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Former La priest arrested for more than 50 counts of sexual battery

CALCASIEU PARISH, LA — The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Calcasieu Parish District Attorney’s Office have been working together to investigate accusations that a former priest had inappropriate sexual contact with

Sean Payton releases statement on Bounty-Gate

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- Below is a statement released by New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton. He released the statement regarding the NFL bounty scandal on the New Orleans Saints website at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 23.

Mitt Romney holds energy event in Shreveport

SHREVEPORT - Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney touted his energy plan this afternoon at QEP Resources, a natural gas drilling company in Shreveport.

Caddo Sheriff's Office to sell unclaimed animals

Donkeys, horses, and sheep will go up for public sale next week after their owners either released them to the Caddo Sheriff's Office or failed to claim their loose livestock.

Ron Paul to make two campaign stops in Louisiana today

Ron Paul is set to make two campaign stops in Louisiana today. The first happens in Pineville in the early afternoon. Then he will make his way to Southeastern University in Hammond.

Coach Miles gives his perspective on bounty controversy during Pro Day

BATON ROUGE, LA  — Head Coach Sean Payton and General Manager Mickey Loomis were not in attendance today at LSU's pro day as they normally are.

Father charged in death of child, critically injuring another

A Shreveport man has been arrested in connection with the death one of his children from five years ago and injuries to his 3-month old son this week.

Police warn public about telephone scam

The Bossier City Police Department is advising the public to be aware of a telephone scam that appears to target older residents.

Bossier City police sieze drugs, cash and jewelry in arrest

A drug arrest by Bossier City police this past weekend and a subsequent investigation has lead to the seizure of more than $40,000 in cash and a quarter of a million dollars worth of jewelry with an appraised value of approximately $250,000.

Shreveport inmate mistakenly released from jail

A man who was serving time in the Shreveport City Jail was mistakenly released from custody early this morning.