Local News

TX school denies allegations in defecation check lawsuit

An East Texas school district being sued for an unlawful strip search of students is adamantly denying those allegations and requesting the case to be dismissed.

ETX dog fighting part of multi-state federal

Two Kansas men were arrested Friday by federal investigators for involvement in a multi-state dog fighting ring, including dog fights near Tyler.

Police investigate Capital One bank robbery

 The Bossier City Police Department is looking for a suspect who robbed the Capital One Bank in the 2000 block of Airline Drive Monday morning.

Fire destroys home in Bossier City

A fire Monday night destroyed a house in Bossier City. At around 10:15 p.m., the Bossier City Fire Department responded to a call about a fire in the 2500 block of Hoyer Street.

Are value menus really a value?

In celebration of Nutrition Month, doctors all around, including LSU Health Sciences Center, are reminding people to eat nutritiously.

Funeral arrangements set for Cullen mayor

Funeral services have been set for Cullen Mayor Dexter Turner, who passed away Friday.

3 killed, 5 injured in ETX wreck

Three people died and five were injured after an early morning wreck on Monday in Bowie County. At around 6:44 a.m., a van, carrying eight people, was taveling eastbound on I-30 when it rolled over near mile marker 189.

Bienville Parish to set up DWI checkpoint

In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop G plans to conduct a DWI checkpoint on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, from approximately 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at an undisclosed location in Bienville Parish.

Haughton teacher arrested for sexual relationship with student

On Friday afternoon, Bossier Sheriff's deputies arrested a Haughton teacher for having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student over the past few weeks.

Locals responds to the announcement to close DTN's air traffic tower

Friday afternoon, the FAA announced they would be closing 149 airport towers on April 7, including Shreveport's Downtown Airport, DTN, and Texarkana's Webb Field, TXK.