The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted 988 as a new three-digit number to be used nationwide to reach the National Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Lifeline.
About 4:30 a.m. Thursday, October 14, 2021, Louisiana State Police Troopers responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on LA Hwy 26, about 2 miles east of LA Hwy 377 in Allen Parish that claimed the life of 41-year-old Casey Randall Reeves of Kinder.
Medicare Open Enrollments begins today and runs through December 7. Medicare beneficiaries can contact SHIIP by calling the Louisiana Department of Insurance (LDI) at 1-800-259-5300 x2 or by visiting www.ldi.la.gov.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced on Friday, October 15, 2021, that nine projects around the state were let on October 13, 2021. Nine contractors presented apparent low bids totaling $24.8 million.
A Louisiana State Police Trooper, Patrick Bell, 45, of Merryville, LA, was arrested for a Sunday, August 29, 2021 fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred in Jasper County, TX.
Fort Polk Progress announces an upcoming Community Briefing, its New Member Campaign and a new website.