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Shreveport teacher accused of sexually assaulting mentally challenged student

A Shreveport educator accused of sexually assaulting a student was arrested on Wednesday, according to Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator.

CNN EXCLUSIVE: Live interview with ETX girl trapped on "floating petri dish"

An East Texan trapped on what's been dubbed the "floating petri dish" was able to speak to her mom this morning, and it was all captured on tape by CNN.

Rocking out at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame

Nashville may be known as the Capitol of Country Music, but the small town on Carthage can hold its own. Carthage is the home of Tex Ritter, Jim Reeves and Linda Davis. And country stars from Texas; the list is to long to even imagine.

Alert neighbors help police nab burglars

Three suspected burglars are in police custody this afternoon after a watchful neighbor brings a halt to their sordid plans.

Homer to disband Police Department in March

In an unanimous vote Monday, Homer's City Council voted to disband their police department starting March 1.

Flower Frenzy

One local Shreveport florist says this year has been the busiest Valentines Day ever since she has been in business. Millions of flowers will be given as gifts tomorrow across the country and behind every great gift is hard work.

Chris Kyle autobiography flying off East Texas' shelves

Earlier this week, Texans mourned the loss of an American hero, Texan and dedicated veteran advocate.

Restaurant openings set to boost local economy

From the beginning of the new year, Shreveport foodies have been celebrating the anticipated opening a new restaurants set to open all over town.

Man who stole guns during jail escape booked on 2005 warrant

A man who stole guns in Caddo Parish while on the lam from a Jackson, MS, jail in 2005, has been returned to Caddo Parish on an outstanding warrant.

Man wanted for local check fraud extradited from Las Vegas

Authorities extradited a Georgia man Friday to Caddo Parrish for allegedly stealing money from a local business and fleeing the state.