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Carencro man chops father with samurai sword multiple times

A Carencro man is accused of striking his father at least four times with a samurai sword.

ETX man caught after being spotted with stolen rifles

Authorities have arrested an East Texas man for allegedly stealing several rifles Tuesday.

DWI checkpoint scheduled for this weekend

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office, along with Louisiana State Police and Bossier City Police Department, will conduct a DWI checkpoint on Friday, Dec. 14, from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. at an undisclosed location in Bossier Parish.

Be Fair Shreveport hopes to educate drivers with billboards

Be Fair Shreveport, a joint project of the Forum For Equality and People Acting for Change and Equality (PACE) have been putting up billboards around the city.

Santa makes an appearance at Shriner's Hospital

There might not be any chimneys, but that didn't stop Santa from getting into Shreveport's Shriner's Hospital for Children and handing out presents. 

Severed hand, foot found at Shreveport business

Shreveport detectives are investigating a severed hand and foot that were found at a local business Wednesday afternoon.

Shreveport authorities searching for missing man with medical condition

Shreveport authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a man who was last seen in late September.

Marshall man turns self in day after Family Dollar robbery

A Marshall man was arrested Tuesday after holding up the Family Dollar store the day before.

Bossier school system awarded $350,000 grant

Bossier schools have been chosen by the Louisiana Department of Education to receive $350,000 from Believe and Include, a $4 million competitive grant program to help students in the classroom with disabilities.

Car sales hit 5 year high in November

After a tough couple of years, car sales have a positive outlook. November sales of cars nationwide hit a 5 year high, increasing 15% from October.