Local News

Barksdale pilots visit Overton Brooks VA Medical Center

Patients at Shreveport's Overton Brooks VA Medical Center, got a happy surprise when over two dozen pilots from nearby Barksdale came to visit them Friday afternoon.

Alert neighbor saves Bossier City home

Fire officials are investigating a blaze that damaged one home in Bossier City this afternoon.

Alleged bar bandits linked to other local robberies

Two Shreveport men have been accused of robbing a local bar earlier this month, along with a handful of other heists.

Man pulls bag of crack from near his rectum at traffic stop, arrested

The Eunice Police Department received information that Fredrick Stevens, 28, was selling crack cocaine from his vehicle.

Bossier City offices closing for Thanksgiving holiday

The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including the City Council office, will be closed Thursday, November 22, 2012 and Friday, November 23, 2012 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Man charged with abusing his 84-year-old grandmother

A 32-year-old Vivian man was arrested for abusing his 84-year-old grandmother.

Ringgold considers getting rid of police department

Ringgold is considering getting rid of it's police department in favor of the Bienville Sheriff.

Final Chimp Haven Discovery Day of 2012

People that haven't seen the new baby chimpanzee at Chimp Haven or just want a chance to see old favorites will get their last chance of the year Saturday, November 19th.

Shreveport audit update

The City of Shreveport hired an independent auditor to look into its financial advisor, Grigsby & Associates, about several hundred thousand dollars of questionable charges.

SPD catches trio responsible for up to a dozen recent armed robberies

Three Shreveport robbers didn't make it far before they were caught by local authorities. At 11:42 p.m., officers were sent to the Outback Steakhouse, located in the 8800 block of Line Avenue, to reports of an armed robbery.