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Diabetics numbers increase every year

Diabetes is a growing problem in Louisiana.  In 2010 the Department of Health and Hospitals said almost 10 percent of Louisiana residents have been diagnosed with diabetes.

The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office offers home security checks

It's the holiday season when more people hit the roads than usual leaving their homes unprotected. The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office is allowing residents to sign up for home security checks while they are away.

Man arrested for allegedly punching, choking woman

Shreveport Police arrested a man in connection with a domestic incident occurring earlier this month.

Ollie Tyler: I'm ready to build a better, stronger Shreveport

"We did it, we did it, we did it," said Ollie Tyler.   Shreveport's newly elected mayor, Ollie Tyler, makes history as she is the first African-American woman to be elected as mayor in the city of Shreveport.

Shreveport man charged with intoxication manslaughter in fatal ETX wreck

One person was killed early Sunday evening in a head-on crash near Tyler.

Miami; South Carolina to face off in 2014 Duck Commander Independence Bowl

The Miami Hurricanes from the Atlantic Coast Conference will face off against the South Carolina Gamecocks from the Southeastern Conference in the 2014 Duck Commander Independence Bowl.

Authorities attempting to ID counterfeit check suspects

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help with identifying two men caught on security cameras cashing multiple counterfeit payroll checks at two local banks.

Caddo sheriff's detectives searching for alleged burglary suspects

Caddo Sheriff's detectives are searching for two suspects who allegedly stole from a construction site.

Congressman Boustany visits BAFB

A congressman visited Barksdale Air Force Base to see the problems they face up close and personal because of cuts to the military budget.

Gun safety tips for children

With Christmas right around the corner some parents are buying their children guns and parents must remember that safety should be taught first when children are handling them.