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Parrot goes missing from Cypress Zoo

Tuesday evening, Paco, a macaw at Benton's Cypress Park Zoo, escaped from his cage and has been missing since.

District 5 commission seat

More applications are rolling in for the district 5 commission seat. Two new resumes were submitted this morning in hopes to be appointed to represent the Queensborough area at government plaza.

Auto burglar sought by Shreveport PD

Shreveport Police investigators need assistance in identifying a white male who, on 5/27 at approximately 2:00 A.M., is suspected of burglarizing three vehicles parted on the lot at a private business at 700 block of Kings Hwy.

Jackson named director of financial aid at Northwestern State

Lauren Jackson has been named director of the Office of Student Financial Aid at Northwestern State University. Jackson’s appointment has been approved by the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.

Person of interest in ricin case files for divorce

It's generally not a good sign for a marriage when a wife allegedly turns her husband over to the FBI for possibly sending letters that tested positive for the poison ricin to politicians.

Teen cancer patient awarded honorary diploma

4 long years, Sterlen Shepard has hit the books, studying hard while enrolled at Booker T. Washington High School in Shreveport, looking forward to graduating with friends and classmates.

Caddo takes superintendent search online

Any student, parent, employee or community member wishing to give their input on the search for the new superintendent search can now do so online.

Local Business helping Oklahoma

Bossier Power Equipment is collecting items for the victims of the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma. Donations will be accepted now through Tuesday, June 11th.  

What do residents want to see in the next superintendent

With Caddo Parish School Officials focusing on the superintendent search, we wanted to know what do residents want to see in the next superintendent for the Caddo School System?