Porch-sitting could lead to West Nile

012 was a bad year for West Nile virus here in Louisiana with close to 400 cases total. And the contributing factors are almost as numerous as the cases themselves.

3rd homicide of the year in Shreveport

Just seven days into the new year, Shreveport has already had it's 3rd homicide of 2013. Around 6:30 Monday evening, the Shreveport Police Department was called to a shooting that happened in the 2500 block of Mabel Street.

Lack of donations in 2012 means cuts for 2013

With fiscal years done for many Ark-La-Tex charities, the news is in, and it isn't all good.

Work continues at Camp Minden

Louisiana State Police's Hazmat team started moving 6 million pounds of illegally stored M-6 propellant on December 1, and after over a month segregating the product, they have moved over 5.5 million pounds.

Homeless man killed in fire

One homeless man is dead following a fire in 2800 block of Truly lane, near Summer Grove drive. The fire happened yesterday night and is believe to have started in the woods.

Police: Louisiana bus driver allegedly drunk when he dropped off students

A school bus driver was arrested this morning after he endangered the lives of roughly 49 children. At the time of his arrest, the 26-year-old man had a blood alcohol level that was more than two-times the legal limit.

Police: Images of children at a BMX park found in man’s bathroom

A 65-year-old man was locked up for allegedly stalking children at a BMX track in Gretna.

Beloved Wiley College professor killed in motorcycle wreck

Wiley College Professor Valentyn Siniak died in a motorcycle accident on Friday night, a Wiley College spokesperson tells KETK.

Shreveport teen shot while sleeping inside home

Shreveport police are investigating a shooting in the Queensborough neighborhood that hospitalized a local teen.