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Bookkeeper jailed for giving herself pay raise

A local bookkeeper was arrested for giving herself a pay raise without the boss’s permission, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Furlough letters sent out

Barksdale Air Force Base issued 1,372 furlough letters to Department of Defense civilians in a statement released today.

ETX man dies in Louisiana 2-car crash

Earlier today, a crash involving two vehicles killed a Diboll man.

NSU to host 'Louisiana Boys and Girls State'

Northwestern State University will host the Louisiana Boys and Louisiana Girls State programs June 23-29.

Shreveport PD obtain arrest warrant for man who assaulted officer

UPDATE (6-11-2013, 10:23 a.m.): The Shreveport Police Department has released the name of the officer involved in an alleged aggravated assault by a Shreveport man Sunday night.

Shooting suspect turns himself into police

A suspect is now in police custody following a weekend shooting that injured a local man and sent a Shreveport woman to the hospital.

Unrestrained driver dies after being partially ejected from a vehicle

Saturday, June 8, 2013, at 9:42 p.m., Louisiana State Troopers were called to a single vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 2 Alternate east of U.S. Highway 79.

Parrot goes missing from Cypress Zoo

Tuesday evening, Paco, a macaw at Benton's Cypress Park Zoo, escaped from his cage and has been missing since.

District 5 commission seat

More applications are rolling in for the district 5 commission seat. Two new resumes were submitted this morning in hopes to be appointed to represent the Queensborough area at government plaza.