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A young African American boy who vanished on April 5, 2018 in Louisiana. His case still a concernAda E.NewsBreak Contributor
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Farmerville woman asks for help taking care of 30+ homeless cats
FARMERVILLE, La. (KNOE) - A Union Parish woman has been taking care of over 30 stray cats and is asking for the public’s help, according to the Humane Society of Louisiana. 73-year-old Patsy Hull said that she can no longer afford to take care of the cats on her own. She hopes to get them spayed and neutered to help prevent overpopulation.
Monroe Resident Killed in Single-Vehicle Accident on LA-594
A pedestrian died in a single-vehicle accident in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, on December 1, 2023. The Louisiana State Police Troop F stated the incident happened just before 10:00 p.m. on LA-594 near Radar Drive. The victim was 63-year-old Gregory Moore from Monroe.
Union Parish Football headed to State Championship for Fourth Consecutive Year
Union, La. (KTVE/KARD)– Friday night’s showdown was a matchup to remember when the state championship runner up for the previous three years straight Union Parish Farmers went up against the biggest Cinderella of Louisiana High School Football, the Undefeated #1 seed Jena Giants in the semifinals. This game would decide who would secure their spot […]
The Ripple Effect of Misinformation: From Monroe Shooting to Societal Impact
In the quiet town of Monroe, Louisiana, a shooting incident on December 3, 2023, propelled the community into the heart of a media storm. A woman, caught in the crossfire on Owl Street, was erroneously reported dead by authorities. However, the Monroe Police corrected their initial statement on December 4, stating she was alive and recovering in a Shreveport hospital. This case underscores the critical need for accurate reporting, as misinformation can have a severe impact on the community and the victim's family, while also compromising the pursuit of justice.
Union Parish Sheriff’s Office still seeking information on two November incidents
UNION PARISH, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On Tuesday, November 14, 2023, around 12:40 AM, the Farmerville Police Department responded to 911 calls regarding numerous shots fired near the 500 block of East Jackson Street at the intersection of Gulley Street. Upon responding to the shooting, the Farmerville Police Department and Union Parish Sheriff’s Office found multiple rifle […]
Police Arrest Suspect in Heritage Circle Shooting
The Monroe Police Department has located and arrested 21-year-old Isai Atkins for his connection in the deadly Heritage Circle shooting.
Monroe police investigating deadly Owl Street shooting
MONROE, La. (KNOE) - The Monroe Police Department is asking for the public’s help in the investigation of a deadly shooting that happened on Sunday, Dec. 3. MPD said they responded to a shooting in the 3000 block of Owl Street in Monroe just before 2 a.m. A 29-year-old woman was found shot at the scene, according to officers.
Chief Meteorologist Jarod Floyd to keep track of Santa Claus’ journey to the Ark-La-Miss on Christmas Eve
WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On December 24, 2023, Chief Meteorologist Jarod Floyd will track Santa Claus as he visits the Ark-La-Miss by using the KTVE/KARD Santa Tracker. For more information, be sure to watch the video above.
Submit letters to Santa at NBC 10
WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — NBC 10 wants to see your kids’ letters to Santa Claus. Be sure to mail the letters to KTVE/KARD or submit the letters to myarklamiss.com. You can win a family membership to the Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo.
NBC 10 News Today: Ouachita Parish elementary student publishes her first book
WEST MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — A Ouachita Parish elementary student, Joy Norman, held a book signing this past weekend for her book “Mercedes and the Big Leap.” Joy is a fifth-grade student at Claiborne Elementary School in West Monroe, La. Joy’s book can be found on Amazon.com or you can click here.
Jena’s historic season ends one game short of state championship game
JENA, La. (KALB) - The Jena Giants suffered their first loss of the season to Union Parish 24-16 Friday night in the Giants’ first semifinal game in school history. Early turnovers hurt the Giants as a fumble led to a scoop and score by Union Parish in the first minute of the game. Jena would also fumble deep in their red zone in the first half as Union Parish led a low-scoring contest 7-0 at the half.
West Monroe bicyclist dies after being hit by vehicle
OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE) - On Thursday, Nov. 30, a West Monroe man died after being hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle. Louisiana State Police Troop F began investigating the deadly crash shortly after 1 p.m. yesterday. The preliminary investigation revealed that Darryl Rayner, 75, was traveling north...
Morning Forecast – Monday, Dec. 4th
WEST MONROE, LA. (KTVE/KARD) – Clouds will exit to our southeast this morning as drier air pushes in from northwesterly winds. High pressure will settle in keeping the skies clear today. Tomorrow, another weak front will push through, but this will be a dry front as a secondary area of high pressure keeps us clear and dry throughout most of the week. Temperatures will stay seasonal in the 60’s and lows in the lower 40’s and at times dipping into the upper 30’s.
Holiday festivities kick off with Christmas Parade in West Monroe
With the holidays in full swing, the Twin Cities held several Christmas events, including a Christmas Fireworks on the River.
Carrie Joan Reppond
Funeral services for Ms. Carrie Joan Reppond, age 79 of Farmerville, LA, were held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at Antioch Baptist Church with Bro. Rubin Weaver and Bro. Scott Jennings officiating. Burial will follow at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home. Ms....
Experience Authenticity: 3 Must-Try Cajun/Creole Eateries in Farmerville
In this article, we're exploring three remarkable Cajun/Creole restaurants located in Farmerville. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Union Parish farmers team up for third Winter Farm Share Season
MARION, La. (KNOE) - Current Farms is launching its third Winter Farm Share Season and it will continue until March 2024. According to Current Farms, this year they are partnering with 3 Board Farm to bring more locally-grown fresh food from the farm to the community. “Our partnership with 3...
Semifinals Preview: Jena vs Union Parish
The undefeated Jena Giants are the last team standing in Cenla in the high school football playoffs and are one game away from punching their ticket to the Superdome!
Summerfield Rebels split against Union Parish
The Summerfield Rebels and Lady Rebels traveled to Farmerville and boys picked up an overtime win while the girls came up short against the Lady Farmers. Summerfield 52, Union Parish 44 OT (Boys) The Rebels (2-7) broke a five game slide to get an overtime win over Union Parish (1-2)...
Weston High School crowns King and Queen at 2023 Homecoming Ceremony
Tait Henderson and Baylee Broomfield were crowned 2023 Homecoming King and Queen at Weston High School Homecoming during ceremonies that took place on Thursday, November 30th and Friday, December 1st. The royal pair, along with the Homecoming Court, was first introduced at a school assembly on Thursday in the WHS...