12th Night Party

With Christmas over, Mardi Gras season can now begin. The 12th Night Party is celebrated 12 days after Christmas and marks the official beginning to Mardi Gras events.

Blood shortage in the Ark-La-Tex

What better way to start the New Year off by giving your time and a little blood. Lifeshare blood centers in Shreveport are reporting a shortage in blood and need the public’s help.

Former La. Gov. Edwards and wife to star in new reality show

Former Louisiana governor Edwin Edwards, along with his 34 year-old wife Trina, will star on the small screen in a new reality show on cable channel A&E.

Inaction on Sandy by Congress leaves businesses in limbo

Congress passed only a fraction of the Sandy relief bill Friday, which means that most businesses devastated by the storm are still waiting for help.

SFD responds to 1st fire fatality of 2013

Last night, Greg Mills, 51, was the victim in Shreveport’s first fire fatality of the year.

Best car sales in five years

Strong demand from car buyers in December led automakers to close out the best year for U.S. car sales since before the recession, and the biggest one-year jump in sales in 28 years.

Forget discouraged, 3 million workers hopelessly unemployed

Employers may be hiring, but there's another big problem with the job market that isn't being tracked as closely: the hopelessly unemployed.

Elio Motors coming to old GM plant

City, parish state and even national leaders gathered at the old GM plant in Caddo Parish on Thursday.

Lt. Gov. Dardenne reschedules Shreveport music event

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne is rescheduling the Louisiana Soundtrack Experience Series in Shreveport. Originally slated for Jan. 19, the concert, film screening and panel discussion will take place Feb. 23.

I-20 Construction

Driving on interstate 20 for the next few months? You might want to give yourself more time to get to your destination.