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Shreveport man beaten at home after selling faking drugs to buyer

A Shreveport man is violently beaten after allegedly selling fake drugs to an unknown buyer Wednesday morning.

Shreveport Mayor Glover hospitalized after fall

Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover was hurt Wednesday morning after falling on a curb, while visiting an elementary school. It happened at Oak Park Microsociety Elementary School.

Humane Society of NW Louisiana makes a big change

Until recently, pet lovers had to go to places like Petsmart and Petco to adopt animals from the Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana. But now, the shelter is opening their doors to direct adoptions, but not for reasons you might think.

Report: Burglary spikes on LSU campus in 2011, students wary of crime

Ashley Joseph is brand new to LSU, and soon after she started she got some friendly advice from an upper classmen.

Shreveport house gutted by fire

A blaze gutted a house this afternoon in the 1000 block of Rutherford Street in the Highland neighborhood.

State Superintendent John White visits North DeSoto Middle School

Louisiana has never been known for having the best educational system in the country, but State Superintendent of Schools, John White, is working hard to make education a priority in the start.

SWEPCO warns of phone scam

Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) is alerting customers in its service area of a telephone scam that, based on initial reports, appears to be targeting Hispanic households, but has the potential to affect all customers.

Caddo Sheriff's Department opens rifle range to the public

With the smell of deer in the air, the Caddo Sheriff, Steve Prator, has decided to open their rifle range to the public for sight in rifles. The facility opened to the public Tuesday, and still has three days left for public use.

SPD puts out alert for man missing since June

The Shreveport Police Department needs your help to find a man who has not been seen or heard from for over four months.

East Texas grandparents found guilty of scalding toddler in tub

An East Texas couple arrested for injury to a child was found guilty in a smith county courtroom Tuesday afternoon. Kenneth Neal Walker, 55, Shelley Walker, 60, were taken into custody in February.