Local News

Shreveport-Bossier see tourist boost

According to officials, tourist numbers were up by 3 percent compared to this time last year. The Shreveport-Bossier gaming market also played a significant part in the increase bringing in almost half of the business.

Bossier PD arrest man for aggravated batery on a police officer, drug possession

Bossier City police arrested a disorderly man Sunday after he refused to leave a local hotel but not before he became violent toward officers and was taken into custody with the use of a less-than-lethal beanbag shotgun.

Shreveport PD investigating weekend shooting

Shreveport police are investigating a weekend shooting that left two people injured near west Shreveport.

Shreveport Police seeking convicted burglar

Shreveport Police investigators are seeking the whereabouts of a convicted burglar who is wanted for numerous other burglaries in the Shreveport area.

Shreveport man killed in apparent home invasion

Shreveport Police are investigating an apparent home invasion attempt that left one man dead Saturday morning in west Shreveport. It happened at 3:30 a.m. in the3800 block of Murvon Street for a shooting.

Some still wary about LSU privatization

When Biomedical Research Foundation first announced they were planning to manage LSU Hospital in Shreveport, many were nervous what that would mean for the area's only public hospital.

First ever Central ARTSTATION Artists' Retreat

The Shreveport Regional Arts Council and the Northwest Louisiana Artists will host an Artists’ Retreat to discuss the plans for Shreveport Common: the 9-block uncommon cultural community in downtown Shreveport.

Preserving Shreveport's history

A demolition project has overshadowed shotgun houses on Peabody Street located in Shreveport for years. Local resident Kelly Rich is looking change that.

Arrest made in Shreveport triple murder

A local man is in custody this afternoon in connection with a triple murder in west Shreveport last week.