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Shreveport mayoral candidate Sam Jenkins brings financial matters to the forefront

Sam Jenkins decided against running, back in March, citing financial reasons. He then changed his mind, announcing his run earlier this month. 

Centenary College ups its efforts to keep students safe

Centenary's Department of Public Safety and Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers are partnering up to cut back on crime.  It was an idea the crime stoppers board president presented to the campus police chief.

Bossier City firefighters to fill the boot for MDA this Labor Day weekend

Members of the Bossier City Fire Department will be out this Labor Day weekend asking folks to help them in the fight against neuromuscular disease.

Funeral arrangements planned for Titus Co. Constable killed Thursday

Titus County is mourning the loss of one of its constables.

Firm recalls salad kit sold at Sam's Club due to listeria concern

APPA Fine Foods, a Corona, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 92,657 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kit products due to concerns about possible Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) contamination, the U.S.

East Texas man indicted for murder of 21-month-old baby

A Harrison County grand jury has indicted a man for murder in the death of a toddler earlier this year.

The Ice Bucket Challenge will head to Real BBq Place on Labor Day

The ALS Association's Ice Bucket Challenge will take over Shreveport's Real BBQ Place Monday, September 1.

Ark-La-Tex Most Wanted

For this week's Ark-La-Tex Most Wanted, we have a man accused of stealing a car.

Grambling State Univ. paints the city of Shreveport black and gold

The world renowned tiger marching band was accompanied by the Grambling State football team and other school officials as they put on a pep rally at the Louisiana Boardwalk, and lets just say the tiger pride was not hard to find.

Webster Parish sees its first homicide of the year

"I feel like that it shouldn't have happened up in Minden. Minden has always been a nice little place," said Minden resident, Charles Banks.