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Shreveport caregiver arrested for theft

Sherri A. Hayes, 43, of the 400 block of Dixon Avenue, who was employed as a caregiver for a 77-year-old woman was arrested for stealing the woman's money, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

3 arrested in Shreveport armed robbery

Authorities arrested three men Wednesday morning in connection with an overnight armed robbery in west Shreveport.

Say goodbye to the Creaux-Nut.... kind of

Sevendipity Cafe, the makers of Louisiana's only donut-croissant hybrid can't call their sell out pastry a Creaux-Nut any more.

SPD seeking tips on armed robbery in west Shreveport

Authorities need your help in identifying and apprehending the man who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store early this morning.

State delegates recap 2014 legislative session

State delegates gathered Tuesday afternoon to recap the 2014 legislative session.

How to protect yourself from the sun's harmful rays

About 1 in 5 Americans will be diagnosed with some type of skin cancer in their lives and the sun is the most important contributing factor.

ETX man receives 10 years for attempting to have sex with child

A Carthage, Texas, man was sentenced to 120 months in prison and five years of supervised release for attempting to have sex with an underage girl, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today.

Pi Kappa Phi members roll through Shreveport on their Journey of Hope

35 members from Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity rolled into Shreveport’s Shriner’s Hospital Tuesday afternoon. They’re biking cross country for Push America’s Journey of Hope.

Bossier Parish inmates pick peas; lowers burden on tax payers

Every summer inmates within the Bossier Parish Correctional Center system pick purple hulled peas.

Texas city to vote on ordinance banning illegal immigrant housing

In League City, Texas, officials are considering a ban on housing illegal immigrants within the city limits.