Local News

Unidentified body found under local bridge

The body of an unidentified man was found Friday underneath the Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge. Around 5:20 p.m., the Shreveport Police Department discovered the body of a man underneath a local bridge.

NSU Theatre students active during the summer

Sixteen current Northwestern State University theatre and dance students and recent graduates spent the past three months in summer stock productions around the country or began graduate study.

Teen injured following weekend shooting

A Shreveport teenager is left recovering from injury following a shooting in north Shreveport over the weekend.

2-vehicle-crash kills 3, injures 3 in Bienville Parish

Three people are dead as a result of an early morning crash.

Arrested firemen appear before the "court of public opinion"

On June 25, a fireman at Shreveport's station 8 filed a complaint about activity at the station.

3-D mobile mammography van unveiled

Doctors have LSU Health Shreveport's Feist-Weiller Cancer Center now have extra bragging rights. They have one of only two 3-D mammography machines in Louisiana, and they have the only mobile version.

Shreveport PD to conduct recruitment at local church

The Shreveport Police Department is conducting a recruiting initiative seeking qualified applicants 21 and older,  who are actively pursuing careers in law enforcement.

Rangers acquire Rios from White Sox

The Texas Rangers have acquired a big bat to add to the lineup. Arlington will welcome, now former Chicago White Sox right fielder, Alex Rios. Rios, 32, has a .277 season batting average with 12 home runs and 55 RBIs.

Bossier City firefighter civil service test applications being accepted

The Bossier City Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entrance firefighter civil service test to be administered on October 22, 2013 at the Bossier City Public Safety Training Center, 5850 Shed Road.

Ten Caddo Parish schools removed from academically unacceptable status

The Louisiana Department of Education released the Academically Unacceptable Schools (AUS) list on Tuesday and Caddo had 10 schools that were removed from the AUS list.