Struggling Richland Parish schools mired in controversy; white students can't transfer

Controversy is swirling around two Richland Parish elementary schools after parents received a note stating white children could not transfer from the struggling schools.

Shreveport school burglar caught following flood of tips

A Shreveport man is behind bars after a flood of tips poured in to authorites follwoing the release of surveillance images.

August brings new laws to Louisiana

More than 500 new laws go into effect this month, ranging from road rules to abortion regulations and sex offender laws. They were all passed during the state's last legislative session, which ended in June.

4-year-old in critical condition following abuse from mother's boyfriend

A Bossier City mother and her live-in boyfriend have been arrested after the woman's 4-year-old daughter was taken to a local hospital with serious head trauma.

LA Tech mascot dead of heat stroke

Lousiana Tech's mascot, a bulldog named Tech XX, is dead, after a city-wide search that lasted for days.

Three men sentenced for migratory game bird violations

Three Louisiana men were sentenced in federal court on July 24 for their roles in illegally dove hunting over a baited field during the 2011 hunting season in St. Charles Parish.

Americans flock to Chick-fil-A amid controversy

The row over same-sex marriage could see thousands of Christians flocking to Chick-fil-A on Wednesday, while same-sex couples will turn up at the fast-food chain Friday for public displays of affection.

Red Cross releases new hurricane app

The American Red Cross today launched its official Hurricane App, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in or who visit hurricane prone areas.

Teen charged with stabbing stepdad three times

Police detectives have arrested a teenager in connection with the stabbing of his stepdad last weekend in west Shreveport.

Hunt continues for missing LA Tech mascot

A beloved Ark-La-Tex football mascot is still missing. Tech XX, also known as "L.T.", has been the official face of Louisiana Tech since 2008.