DOTD to hold public meeting

DOTD will host a public meeting to present roadway safety improvements on La. 511 (East 70th) from La. 523 (Line Avenue) to Fern Avenue.

Barksdale Air Force Base turns 80

Barksdale Air Force Base, which is named in honor of Lieutenant Eugene Hoy Barksdale celebrated its eightieth anniversary today.

Former first dog dies after battle with cancer

Former President George W. Bush's dog Barney died after battling with lymphoma. Barney was 12 years old. Mr. Bush released this statement below:

Gunman robs Shreveport business at gunpoint

Shreveport Police investigators are asking the public for help in identifying a gunman who robbed a business on Thursday. At about 12:55 p.m., the bandit entered Easy Money Loans, located at 7013 Pines Road, and robbed the store.

Police: No major advances in search for Texas prosecutor's killer

Investigators on Friday were reviewing the cases that a Texas prosecutor was handling for possible clues about what led to his killing.

ETX Fugitive found hiding in vacant house following 13 hour manhunt

A wanted fugitive was caught hiding in a trailer Friday morning after authorities had been searching over half a day for him.

Photographs implicate Ponchatoula man as child rapist, detectives looking for victims

A search of a man’s home in Ponchatoula uncovered sexually explicit photographs of children and videos of infants being forced to engage in sexual activity. Detectives are now working to identify his victims.

Mental health budget cuts could hurt the general public

Every time Keithville mother, Sandy Harris, hears about a school shooting, her heart goes out to the shooter's parents.

Fire destroys Bossier City trailer

Early Friday morning, the Bossier City Fire Department was called to battle a fire at a small trailer.