Local News

Bossier PD to hold job fair August 22

The Bossier City Police Department is currently looking for qualified men and women to join its ranks as police officers and jailers.

Shreveport-Bossier ranks in top 10 for economic potential

The Shreveport-Bossier Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which includes all of Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Parishes, earned the no. 9 spot on Business Facilities’ 9th Annual Rankings Report.

Shreveport Police looking for man involved in Lakeside shooting

Authorities obtained an arrest warrant for a local man after a fatal shooting in Shreveport's Lakeside neighborhood Saturday evening.

Boil advisory for the town of Campti

The town of Campti is currently under a boil advisory. The boil advisory is in effect until Saturday, August 17, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. for a mechanical pump issue.

Two of three suspects arrested for attempted theft of an ATM machine

Bossier City and Shreveport Police are working together to catch two suspects wanted for attempted theft of an ATM machine. The third suspect is still on the loose.

Two are arrested after finding five meth labs on their property

Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force arrested two people Friday after agents found five meth labs on their property in north Caddo Parish.

Twenty-somethings often neglect annual checkups

Parents are generally great about making sure school ages children get the annual checkups, but when college comes, that tradition often ends, and doctors say they wish that wasn't the case.

Police departments work together to catch attempted ATM theft suspects

Two of three suspects who tried to steal an automatic teller machine from a Bossier City bank drive-thru are in police custody following an overnight vehicle pursuit involving law enforcement on both sides of the Red River.

Chimp Haven starts expansion to welcome 60 chimpanzees

Chimp Haven is proud to announce it has started the construction needed to retire the remaining 60 New Iberia Research Center chimpanzees scheduled to arrive in late fall.

Anonymous donor honors memory of Lucile Hendrick

An anonymous donor made a significant contribution to the Northwestern State University Foundation in memory of Lucile Hendrick, a long-time administrator who was active in many campus and civic organizations during her long career.