Local News

Shreveport man accused of burglarizing local business

A local man now faces burglary charges following his arrest, thanks in part to information received from Crime Stoppers tips.

Shreveport woman accused of injuring 5-year-old

A local woman was arrested Wednesday morning in connection with an injury to a 5-year-old Shreveport child.

Family: 8th grader who collapsed at practice had heart stop

An East Texas student who collapsed at practice Monday will soon be transferred to Children's Medical Center of Dallas, according to family members

ETX man gets 30 years for selling meth at Bossier Parish casinos

An East Texas man was sentenced to 30 years in prison after he was convicted of selling methamphetamines inside Bossier Parish casinos.

Local LGBT activists take action against discriminatory bill

Local LGBT activists are calling on Rep. John Fleming to withdraw his support from a discriminatory bill.

Shreveport's Downtown Development Authority offers tours of the old Sears building

The DDA is continuing their efforts to bring more life into downtown Shreveport.

Dr. Jim Henderson named as new president of Northwestern State University

The Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System selected Dr. Jim Henderson as president for Northwestern State University on Tuesday morning. 

Bossier deputy fired following domestic abuse arrest

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington terminated a deputy Tuesday morning following the deputy’s arrest for domestic abuse earlier this morning.

Police: Shreveport man threw scalding hot grits on girlfriend

A Shreveport man was taken into custody by police following a domestic dispute in North Shreveport early Tuesday morning.

Hundreds turn out for Caddo-Bossier expungement summit

The Caddo Commission is stretching a hand to make it easier for those with a criminal past to find work. With the passage of a new law, it makes the process a little easier and affordable.