Local News

Voluneers needed in Shreveport to build homes for veterans

The Fuller Center for Housing of Northwest Louisiana is still searching for volunteers. Set to break ground Saturday, March 9, the group still needs volunteers of all types.

Shreveport Police to host Neighborhood Networking Summit

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw is pleased to announce the department’s Community Oriented Policing Bureau will be hosting its annual Neighborhood Networking Conference later this month.

"Women of Power" meet in Shreveport

Women all over the nation, including here in the Ark-La-Tex face all sorts of issues. From the economy to housing to education, women have a hard time breaking the glass ceiling and getting to be a equal participant in the economy.

Man arrested for stealing $20K worth of tires

A Shreveport man has been arrested for stealing nearly $20,000 worth of tires from a south Bossier trucking company.  

SPD to hold safety checkpoint Thursday

Shreveport Police will hold a safety checkpoint this Thursday night in eastern Shreveport.

Governor delcares Problem Gambling Awarness Week

Problem gambling is one of Louisiana's most serious health issues. It affects not only the addict; it affects that person's family, friends, co-workers and society as a whole.

Shreveport clerk seriously injured in violent robbery

A Shreveport Family Dollar employee was hospitalized Sunday night after he was shot during a robbery at the store.

Judge: Jindal’s teacher tenure revamp is illegal

Baton Rouge Judge Michael Caldwell says Governor Bobby Jindal’s revamp of teacher tenure laws is illegal because it was included in legislation that had too many other items.

MISSING: Authorities looking for Keithville man

Authorities have asked for the public's help in finding a Keithville man who was first reported missing over the weekend.

One dead and three injured after late night shooting

One man is dead and three others injured after a late night shooting in west Shreveport.