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Barksdale medic awarded Purple Heart

In front of all of her peers, Staff Sergeant Jasmine Russell was awarded a Purple Medal. From December 2010 until June 2011, Russell was deployed to Afghanistan as a logistics convoy medic.

87-year-old Shreveport man with medical illness reported missing

Law enforcement officials are looking for an elderly man who walked away from his Shreveport home Thursday morning.

Authorities searching Red River for person allegedly hit by train

Caddo and Bossier Parish officials are scouring the Red River for a person who was allegedly hit by a Kansas City Southern train Wednesday night.

Alleged drag race sends infant to the hospital

Last week, a baby was involved in a head on collision and suffered  injuries, but luckily the newborn was properly strapped into a car seat, preventing further injuries.

Why do we eat King Cakes for Mardi Gras?

For many people, Mardi Gras wouldn't be Mardi Gras without a King Cake or two, or three or four...

Suveillance photos released in Shreveport bank robbery

Authorities have released surveillance photos of an armed robbery that took place at a west Shreveport bank Tuesday morning.

Second suspect arrested in Haughton vehicle burglary

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says the second suspect wanted in the vehicle burglary that occurred early January in the Forest Hills subdivision in Haughton has been captured.

Learning fire prevention early

Fire prevention is an important topic especially for kids. Today kids in Bossier City along with their parents received some life saving tips from the Bossier Fire Department.

Baby fighting for life following alleged drag racing crash

A one-year-old is fighting for its life following a major wreck during a drag race on Greenwood Road Tuesday afternoon.

Two armed men rob Shreveport bank

Authorities are searching for two men who held up a west Shreveport bank Tuesday morning.