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Natchitoches Jaycees raise money for Issac Scholarship at NSU

The Natchitoches Area Jaycees donated $4,500 raised at the Cookin’ on The Cane Barbecue Festival to the Ricky Issac Jr. Scholarship Fund at Northwestern State University.

NSU to host Energy Camp

Energy Camp Louisiana for incoming 10th, 11th and 12th grade students from Natchitoches, Red River and DeSoto parishes will take place on the Northwestern State University campus July 8-12.

Shreveport water: does the taste mean it's unsafe?

There's no question about it; sometimes Shreveport water can taste and smell off. Shreveport's Water Purification Plant Superintendent Qiana Maples has heard it before, especially during the summer months.

Shreveport offering free swim lessons

Tuesday morning, Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover announced Project Swim would continue for a third year.

Classes to start soon for cab drivers

Transportation drivers will soon get some new training.

Camping for a cause

Caddo Sheriff's Camp is a summer camp for boys ages 10-13 who wouldn't normally be able to attend a summer camp.

2 Bossier City men arrested for kidnapping

Bossier City police have arrested two men, including a bail enforcement agent for illegally detaining a man.

Ricin suspect in custody at Titus County Jail

After being arrest Friday, Shannon Richardson is in custody at the Titus County Jail in Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

Paco the parrot still missing

For almost a week, Paco, a macaw at Cypress Park Zoo in Benton has been missing, after he escaped Tuesday evening.