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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.

House fire kills 9 dogs

When Betty Jean Jurls smelled smoke in her Bossier City home this morning before 5am, she immediately woke her husband who went to grab their ten dogs.

Fundraiser this weekend for ill-stricken Bossier City officer

The Bossier City Police Department is holding a fundraiser for a detective who is recovering from a serious illness.

1 killed, 2 critically injured in I-20 crash near Ruston

A major two-vehicle crash involving a semi killed one person near the city of Ruston Thursday night. At 11:30 p.m., state troopers responded to the wreck on Interstate 20, about 12 miles west of Ruston.

9 pets killed in Bossier City house fire

Residents of a Bossier City home were able to esape a fire this morning, but were not able to save their pets. At 5 a.m., Bossier City emergency crews were alerted to a house fire in the 4100 block of Parkway Drive.

Shreveport man linked to failed November shoe store robbery

Officials have named the person they believe responsible for a shoe store robbery late last month in north Shreveport.

Man robs Shreveport Pizza Hut, forces employees into cooler

Shreveport police are on the hunt for a robber who held up a local restaurant earlier this week.

Keeping pets safe in cold weather

Staying warm isn't a problem for the lucky cats who reside at The Cat Doctor in Shreveport, but not all pets are as lucky.

South Highlands Elementary raises money for Salvation Army

Students at South Highland Elementary Magnet in Shreveport decided to give up presents for classmates, and use the money they would have spent on them buying presents for the Salvation Army's Christmas Angel program.