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Man sought for unauthorized entry of critical infrastructure

Caddo sheriff’s detectives are asking for assistance in locating a man wanted for unauthorized entry of a critical infrastructure.

'Like a nuclear bomb': Deadly fertilizer plant blast devastates Texas town

A massive blast at a fertilizer plant Wednesday night killed an estimated five to 15 people, wounded more than 160, and damaged 50 to 60 homes in a 5-block area, officials in West, Texas said Thursday.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Holiday in Dixie

Today is April 17, so how is Shreveport already celebrating Holiday in Dixie? I sure didn't know, but I knew just the guy to ask, Eric Bicknell, the chairman of the Holiday in Dixie Ambassadors Club.

Donate blood for Boston

In light of the tragedy in Boston, the nation’s blood supply has experienced high usage and requires additional donations.

ATV crash in Bossier Parish causes serious injury

Around 11 a.m. this morning,  Troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on Wallace Road south of Louisiana Highway 537.

City officials looking for residents input

The Department of Community Developing is holding a series of meetings to allow residents a chance to state their goals and priorities to address various needs throughout the city over the next five years.

Teenager recovering after bus accident

The 13-year-old boy that was hit by a Caddo school bus on Friday is expected to make a full recovery. The accident happened last Friday in the 2800 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Two arrested for going on shopping spree with counterfeit checks

Investigators with Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force arrested a Haughton man and Shreveport woman for spending thousands of dollars with counterfeit checks to purchase several items at several retail locations.

1 dead in Webster Co. single-vehicle crash

One person is dead after a Wednesday morning single-vehicle crash.

Vivian man arrested in morning drug raid

A Vivian man was jailed on Tuesday following a drug investigation by the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw.