COVID-19 Coverage

Additional COVID-19 Medications Secured for Louisiana Patients

AG Jeff Landry and his LADOJ Team secure 8,000 packs of azithromycin and another 75,000 tablets of hydroxychloroquine sulfate in addition to...

Cassidy Seeks Greater Coronavirus Protections for Seniors in High-Risk Settings

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) on Friday signed a bipartisan letter that encourages federal health officials to consider solutions...

Jason Smith: Help is available for small businesses during COVID-19 pandemic

Small businesses who are struggling to stay afloat during the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic can apply for  federal loan assistance.

Bossier deputies to wear masks and gloves while on duty

From the Bossier Sheriff's Office:Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says his deputies will take a precautionary measure by wearing protective masks and gloves...

Health care professionals provide provide first COVID-19 plasma therapy in Louisiana

From LSU Health Shreveport: Health care professionals with LSU Health Shreveport, Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport and LifeShare Blood...

Troopers Urge Heightened Online Awareness During COVID-19

he coronavirus pandemic has led to school closures throughout the state. Consequently, there has been a substantial increase in the amount of...

Bossier Schools gathering input to formulate a plan for seniors and graduation

Bossier Parish School system leadership is gathering input from senior counselors and high school principals to formulate a plan for seniors who...

Edwards says new COVID-19 numbers are ‘startling’

Gov. John Bel Edwards held his daily briefing on Thursday to give updates on the state's response to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announces new text alert system to provide timely COVID-19...

BATON ROUGE, LA — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced a new text alert system that will provide timely COVID-19 updates and...

BPSB formulating plans for high school seniors and graduation

Following guidance released today by the Louisiana Department of Education, the following is a statement from Bossier Schools Superintendent Mitch Downey: "Now...