Local News

DOTD starts new project

The Louisiana Department of Transportation is starting a new safety project today on I-20 by the Red Chute Bayou in Bossier Parish.

Shreveport man arrested for attempted murder of ex-girlfriend

A Shreveport man is facing attempted murder charges for running his ex-girlfriend's vehicle off the road then fleeing the scene after her car flipped over, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Big 12 football enters week 2 action

Week two features the first conference game of the season as West Virginia travels to Oklahoma. Seven teams continue non-league play while Iowa State is open.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Davey O'Brien Fan Vote now open

The Davey O’Brien Foundation announced Tuesday that the Davey O’Brien Fan Vote is now open. Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation’s best college quarterback as often as once daily at www.VoteOBrien.org.

NSU Engineering Technology scholarships support workforce development

The Central Louisiana Manufacturing Manager’s Council and the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance are partnering with the Northwestern State University Foundation to establish a scholarship program to benefit students from 10

Health Department issues Whooping Cough advisory

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging people to make sure they’re vaccinated against pertussis (better known as "whooping cough") after projections show the number of people sick with the deadly disease this ye

A rainy Labor Day for the Ark-La-Tex

Labor Day is one of the biggest days for boating every year. This year, however, boaters got a weather surprise, rain.

4.3 magnitude earthquake rattles ETX for second time in same day

A second earthquake has been reported in East Texas, according to USGS. At 6:51 p.m., Monday, another quake shook the same area as the first earlier in the day.

A new wiener dog champion at Louisiana Downs

  After winning once, coming in third and then second, Ollie the wiener dog is once again the fastest wiener dog at Louisiana Downs.

4.1 earthquake reported in ETX

According to the United States Geographical Survey, a 4.1 has shaken parts of East Texas.