City Council hears proposal

A sales tax was proposed to the Shreveport City Council yesterday in an effort to help give a local mall a major make-over.

Ark-La-Tex food bank running low

One local food bank is asking for the public's assistance to help increase the organization’s food supply.

Keithville man charged with sexual battery on girl

Authorities have charged a Kiethville man with sex crimes involving a juvenile, according to the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office.

Shreveport school coordinator accused of slapping student

A Shreveport woman was issued a summons Tuesday afternoon following allegations that she hit a student at a local school.

Fingerprints link jail bird to additional crime

A fingerprint found at the scene of a burglary has a convicted criminal in trouble with the law again.

20 New Culinary Competitors Brave "Hell's Kitchen"

Award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay welcomes 20 new competitors on the 11th season premiere of HELL’S KITCHEN airing Tuesday, March 12 on FOX.

TX school discusses ban on cheerleaders' religious banners

Cheerleaders in one Texas town say they are fighting for their faith. They were writing scripture on signs for the football players until someone filed a suit.

Two Tulane students busted with 107 grams of ecstasy

Louisiana State Police say a package full of drugs led law enforcement officers to a Tulane University fraternity house.

Legendary pianist, East Texan Van Cliburn dies at 78

Renowned classical pianist Van Cliburn died of bone cancer Wednesday at his home in Fort Worth, Texas, his publicist said. He was 78. Cliburn was born in Shreveport, Lousiana, before moving to Kilgore, Texas at the age of six.

Nightwatch: Stripping away TV stereotypes of police

Almost every police or crime show on television shows at least one person getting arrested, generally after a gun fight or high speed chase. But for Shreveport Patrol Officers, that is hardly what an average day looks like.