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Fire destroys vehicles at Benton auto shop

Benton Police are searching for the person who set two vehicles on fire at an auto shop. Officers were called to Benton Auto Care in the 6500 block of Highway 3 around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Legal Group Supports Legislation to Lessen Punishment for Marijuana Charges

If you're caught in posession of marijuana in the state of Louisiana, chances are you could be getting off the hook easier than before.

Michael Vick show at The Strand Theatre creating controversy

It’s hard to forget the pictures of the dogs who were rescued from Michael Vick’s Virginia property in 2007, but it’s those pictures, and the abuse that went along with them, that have some in Shreveport upset that The Strand

VA releases new audit; wait times increase for Shreveport

In light of the scandal surrounding Veteran's hospitals nationwide, the federal government decided to be pro-active.

2 East Texans killed when LA oil rig explodes

According to the Lincoln Parish Sheriff's Office in Louisiana, two East Texas man were killed when an oil rig exploded.

Body of ETX woman missing since 2006 found

The body of an East Texas woman who has been missing since July, 2006, has been found.

Public forum addresses VA hospital system

Shreveport's Overton Brooks VA Medical Center is just of the many veterans hospitals where average wait time for new patients is more than 30 days.

TAPD searching for men who robbed a pharmacy

On June 19, 2014 at 1:00am Texarkana, Arkansas Police responded to the 1200 block of East 35th Street in reference to a 911 call of a burglary of a pharmacy.

SPD: 7 arrested in multi-location drug raid

Sheriff Steve Prator and Chief Willie Shaw announced the Caddo/Shreveport Narcotics Unit conducted an operation at several locations this week resulting in the seizure of marijuana, crack cocaine and a large amount of methamphetamine ice.

Burglars steal TV from West Monroe Walmart

The West Monroe Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying two men and two women who stole a 55-inch Vizio television from a local Wal-Mart recently.