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Understanding Cancer

The American Cancer Society is pushing a new initiative in an effort to expand its' cancer prevention study.

Powerball sales surge

The third largest jackpot in Powerball history has brought a high number of sales across the country and right here in the Ark-La-Tex.

New officers, jailer join BCPD

The Bossier City Police Department’s four newest members joined the ranks today during a swearing in ceremony held at police headquarters.

Caddo announces search timeline

School officials are planning to hold a series of input meetings for residents who plan to give their insight on the Caddo Parish Superintendent search. Below is the timeline set by the school system. June 3-5, 2013

Shreveport PD looking for stabbing suspect

Shreveport Police tell us that they are currently on the lookout for 19 year old Erica Speed.

Louisiana teen removed from life support after injury on high school football field

After three days in intensive care, a family had to make the painful decision to remove their 17-year-old from life support.

Aquatics program announces swimming exercise sessions

Northwestern State University's Aquatics Program announced wimming and water exervise sessions to be held at the NSU Rec Complex pool this summer.

NSU to host Memorial Day gold tourney

The Northwestern State University Foundation will host the 13th annual Coach Buddy Bonnette Memorial Day Golf Scramble Monday, May 27th, at the Natchitoches Country Club. The 18-hole scramble for four-person teams will start at 9 a.m.

Shreveport PD murder solve rate better than national average

In 2012, Shreveport Police reported 20 murders, the same as 2011. While that number is higher than they would have liked, there is a silver lining.

Senate vote on Elio exemption postponed

The Louisiana Senate was scheduled to vote on House Bill 218, which would allow Elio drivers an exemption from wearing a helmet and needing a motorcycle endorsement.