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Three Ouachita Parish governing bodies are winning praise from the Coalition for a Tobacco-Free Louisiana and the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living after passing anti-smoking ordinances in recent weeks. According to a joint news release from
Written by Filed Under Proposed millages The proposed 2012 revenue ordinance: General fund " 4.16 mills and 2.08 mills, down from 4.18 mills and 2.09 mills in 2011. Ouachita Correctional Center " 9.20 mills Ouachita Parish Library " 7.47 mills, down
Written by Filed Under The town of Richwood wouldn't have issues with delinquent property taxpayers if it joined the rest of the parish last year in a consolidated tax collection system, Ouachita Parish Police Jury attorney Jay Mitchell says.
Northeast Louisiana has secured $2.4 million to create healthy living initiatives across Ouachita Parish through a new partnership called Ouachita Well. Ouachita Well, a collaboration of local nonprofits and government agencies, was recently awarded
The Ouachita Parish Police Jury has authorized $2 million in road improvements, with work on Keystone and and Harmon Johnson roads, and the following: Austin Street from Garrett Road to Delouche Street, $31,440; Purdy Road from Griggs Street to
Filed Under More litter awareness in public schools, placing trash bins in certain areas throughout Ouachita Parish and possibly requiring mandatory garbage collection for rural residents were just several ideas generated during Tuesday's litter and
Written by Filed Under Ouachita Parish officials will gather Tuesday to devise a plan to help combat illegal dumping and littering problems that's plagued the parish for years. A "litter and illegal trash dumping summit" is scheduled for 1-4 p.m...
Filed Under It's become sort of a tradition for Billy Davis to run across White Columns Drive in West Monroe and help his neighbors lug soaked carpet and furniture from their homes...As the sun gleamed off his aviator sunglasses, he pointed across
30 a.m.- 6 p.m. through Saturday at the Registrar of Voters office at 122 St. John St., Monroe and during the same hours Friday and Saturday at Chennault Aviation and Military Museum at 701 Kansas Lane. With less than two weeks left before the April
Written by Filed Under Drainage issues topped discussion at Monday's Ouachita Parish Police Jury meeting with several residents voicing concern about flooding in their neighborhoods. Residents along Wall Williams Road in western Ouachita Parish met