Ark-La-Tex ready for fireworks

While sales are up at firework stands across the Ark-La-Tex and excitement in the air for the July 4th holiday, officials are emphasizing safety first.

Boil notice issued for Keatchie residents

Residents in parts of Keatchie, Louisiana are under a boil advisory. The advisory comes after a water line break. The notice affects residents that live along highway 172 to highway 169 in the Blueberry Trail area.

4th of July "In God We Trust" Rally

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington will hold a 4th of July “In God We Trust” rally Thursday, from 1-4 p.m., at the Bossier Sheriff’s Office Viking Drive Substation at 2510 Viking Drive in Bossier City to show support for the n

Caddo SO investigates fatal crash

Caddo Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal motorcycle wreck that happened Tuesday night. responded to a fatality crash Tuesday night on LA Hwy. 1 near Blanchard.

DPS graduates 108 State Troopers in Austin

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw and Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon today were joined by Sen.

Jailed Facebook teen finally getting day in court after online 'joke'

A Texas teen who's been jailed more than four months for a Facebook comment he made during a video-game argument is finally getting a day in court that could let him go home.

Spurs re-sign Ginobili, Splitter for at least 2 more years

On Wednesday, via Twitter, Manu Ginobili announced he will be staying in San Antonio for at least two more years. There were rumors circling the NBA circuit that Ginobili, 35, was going to retire after this season.

Northwestern State to close for Independence Day

Northwestern State University will be closed Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5 for Independence Day. Classes will resume and administrative offices will reopen Monday, July 8.

AAA TX offers free 'tipsy tow' during 4th of July holiday

AAA Texas urges those who celebrate the Fourth of July with family and friends to designate a sober driver and reminds motorists about its free Tipsy Tow program during the holiday.

Run 5k while supporting Tay-Sachs research

Louisiana loves its Cajun heritage, but that same lineage makes them more susceptible to carry the Tay-Sachs gene. About one in 27 Cajuns test positive for carrying the gene, but that doesn't mean all 27 have Tay-Sachs.