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Officials announce sandbag pickup location and availability

Sandbags will be available to Bossier City residents through 5 p.m. today at the Bossier City Public Service Complex, 3223 Old Shed Road.

Levee 'overtopped' in Plaquemines Parish

UPDATE: Plaquemines Parish officials are coordinating with officials from St.

Shreveport woman steals $13 from little girl, busted after video goes viral

Thanks to a series of phone calls to Crime Stoppers, a thief has been arrested for stealing money from a 10-year-old girl.

Jindal hold Isaac update press conference

Governor Bobby Jindal held a press conference at 11:30 AM at GOHSEP to provide an update on the state’s preparations for Tropical Storm Isaac.

BTR to cancel flights into BR on Tuesday

Currently, all departure flights from the Baton Rouge Metro Airport (BTR) are scheduled to operate today; however, flights into BTR that are scheduled to arrive Tuesday evening (after 7:00 p.m.) have been cancelled.

Caddo Sheriff’s Office prepares to render aid in wake of Hurricane Isaac

Caddo sheriff’s deputies spent Monday readying emergency equipment in the event they are called to assist in south Louisiana, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

82-year-old woman tied up, robbed at home

At this hour, Shreveport police are investigating a home invasion on the 1300 block of Ease Street.

DHS: 'expecting minimal amount of evacuuees' in Caddo-Bossier Parishes

The Department of Homeland Security held a press conference Monday at the Homeland Security Office detailing their vital roll in assisting Louisiana with sheltering Tropical Storm Isaac evacuees.

UPDATE: Students veterans Outreach Road Tour canceled tue to weather

UPDATE: The Louisiana department of veterans affairs has CANCELLED student veterans OUTREACH ROAD TOUR due to possible weather issues

Authorities searching for west Shreveport convenience store robbers

Shreveport detectives are working at this hour to identify and apprehend two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store this morning.