2 accused of fraudulently claiming property owned by deceased woman

Two people were arrested today in connection with a fraudulent land transfer involving property belonging to a woman who has been dead for 17 years.

NFL admits Green Bay should have won, won't overturn call

Sputtering frustration over replacement officials in the National Football League burst into full-open revolt after a controversial end-zone call that decided the fate -- wrongly, it turns out -- of Monday night's game between the Green Bay

Local authorities raising money to help buy Christmas gifts for needy

The Caddo Sheriff's Office will hold a fish fry from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday, September 28, at the south substation, 9956 Mansfield Road, near Keithville.

Caddo Sheriff's Office taking back unused prescription drugs Saturday

Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw are urging people in the area to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs this Saturday at Sheriff's Safety Town for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Harrison County woman sentenced in meth trafficking ring

A 33-year-old Karnack woman has been sentenced to federal prison for trafficking meth in East Texas.

Texas A&M Forest Service: 301 million trees killed by drought

A Texas A&M Forest Service survey of hundreds of forested plots scattered across the state shows 301 million trees were killed as a result of the devastating 2011 drought.

Man stabbed near Shreveport homeless shelter

A Shreveport man was hospitalized Friday after he was allegedly attacked near a local homeless shelter.

Six Caddo Parish businesses caught selling to underage customers

Caddo sheriff's deputies checked 30 businesses on Sunday for compliance with laws governing the sale of alcohol to underage persons. Employees of six businesses were found in violation, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Justices will soon decide whether to take up same-sex marriage appeals

The Supreme Court may announce as early as Tuesday whether it will take up the divisive issue of same-sex marriage.

Marijuana found stuffed in tire, gas tank at Texas port

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Fabens port of entry seized 754 pounds of marijuana Saturday. It was one of seven drug busts totaling 1,337 pounds made by area CBP officers this weekend.