BTR to cancel flights into BR on Tuesday

Currently, all departure flights from the Baton Rouge Metro Airport (BTR) are scheduled to operate today; however, flights into BTR that are scheduled to arrive Tuesday evening (after 7:00 p.m.) have been cancelled.

Caddo Sheriff’s Office prepares to render aid in wake of Hurricane Isaac

Caddo sheriff’s deputies spent Monday readying emergency equipment in the event they are called to assist in south Louisiana, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Texas Most Wanted Fugitive caught in San Antonio

Eddie Garza Jr., 40, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being captured in San Antonio. A $5,000 reward will be paid on a tip that helped lead to his arrest.

82-year-old woman tied up, robbed at home

At this hour, Shreveport police are investigating a home invasion on the 1300 block of Ease Street.

Isaac upgraded to category 1 hurricane

Isaac reached hurricane status Tuesday as it closed it on the Gulf Coast, threatening to deluge parts of the region with huge amounts of rain.

DHS: 'expecting minimal amount of evacuuees' in Caddo-Bossier Parishes

The Department of Homeland Security held a press conference Monday at the Homeland Security Office detailing their vital roll in assisting Louisiana with sheltering Tropical Storm Isaac evacuees.

Isaac forces suspension of physical inspections and trailer stamps

Captain Tom Madden, commander of Louisiana State Police Troop G, has suspended the conducting of physical inspections as well as the issuance of trailer stamps by troop personnel until the State Police response to Tropical Storm Isaac is conclu

Texas prepares as Tropical Storm Isaac threatens Gulf Coast

Gov. Rick Perry has activated the Disaster District Committee (DDC) in Beaumont and placed state and local emergency management assets on alert as Tropical Storm Isaac makes it way towards the Gulf Coast.

UPDATE: Students veterans Outreach Road Tour canceled tue to weather

UPDATE: The Louisiana department of veterans affairs has CANCELLED student veterans OUTREACH ROAD TOUR due to possible weather issues

Court lifts stay in Major Hasan court martial

An appellate court sitting in Washington D.C. has lifted the stay in the U.S. vs. Maj. Nidal M. Hasan court martial.