What's Happening in Big Z-Country

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Checkpoint Planned for Bossier Parish

Bossier Parish, La. – In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop G plans to conduct a DWI checkpoint today, from approximately 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at an undisclosed location in Bossier Parish. Our …Read More


Toyota executive to Launch Lecture Series

RUSTON, La. – Dr. Cole Napper, Talent Analytics Manager at Toyota North America and Louisiana Tech University alumnus, will present the 11th annual Marbury Lecture at 6:00 p.m. on September 27 in Room 111 of Louisiana Tech’s College of Business …Read More


ITT Closes ALL of its Campuses

ITT, who is one of the country’s largest for-profit chain  technical colleges, announced that it was permanently closing all its campuses nationwide. It blamed the shutdown on the recent move by the U.S. Education Department to ban ITT from enrolling …Read More

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OMV Offers to Cancel Plates Online

Baton Rouge, La.  – The Office of Motor Vehicles is now offering a link on their website www.expresslane.org that will allow customers to cancel the license plate on their vehicle without having to visit an OMV office. Customers will need to …Read More

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State sales tax refunds available

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana taxpayers can claim refunds for state sales taxes paid on personal property destroyed by a natural disaster in a parish declared a federal disaster area. Refunds are available for property lost during storms and flooding that …Read More



The Red Peach Market mini auction has new items.  Check it out at redpeachmarket.com . Place your bids online 8-29/ 9-6 noon. New Items include : Ruger 11129 10/22 Carbine SA 22LR 18.5″ 10+1 w/LaserMax Glock PG1750203 G17 Gen4 9mm Handgun …Read More

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Boil Advisory for Jonesboro

JONESBORO, La. – The Jonesboro Water System is experiencing issues with the water supply system. These problems are the result of a lightning strike to one of our wells. Because of these problems, the water produced by our water supply system is of questionable …Read More

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Lowe’s Supply Drive

MONROE, La. – Lowe’s in Monroe is sponsoring a Flood Relief Campaign for the victims in south Louisiana.  They are asking all residents to donate supplies such as; baby items, clothes, toys, books, home cleaning supplies, toiletries and non-perishable food items.  Those …Read More