Authorities rule out some potential causes of Texas blast

Investigators have ruled out four potential causes for the fire that led to an explosion at a fertilizer distribution facility in West, Texas, the state fire marshal's office said Monday in a statement.

Family mourns loss of man killed in drive-by shooting

Family members have only good memories of 20 year old Devonta Demarcus English. English was killed Sunday night, in what Bossier Police believe to be a drive by shooting at the corner of Wilder and Burchett in Bossier City.

Audit: Louisiana food stamp program overpaid millions in benefits, possible fraud

An oversight allowed for the overpayment of millions in benefits for recipients of the Louisiana food stamp program, an audit revealed.

Voters approve tax renewals

Two local school systems’ are celebrating after Saturday’s special elections. Tax renewals were approved by voters for the both Caddo and Bossier Parish School Systems on Saturday.

Update: Boil notice lifted

The boil notice that was issued for the Dogwood Subdivision in Bossier Parish over the weekend has been lifted. Residents were without water after a power crew stuck a waterline in the area early last week.  

TX named 'Most Competitive State"

Texas has taken the top spot in another of Site Selection Magazine’s annual rankings – this time in the magazine’s ranking of the most competitive states in 2012.

Free car seat check event at Kohl's

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children. It is estimated that approximately 3 out of 4 child restraint systems are being misused.

Shreveport man arrested for threatening judge, court officials

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport man over the weekend for threatening several court officials, including a judge, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier PD shoplifitng call results in drug bust

Bossier City Police have arrested a Texas man on drug charges and seized an array of narcotics after he was caught stealing merchandise from a local retail store.

Two shot during robbery of house party in Lake Charles; suspects wanted

A house party ended at a hospital in Lake Charles after two people were shot during an armed robbery.