Local News

Teenager recovering after bus accident

The 13-year-old boy that was hit by a Caddo school bus on Friday is expected to make a full recovery. The accident happened last Friday in the 2800 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Two arrested for going on shopping spree with counterfeit checks

Investigators with Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force arrested a Haughton man and Shreveport woman for spending thousands of dollars with counterfeit checks to purchase several items at several retail locations.

1 dead in Webster Co. single-vehicle crash

One person is dead after a Wednesday morning single-vehicle crash.

Vivian man arrested in morning drug raid

A Vivian man was jailed on Tuesday following a drug investigation by the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw.

Shreveport man arrested for rape, sexual battery of juveniles

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office has obtained an arrest warrant for a man wanted for rape and sexual battery involving juveniles, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

ARK-LA-TEX College Career Fair to take place April 27

The fifth annual ARK-LA-TEX College Career Fair, will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 pm on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Bossier Civic Center.

Fire breaks out while fire officials just a block away

While Shreveport Fire Department was attending to a gas leak near Lakeshore Elementary, fire broke out at a house just a block away, in the 3300 block of College.

Police team up with Union Pacific to catch lawbreakers

There are freight trains traveling all over the Ark-La-Tex. In fact, about 25 pass through Shreveport and Bossier alone on any given day.

Man arrested for failing to register as sex offender

The Caddo Sheriff's office is asking for help locating a Shreveport man who failed to register as a sex offender.

Louisiana flags flying at half staff per President Obama

Flags at the Bossier City Municipal Complex and all Bossier City municipal buildings are flying at half staff per President Obama's order, out of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on April 15, 2013,