Local News

News details emerge into the investigation of grade changes at Booker T. Washington High School

A grade changing scandal at Booker T. Washington has left principal Dr. Stacey Russell, assistant principal Dana Fergins, and secretary/registrar Sandra Foster on administrative leave.

The Caddo Parish property standards committee looks to enforce stricter property codes

Caddo Parish commissioner Ken Epperson said the committee has received a rash of complaints within the last 10-12 months from people voicing their concerns about the upkeep of neighborhood properties.

Three men jailed in alleged beating, robbery

Two Shreveport men are facing criminal charges in connection with the alleged robbery and beating of a local man Monday morning.

Authorities looking for missing ETX girl

Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a missing East Texas girl.

Alcohol a suspected factor in Bossier Parish man's death

Excessive speed, alcohol use, and failure to wear a seatbelt are all suspected factors that contributed to the death of a man from Plain Dealing last night after crashing his vehicle in Bossier Parish.

1 dead, 1 arrested in Shreveport stabbing

A local man is dead and a suspect is now in police custody following a fatal stabbing at a west Shreveport home Sunday morning.

Shreveport man arrested for alleged stalking of ex girlfriend

A Shreveport man was arrested Friday after allegedly stalking his ex-girlfriend.

Boil water advisory has been lifted

UPDATE: The boil water advisory has been lifted today after the water tests made by the Louisiana Department of Health came back negative for contaminants.

Sam Jenkins throws his name in the hat for the Shreveport mayor's race

At a news conference Friday afternoon, District G City Councilman Sam Jenkins formally announced his run for the mayor's seat.

13 new cases of West Nile reported in Louisiana

This week, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) confirmed 13 new cases of West Nile virus, of which five were neuroinvasive disease infections, bringing this year's total to 42 reported cases.