driving a grey 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe. If anyone has information regarding Best or...
Baskin mother speaks out after substitute aid is arrested for allegedly hitting her son
MONROE, La. (KNOE) - Julia Ellis is now speaking out after a Baskin substitute aid has been arrested for allegedly hitting her five-year-old son. Ellis said she found Saturday from another student’s mother that her son was in a possible incident with the aid. She also said she never heard anything from the school until she reached out on Tuesday.
Tigers Finish District Action
The LaSalle Tigers finished District 3-1A play with a loss at Northwood-Lena. The Tigers lead the Gators at halftime, but foul trouble and cold shooting resulted in a 62-45 loss. The Tigers have nothing to hang their heads about because some good things happened this season that haven’t happened for...