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SRAC plans a week of local eating with California chefs

On Saturday, June 14 at 7 a.m. to Noon at the Shreveport Farmers Market, culinary artists in Northwest Louisiana go head to head in a two-day cooking competition.

Pair of Shreveport robbers sentenced to more than 130 years in prison

United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that Myles W. Robinson, 21, and Halston M. Smith, 22, both of Shreveport, were  sentenced to 314 years in prison and 138 years in prison, respectively, by U.S.

1 killed in shootout with Bossier City officers

One person was killed Thursday night in a shootout with Bossier City police. That man is 58 year old Larry Jerrils of Walker Michigan. This is the city's first officer invovled shooting in 4 and a half years.

Local artist creates new Bossier City welcome sign

Motorists who make the drive into Bossier City are being welcomed to town in a colorful fashion thanks to the creativity of one local artist.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Mahaffey Farms

Farm fresh might be just a slogan for a lot of farms, but at Mahaffey Farms in Princeton, they really mean it. From chicken coops to delicious veggies and even pigs of all ages, they've got it all.

Local judge pleads guilty to bribery

A former Ouachita County judge is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to a felony. 50 year old James Michael Hesterly, of Camden, Arkansas pleaded guilty to bribery concerning a program receiving federal funds.

Students explore options at BPCC's Energy Camp

The oil and gas industry has long been a huge part of Louisiana's economy., but this week a group of high schoolers got to see there's more than meets the eye.  

Jailer placed on administration following allegations

A Shreveport Police Jailer was placed on administrative leave Wednesday evening by Chief of Police Willie Shaw following allegations of alleged policy violations.

Missing teen found safe, police say

Police say the runaway teen who was reported as a runaway Tuesday has been found safe. Toni Mile, 15, was located unharmed overnight.

Police identify Shreveport woman killed in crash

The Shreveport Police Department has identified a woman who was killed in an overnight crash on the west side of the city.