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DOTD announces installation of cable barrier on I-20

Continuing its efforts to improve safety on Louisiana’s roadway, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD announced plans today for the latest installation of cable barriers at a press conference held at the Louisi

7 dead dogs, 106 cruelly treated dogs seized in ETX puppy mill raid

Seven dogs have been found dead and another 106 cruelly treated dogs were seized by the SPCA near Athens.

ETX man killed crossing highway

A Marshall man has died after he was by a car on US Highway 59 Sunday night. At 7:26 p.m., Marshall 911 dispatchers received a call on a vehicle-pedestrian accident near the intersection of Highway 59 and Johnson Street.

Who is going to pay for moving Explo's product

As work continues moving 6 million pounds of illegally stored explosives at Camp Minden, the cost associated with moving the product continues to increase.

What are local schools doing to prevent school shootings?

Sandy Hook Elementary is about half a country away from Shreveport's South Highlands Elementary, but for parents, the distance didn't make a difference.

15 ETX schools not compliant with school safety measures

In the wake of the Connecticut school shooting, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today urged school districts across Texas to review their safety plans and implored districts that have not submitted their complete school safety audits to make

Rep. Norton to hold press conference regarding Connecticut School tragedy

State Representative Barbara Norton (D-Shreveport), Bishop Larry L.

Missing Bossier City teen found safe

A Bossier City teen who has been missing since early December has been found unharmed.

Second person dies following semi involved wreck near Ruston

A second person has died following a major, two-vehicle crash involving a semi last week near Ruston. At 11:30 p.m., on Thursday, state troopers responded to a wreck on Interstate 20, about 12 miles west of Ruston.

WARNING: Company scamming East Texans

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today revealed that the State is investigating a fraudulent tax return scheme and warned East Texas residents to avoid recruiters from Syam Tax Services LLC.