Applications for Firefighter Civil Service test

The Bossier City Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entrance firefighter civil service test to be administered on October 22, 2013, at the Bossier City Public Safety Training Center, 5850 Shed Road.

Changes to Louisiana Safe Haven law extends child relinquishing age

As of Thursday, August 1st, a parent can now use the Louisiana Safe Haven law to relinquish a baby up until they are 60 days old. Previously the age limit was 30 days.

BUFF to the Bone: Wing commander celebrates 20th anniversary flight

July 29, 1993, an Air Force officer in his early twenties stepped into a B-52H Stratofortress for the first time as a copilot.

MSC training reimbursement suspended due to sequestration

Due to sequestration and budget cuts, Barksdale is set to suspend reimbursement for required motorcycle training after Aug. 15.

Al Qaeda threat closes some U.S. embassies

Al Qaeda is linked to a terror threat that has prompted the State Department to close embassies in key Middle East nations, including Egypt and Israel, as a precaution beginning Sunday, U.S. Rep.

Police: Mom kept autistic son in 'dungeon-like conditions'

His room smelled of urine and feces. It had no lighting, no bathroom, and there was only a mattress to furnish it.

Massive geyser puts on a surprise show

Everyone knows the story of Old Faithful. Here's the story of Old Unreliable.

The end of creative mailboxes?

Dog-shaped mailboxes, Hawaiian-print mailboxes, even tiger-protected mailboxes --- such letterbox creativity could eventually disappear.

3 arrested after Highland gunfight

Three suspects in a shooting that injured a Shreveport man are behind bars this evening following their arrest by Shreveport Police.

FIT for Kids puts on taste-a-thon

After spending the summer tending to their garden, the community garden at Valencia Park, members of the Food Initiative Taskforce (FIT) for Kids held a taste-a-thon, showcasing the fruits and vegetables they grew.