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LifeShare starts new Endowment Fund because of deceased donor

LifeShare Blood Center started a new Legacy Endowment Fund after a deceased donor dedicated money to the center.

Blood banks are running dangerously low

As temperatures drop and it gets colder outside blood banks see less people who are willing to donate and now there supplies are running dangerously low.

Charges dismissed against two former Shreveport firefighters in Station 8 scandal

"Kind of unfortunate where I kind of went to and got kind of drug in, but I love helping people and I would like to continue to do so," said former Shreveport firefighter, Jason Vaughan.  

SPD arrest third man in a trio of suspected armed robbers

A third Shreveport man in a trio of suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery and kidnapping is behind bars on Tuesday following his arrest by Shreveport Police investigators.

Texas rig count in decline

The number of operating Texas oil rigs has continued its descent in recent weeks. The drop marks the sixth consecutive week the Lone Star State has seen a decline, according to oil field company Baker Hughes.

Some ways of heating your home could be lethal

Some ways of keeping the heat up in your home this winter season could lead to you and your family being poisoned.

LSU Health Shreveport doctor sees a rise in flu cases this season

Flu season is upon us and many are getting hit with the flu bug, steadily increasing the number of cases being seen right here in our own area. 

Former mayoral candidate announces his run for governor

Melvin Slack Jr. said he will run for governor of Louisiana in the 2016 election. 

Claiborne Elementary named National Title I Distinguished School

Claiborne Fundamental Elementary Magnet School has been named a National Title I Distinguished School by the National Title I Association.

Shreveport bail bonds agent arrested after alleged shooting

Shreveport Police arrested a bail bonds agent after an alleged shooting in West Shreveport late Monday night.