Local News

Rural residents react to U.S.P.S decision

Almost 4,000 rural post offices across the country faced the chopping block this year, after the United State Postal Services announced it would close branches to save money.

Bossier Parish Community College set to graduate highest number of students ever

Once again, Bossier Parish Community College not only records the highest spring enrollment in its forty-four year history, the College is set to graduate its highest number of students during two graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 11 in the

Baton Rouge man booked on 100 counts of child pornography

Baton Rouge—A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and charged with 100 counts of pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Shreveport officials unable to identify hit and run victim

Police are investigating a hit and run accident that claimed the life of a man on North Market Street Tuesday evening

3-year old Plain Dealing child killed riding pedal toy

A 3-year old Plain Dealing child was killed last night in a single-vehicle crash. It happened around 8:30 p.m. on Old Plain Dealing Highway, north of Highway 3.

Teen hospitalized following Shreveport hit and run

Authorities are searching for a vehicle involved in an early morning hit and run accident that sent a local teenager to the hospital.

Student arrested for Facebook threats made toward Bossier City school

A Parkway High School student was arrested Tuesday night after posting violent threats aimed at the school on Facebook.

House discusses state budget deficit, funding for DHH, higher education

BATON ROUGE, LA — The House of Representative is talking about the state budget today. They're trying to decide if they should use one-time money to help fund certain areas (primarily DHH and higher Ed.)

Earthquake shakes ETX

An earthquake measuring 3.9 shook parts of East Texas this morning, according to the National Weather Service. They say it happened just southeast of Garrison at around 10:30 a.m.

More seniors face hunger

1 in 7 Americans over the age of 60 face the threat of hunger. That's according to the Senior Hunger Report Card, an annual report from the National Meals on Wheels Federation.