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Vivian man arrested for rape

A 19-year-old Vivian man was arrested Thursday for rape and related offenses.

Bossier DPS: Road work to begin at Dogwood Trail starting May 15

Beginning Wednesday, May 15, 2013, the Dogwood Trail Bridge over Red Chute Bayou at the entrance of Dogwood Subdivision will be closed. The existing bridge will be removed and a new bridge constructed during the closure.

Shreveport mayor reserves an Elio

Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover is one of the latest to reserve an Elio car. The mayor tweeted he was very excited about his purchase. He'll have to wait on picking a color; Elio Motors Inc.

Tourism brings jobs and revenue to Natchitoches

Vacationers in Natchitoches are nothing new, even on a Thursday morning they can be found walking up and down the brick streets.

"Talking Trash"

Most residents would agree that litter is a big problem here in Shreveport.

Caddo budget problems

The Caddo School Board is facing another problem; a 21-million dollar deficit. School board officials tell Kmss that they are looking at all options.

Local schools celebrate DARE graduations

Caddo Parish fifth-graders at seven local schools will celebrate their successful completion of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program with graduation ceremonies starting Monday, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Caddo Outback Tours

For all intensive purposes, the Ark-La-Tex could be called swamp land, so there is no excuse for not taking a swamp tour, especially with Caddo Lake so close.

Click it or ticket

Texas is kicking off its’ “Click it or ticket” campaign. Law enforcement officers will be patrolling Texas highways looking for drivers who refuse to buckle up.

Sex offender faces more charges after showing up on school campus

Caddo sheriff’s deputies arrested a registered sex offender on Tuesday for showing up on a high school campus where his victim was present, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.