Federal workers back after Obama signs shutdown-debt ceiling bill

Mini coffee cakes from the vice president. Hugs from colleagues, along with eye-rolls about their "vacation" due to the partial government shutdown.

Police: Knife-wielding man held, children safe after Arkansas bus hijacking

A man with a knife hijacked a school bus in central Arkansas Thursday morning, taking 11 elementary school students on a wild detour that police ended after a roughly 10-mile chase, authorities said.

2 convicted murderers mistakenly freed from Florida prison

The state of Florida is asking for help in locating two former prison inmates that they realized should still be current inmates.

Man lands in hospital after accidental shooting, next stop jail

A Shreveport man who found himself in a local hospital after an accidental shooting will soon find himself behind bars.

VA plans to fund grant application for Northeast LA Veterans Cemetery in Rayville

The Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs (LDVA) announced that it has received a letter of intent from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) stating it plans to provide grant funds to establish the Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Mansfield Female College

A child of the 90's, I'm familiar with the idea of Girl Power, but girl power started long before the Spice Girls. In 1855, the Mansfield Female College opened.

VIDEO: Nearly 2,000 pound pumpkin wins farmer almost $13,000

Check out this giant gourd! California farmer, Gary Miller, grew a record-breaking 1,985-pound pumpkin. It won the annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin weigh-off in Half Moon Bay on Monday.

Park renovations almost complete

Huntington Park Golf Course is currently undergoing some major repairs to the parks’ club house and new putting greens.

Morning fire keeps crews busy

An early morning fire damaged a Shreveport house. The fire happened just after 10a.m in the 200 Block of Herndon Street.

VIDEO: Mother of bullied teen who committed suicide speaks out

Two girls in Florida were arrested, accused of bullying a 12-year-old girl to death. Rebecca Aedwick killed herself last month after her mother says she was relentlessly tormented.