Local News

BCFD golf tournament to benefit Muscular Dystrophy Foundation

Bossier City Firefighters Local 1051 will hold the 2nd Annual Vernon Gobert Memorial MDA Golf Tournament on Monday, April 18, 2011 at the Olde Oaks Golf Course, 60 Golf Club Lane in Haughton.

Want to learn how to swim?

Bossier City’s public swimming pools won’t open until June 1, 2011 however it’s not too early to sign up for swimming lessons that will be held this summer at the Mike Wood Memorial Park and Shed Road Community Playfield pools

Police need your help to identify bank robbers

The Shreveport Police Department needs your help to identify bank robbers that have hit local Chase Bank branches over the past few months.

UPDATE: Body of Ruby Wafer found in Claiborne Parish

UPDATE- Clairborne Parish Sheriff Ken Bailey confirmed that they received the full toxicology results for Ruby Wafer earlier this week.

Rick Seaton pleads not guilty to rape, abuse of office

Former Shreveport mayoral aide, Rick Seaton, appeared in a Caddo District courtroom this morning for his arraignment. The fired aide entered not guilty pleas to forcible rape and abuse of office charges.

Weekend crash kills motorcyclist

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash at Benton Road and I-220.

Shreveport-Bossier wants you to 'Rendezvous on the Red'

Lots of action will take place in downtown Shreveport and Bossier City during these next two months.  Music, food and beautiful weather all helped kick off 'Rendezvous on the Red,' the two-month-long fun-filled time in April and Ma

Shreveport man booked for alleged incest

Caddo Sheriff's detectives arrested a Shreveport man on Thursday for incest. 22-year-old Terry L. Cook Jr., of Shreveport, is accused of having sex with a juvenile family member in 2007.

Law enforcement looking for alleged bank robber

Shreveport Police detectives have obtained an arrest warrant charging a local man in connection with a bank robbery in North Shreveport earlier this month.

Accused cop killer in court on Wednesday

Accused cop killer, Christopher Cope, 24, appeared in Caddo District Court Wednesday morning for charges of first degree murder.