Baker Police officer arrested for illegally soliciting funds for DARE program

A former Baker Police Officer was arrested yesterday for allegedly soliciting funds illegally from schools for the DARE program.

BCFD to teach children fire safety at Bossier Central Library

The Bossier City Fire Department’s Fire Prevention Bureau will teach a life saving lesson to children and their parents at Bossier Central Library next week.

Bossier Sheriff's Office releases 2011-2012 crime stats

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington releases 2012 crime statistics which reflect a decrease in violent crimes and an increase in property crimes, while total calls for service with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office slightly decreased last year.

Standoff drags into third day as man holds boy in underground bunker

Somewhere underneath this red Alabama dirt is a little boy. A kindergartner, snatched from the safety of his school bus by a gunman and stashed in an underground bunker; A boy who needs daily medication;

Loaded language poisons gun debate

  It's the biggest, fiercest debate taking place across America. But it's poisoned from the get-go by a Tower of Babel predicament.

High winds, tornado trap Georgia residents, turn over cars

Powerful winds and a tornado spawned by a 1,000-mile-long storm system pounded communities in northwest Georgia on Wednesday, overturning dozens of vehicles and trapping residents.

Mardi Gras: then and now

Like much of history, Mardi Gras is ever evolving. It started out as a religious holiday, and now it's much more than that.

Horse owner sought

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is looking for the owner of a black horse that was picked up while running loose on Johnson Koran Road in south Bossier Parish.

"American Idol" App officially launches on IOS and Android devices

 AMERICAN IDOL launched an all-new app today with special features to be released over the season, providing IDOL

Woman arrested for stealing from employer

The former officer manager for a local animal hospital was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing over $100,000 from her employer.