Local News

Bossier Sheriff presents check to crime victim

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington presented a check for $4,860 from the Louisiana Crime Victims Reparations Program Thursday to 20-year-old Carnellious Cooper of Shreveport who was seriously injured during hit-and-run earlier this year.

Super Safety Saturday to be held September 21st

The Junior League of Shreveport in conjunction with Caddo Sheriff's Safety Town are inviting the public to attend the 4th annual Super Safety Saturday to be held on September 21st. 

Lockdown lifted for Lafayette County Schools

After going on lockdown earlier today, just before 1pm, lockdown was lifted for both Lafayette County Elementary and High School in Lafayette County, Arkansas. The suspect in question was caught.

Third earthquake in a week hits East Texas area Friday morning

Another earthquake hit the Timpson area in East Texas early Friday morning.

September is Hunger Action Month

All across the nation, September is Hunger Action Month, and the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana is taking part in it, with events scheduled

Christus Schumpert Emergency Room closing at midnight

As part of their consolidation to Christus Highland, the emergency room at Christus Schumpert in Shreveport will close at midnight.

Bossier PD, U.S. Marshals arrest murder suspect

A combined law enforcement effort took a dangerous murder suspect off the streets of Bossier City today.

Shreveport man arrested for scamming businesses to further gambling habit

A man who moved to Shreveport only six months ago said he opened accounts at eight local banks and credit unions to scam money to further his gambling habit.

Fixing Shreveport streets

City street crews are currently working on some much needed street repairs on Lakeshore Drive and Jewella Avenue in District G.

Organization looking to expand

The Shreveport Bossier Rescue Mission is looking at some major expansion. Although still in the early stages, the organization is looking to purchase the Hamilton Terrace Learning Center.