Local News

DWI checkpoint to be set up in Bienville Parish

In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop G plans to conduct a DWI checkpoint on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, from approximately 10:30 p.m., to 12:30 a.m., at an undisclosed location in Bienville Parish.

No labels on genetically modified food in the Ark-La-Tex

Articles and posts about Monsanto and other companies using genetically modified organisms (GMO) are all over the internet.

Bossier PD seeks help in locating runaway teen

Bossier Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s assistance in locating a 16-year-old runaway from the Haughton area.

Lifeshare looking for donors

Lifeshare Blood Centers are looking for donors to help assist victims involved in the plant explosion that took place in Geismar, Louisiana.

Arrest made after man was shot in the back

A Shreveport man has been taken into custody for his alleged role in a shooting that seriously injured a local man Thursday evening in Shreveport's Highland neighborhood.

Youth firearms education camp starts June 17

Just a reminder that the Caddo Sheriff's Youth Firearms Education Camp will be held June 17-21 at the Sheriff's Regional Training Academy.

Margaritaville offers guests a "sneak peak"

Not even open yet, Bossier City's Margaritaville Resort Casino is already a major employer in the area, something CEO Paul Alanis is very proud of.

2 skunks test positive for rabies in Stonewall

In the past 10 day, two skunks in the city limits of Stonewall have tested positive for rabies. Both skunks have been put down, but parish officials don't want to take any chances with the number of positive rabies tests growing.

Shreveport resource center closing temporarily

The Centerpoint Community Services Center in Shreveport is closing its’ doors temporarily due to funding issues.

LDWF schedules drawdown for Lake Bistineau

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will initiate a drawdown on Lake Bistineau within the coming week in its attempt to address the spread of giant salvinia, an invasive aquatic weed, which tends to proliferate as summertime temp