Local News

Shreveport recycling pant catches fire

Shreveport crews are currently battling a fire at a local recycling company. At around 2 p.m., officials received a call for help from Pratt Industries located at the Port of Caddo-Bossier.

Shreveport man shot during scuffle

Authorities are working to identify a gunman who shot a local man in west Shreveport last night.

Shreveport man hospitalized after breaking up fight; police arrest one

A Shreveport man was hospitalized after breaking up a fight in the downtown area Thursday.

Bond rises to over $3 million for former priest accused of juvenile molestation

A former Louisiana priest is facing more charges today that include indecent behavior with a juvenile and sexual battery. This is his third arrest over four months, and his total bond is now nearly $3.5 million.

Louisianans react to health care ruling

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Affordable Care Act, dubbed "Obamacare," will remain law. The 5-4 vote not only split the justices on the bench, but people across the Ark-La-Tex.

Law enforcement to hold safety checkpoint

Peace officers from several different agencies will be teaming up and working together this weekend to help keep the streets of Shreveport safe.

Employees of local scrap metal business arrested

Two employees of an Oil City scrap metal business have been arrested and booked on misdemeanor charges.

Bossier City fire officials urge holiday caution when handling fireworks

Beginning today, fireworks may be sold and discharged in Bossier City for the July 4th holiday period so Fire Chief Brad Zagone is reminding the public to play it safe if they choose to celebrate with fireworks.

2 seriously hurt in major wreck on Hwy 84

Earlier this afternoon, a crash involving two vehicles seriously injured a man from Mansfield, LA.

Fingerprint leads police to dollar store bandit

Authorities are working to apprehend a local man who allegedly robbed a west Shreveport dollar store last spring.