Organization looking for hope

AMIkids Red River, which serves as a school program for juvenile boys has announced that they are planning to close due to state budget cuts.

New tax for mall shoppers

The new 1 percent sales tax the City Council voted on kicks in this week at the Mall St. Vincents in Shreveport. The tax is expected to help pay for a major renovation to the mall which will cost around 16-million dollars.

Shreveport PD release images of suspected gas station robber

Shreveport Police detectives have released video surveillance images of a man suspected of robbing a convenience store last month in north Shreveport.

ETX man dies after being hit by at least 5 cars in Shreveport

Authorities have identified a man who died following a multiple car accident along a stretch of Interstate 220 in west Shreveport Sunday night.

Perry to announce political future on Monday

Rick Perry is inviting close friends and supporters to an event next Monday in San Antonio where he is expected to announce if he plans to seek an unprecedented fourth full term as Texas governor, CNN has learned.

Louisiana's highways rank 35th in the nation

Louisiana's state highway system is ranked 35th in the nation in overall highway performance and efficiency in the latest Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation.

Texas Most Wanted sex offender arrested in Dallas Friday

A Texas Most Wanted sex offender was arrested in Dallas.

Junior life guard classes offered at NSU

Northwestern State University will offer a Junior Lifeguard course at the NSU Recreation Complex pool.

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force seeking public help in locating home improvement fraud suspect

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is asking the public for help in locating a man wanted on a charge of home improvement fraud.

Deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses rise sharply among women

"Prescription painkiller deaths have skyrocketed in women (6,600 in 2010), four times as many as died from cocaine and heroin combined,” said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H.