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Footage of dog tossed over shelter fence causes uproar on Facebook

Video footage showing a Baton Rouge man tossing a dog over the fence at a local shelter is circulating social media platforms. Many in Baton Rouge are outraged by the images and the shelter hopes the public will help identify the man.

Bossier Parish Community College to hold registration for fall 2012

Bossier Parish Community College will hold registration for its fall 2012 term from 9:00am-6:00 pm on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at the BPCC campus, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA.

UPDATE: Water main break repaired; road remains closed due to construction

UPDATE: Repairs on the water main in the 800 block of Hamilton Road were completed late last night. The effected portion of Hamilton Road will remain closed while crews pour concrete today to repair the road.

Convenience store robbers caught shortly after heist

Three alleged robbers have been arrested in connection with an overnight heist at a Bossier City convenience store.

Shreveport man wanted for attempted murder

Authorities have obtained an arrest warrant for a local man accused of shooting two people at a house party late last month.

Juveniles steal dump truck, lead police on chase

Two juveniles are accused of stealing a dump truck from Shreveport's street and maintenance yard on Old Mansfield Road Tuesday morning.

One critically injured during Shreveport knife fight

One person is in danger of losing his life after he was stabbed during a fight in West Shreveport.

Cell phone safety to be taught in schools

Beginning this year, Louisiana educators will have new material to factor into their lessons plans-teaching kids about the dangers of cell phones.

'Olympus Has Fallen' closes Bossier City streets

Street closures in the vicinity of the CenturyLink Center will continue through next week for the filming of the movie “Olympus Has Fallen.” The following closures will continue through August 17, 2012:

Will former Governor Edwin Edwards become a father at 85 years old?

Could former governor Edwin Edwards be thinking of becoming a father again? According to the man himself, that's the plan.