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Mayor Glover calls on Gov. Jindal to assist residents sickened by Harrelson landfill

Mayor Cedric Glover has written a letter to Gov. Bobby Jindal seeking financial assistance for residents who say they’re suffering with various health issues related to emissions from the Harrelson landfill.

Home Depot and VOA renovate some local veterans apartments

The Embassy Apartments on Dee St. are undergoing renovations with the help of Home Depot store volunteers who are working together with Volunteers of America to improve housing for local veterans.

Shreveport Police searching for missing teen

The Shreveport Police Department is looking for a teenager who has been missing since late September.

Man arrested in connection with Shreveport vehicle burglaries

Shreveport Police arrested a man in connection with the burglary of multiple vehicles in south Shreveport.

Do you think the government and hospitals are prepared for an Ebola outbreak?

The Ebola virus is one of the biggest stories in the news with new cases showing up in the United States just a few miles down the road from Shreveport.

Suspect in human trafficking case faces additional charges

 A Texas man arrested earlier this month for his alleged role in human trafficking, now faces new charges in connection with a shooting incident in west Shreveport.

National Feral Cat Day raises awareness to neuter and spay stray cats

If you see a lot of stray cats or hear their cries as you're trying to sleep at night don't worry because the city is working on a solution.

Burglary suspect arrested after pawning stolen items

Shreveport Police detectives have charged a local man after it was learned he illegally possessed and pawned stolen items.

Superintendent Goree talks about the future workforce

A Caddo Parish superintendent spoke to several people about students' futures Thursday.

Parents of runaway child face drug, abuse charges

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says the father and step-mother of the 11-year-old boy who ran away from his Plain Dealing home Tuesday evening have been arrested on six charges of physical child abuse, neglect and drug use.