Local News

Festival season brings more than just fun

From Cork to Mudbug Madness to Holiday in Dixie and all the other upcoming events, spring festivals are a way of life in the Ark-La-Tex.

Bossier City airman dies in Southwest Asia

The Department of Defense announced today the death of an airman who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Report: Weather caused plane crash carrying East Texans

The Angel Fire, NM, plane accident that killed members of the Verhalen family, of Marshall, was caused by windy weather, according to a preliminary report recently released by the National Transportation Safety Board.

Wanted ETX murder suspects caught in Houston

Houston authorities arrested two suspects wanted in connection with an East Texas murder Sunday night.

BPCC to hold Senior Fling Open House March 21

Bossier Parish Community College will open its gymnasium to local high school seniors and their parents for Senior Fling Open House at 6:00 pm Thursday, March 21, 2013.  

Surveillance video shows persons of interest in ETX homicide

UPDATE: Using surveillance video from David James Cherry's home, Marshall Police Department has singled out two persons of interest in a homicide investigation.

Major wreck near Ida closes part of Highway 71

Amazingly, everyone involved in a major wreck near Ida Friday was able to walk away without major injuries.

Authorities issue warrant for ETX man

Harrison County authorities are asking for the public's help in find a wanted suspect. Dennis James Perry, 58, is sought over a warrant issued for criminal trespass.

Teacher accused of rape receives additional molestation charge

A local teacher who was arrested last month for sexually assaulting a mentally challenged student now faces more charges.

Man sentenced to life in prison leaves ETX courthouse during trial break

Authorities issued a warrant for a Dallas man's arrest Thursday after he skipped out on a life sentence.