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Center ISD hires seasoned, state championship-winning athletic director in Barry Bowman

An East Texas school district has plucked a state championship-winning coach to take the reigns over their football team and athletic program.

Shreve Memorial Library donates tons of food to the local food bank

Shreve Memorial Library donated tons of food items to the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana on Friday morning. 

No demonstrations allowed during Braveheart trial

The trial of a man charged with animal cruelty for allegedly abandoning the pit bull now known as Braveheart is set to begin in Caddo District Court on Monday.

Bossier contract educator arrested for sexual conduct with student

Bossier Sheriff, Julian Whittington, said an ACT Prep Coach employee contracted by the Bossier Parish School Board was arrested on Thursday afternoon for sexual relations with a high school student.

Monroe man accused of sexual relationship with teen met on internet

A Monroe man is accused of having sex with an underage teenager he met online.

Sheriff's Office reports crime down over previous year

Annual crime statistics released today by the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office show parish crime is down two percent from the previous year, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

BPSO: crime low despite population growth

If you live in Bossier Parish you may have noticed more people and heard about less crime.

Southern Univ. at Shreveport starts up new program to enhance the lives and skills of youth

Southern University at Shreveport announced the launch of the new YouthBuild program during a news conference on Thursday morning. 

Southern University Ag Center kicks off smoking cessation program in Caddo Parish

The Communities of Color Network (CoC) at the Southern University Ag Center have started an African-American Male Cessation Initiative to help male smokers quit the habit. 

Woman survives house fire without injury

A Shreveport woman escaped her daughter's home without injury before it went up in flames. It happened in the 3400 block of Palm Road in West Shreveport around noon on Wednesday.