Local News

Major bridge inspection coming

Major delays are expected if you plan to cross a popular Red River bridge. Officials with The Louisiana Department of Transportation will be conducting a major safety inspection on the Jimmy Davis Bridge this week.

Goodwill hosting job fair

Goodwill Industries of North Louisiana will be hosting a job fair for Teleperformance, a call center located in Shreveport, on Wednesday, July 10th, from 10am to 2pm.

Name of toddler who died after being left inside parked car released

The name of a three-year-old toddler who died last week after being left inside a parked car has been released.

Shreveport woman arrested for leaving 18-month-old baby home alone for more than 12 hours

Caddo sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport woman for leaving her 18-month-old baby home alone for more than 12 hours, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Mardi Gras mask making workshops to be held in Natchitoches

Bead Town artist Stephan Wanger is holding a series of Mardi Gras mask making workshops in Natchitoches as part of the "300 Legacy Bead Town Natchitoches" project.

Shreveport man arrested for suspected DWI, police pursuit, attempted murder of a police officer

A Shreveport man is arrested for suspected drunk driving and attempted murder after ramming their vehicle into a police car during a pursuit early Sunday morning.

Wisconsin governor signs tougher abortion bill

Wisconsin became the latest state Friday to legislate tighter abortion laws after Republican Gov. Scott Walker signed a controversial bill that requires women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion.

17 fireworks related fires in Texarkana

Every year, 9,300 Americans are seriously injured from fireworks, and not only that, annually 20,000 fires are caused from fireworks. Locally, that trend continued.

Toddler found dead in car

Sharia, a 3 year old girl, was found dead inside her mother's car in Shreveport's Ingleside neighborhood Friday afternoon.

"Routine" stop leads to drug bust

Just after 5am, a Shreveport Police Patrol officer tried to make a routine traffic stop. The driver, however, didn't feel like pulling over.