State education ranking drops in new report (Monroe News Star)
Ozone levels met; tougher limit looms (Shreveport Times)
Soldiers honored for service (Baton Rouge Advocate)
LSU's salaries fall below peers' (The Reveille)
8th Air Force looks ahead to new year (Shreveport Times)
False e-mails circulated about safety of I-10 bridge in Lake Charles (KLFY Lafayette)
2 people shot in Marrero, JPSO reports - Deputies responded to the shooting in the 2100 block of Caddy Drive.