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Shreveport company sued for HIV discrimination

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit against Famous Chicken of Shreveport in Longview, Texas, for allegedly declining to hire an applicant who was HIV-positive.

Car slams into school bus head-on; 1 critically injured

One person was taken to a local hospital Friday morning after their car slammed into a school bus in southwest Shreveport. The accident occurred near the intersection of Mansfield Road and Jewella Avenue at around 7:30 a.m.

Dog Park Alliance fundraising to help with costs

Red Mango and Raising Canes on Youree Drive in Shreveport devoted today to the dogs; and the Shreveport Dog Park Alliance. The restaurants donated 20% and 15% respectively, of sales to the alliance.

Racing to give a toddler a normal life

3 year old Tiser Lusk was born with severe jaundice, which led to kernicterus, a condition that has left him with very little muscle control, making it hard for him to have the life that other toddlers take for granted.

Centenary College's Meadows Museum and Barkdale AFB team up for a new exhibit

The Meadows Museum of Art, Centenary College of Louisiana, will hold an art exhibit, "Air Force Art of the Atomic Age, Sept. 13-30 at the museum on the Centenary campus.

Moss Bluff man distributes nude videos of victim, charged with extortion

A man has been placed behind bars after he threatened a victim that he would distribute nude videos of her, then actually did distribute the aforementioned videos.

Unrestrained, impaired driver killed in DeSoto Parish

On September 11, 2013, at 10:55 p.m., Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 175 south of Louisiana Highway 3015.

Magnolia School of Excellence invites public to grand opening

The Magnolia School of Excellence will hold their grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 19th at 1pm. 

Louisiana Believes tour dates announced

The Department of Education today announced the dates and locations for State Superintendent of Education John White’s upcoming Louisiana Believes tour.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: The Super Derby

The Super Derby at Louisiana Downs is the one time of year all eyes in the racing circuit are focused on the Bossier City casino and its ponies.