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Local animal shelters cope with heat

Many pet owners take special precautions to care for their animals in hot weather. They put out extra water, trim long coats, and save walks for cooler temperatures. But animal shelters have a whole new set of challenges.

Former PTSA president arrested for theft

The former president of the Arthur Circle Elementary PTSA was arrested by Caddo sheriff's detectives today for stealing from the organization, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City opens second alternative fueling station

Bossier City opened its second alternative fueling station today. It offers both compressed natural gas and ethanol...but some cars will need a conversion before they can fill up.

Elderly woman killed in Plain Dealing house fire

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a single family house fire in Plain Dealing Tuesday afternoon has killed one person.

Authorties continue search for missing teen

According to Bossier sheriff's officials, a Benton teenager who ran away from home two weeks ago is still missing.

Haughton man kicks, spits his way to jail

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man was arrested late Friday night after trying to elude officers.

Warrant issued for Shreveport gunman

Law enforcement is investigating an altercation between two men in west Shreveport last week that ended with shots being fired.

Mandatory water restrictions in South Caddo parish

Drought is a word that's been thrown around a lot lately. But how bad it it? Bad enough to declare an emergency, according to Louisiana's Department of Natural Resources.

Car thief caught in the act

A quick response by Bossier City Police patrol officers overnight lead to the capture and arrest of a vehicle burglary suspect.

Shreveport man charged with attemped murder

Detectives have arrested the man they believe is responsible for a shooting that injured 1 in west Shreveport earlier this week.