Local News

New tax for mall shoppers

The new 1 percent sales tax the City Council voted on kicks in this week at the Mall St. Vincents in Shreveport. The tax is expected to help pay for a major renovation to the mall which will cost around 16-million dollars.

Shreveport PD release images of suspected gas station robber

Shreveport Police detectives have released video surveillance images of a man suspected of robbing a convenience store last month in north Shreveport.

ETX man dies after being hit by at least 5 cars in Shreveport

Authorities have identified a man who died following a multiple car accident along a stretch of Interstate 220 in west Shreveport Sunday night.

Junior life guard classes offered at NSU

Northwestern State University will offer a Junior Lifeguard course at the NSU Recreation Complex pool.

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force seeking public help in locating home improvement fraud suspect

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is asking the public for help in locating a man wanted on a charge of home improvement fraud.

Aaron James new interim AD at Grambling State University

Aaron James, 60, a 2012 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame member and a member of the Grambling Legends Sports Hall of Fame, is assuming the role of interim athletics director at Grambling State University, effective Monday.

Shreveport PD releases 4th of July advisories

As we head into the Fourth of July holiday, the Shreveport Police Department would like to take this opportunity to remind everyone about our city ordinances governing the use of fireworks.

Scrapbooking class set for July 9

Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a course on basic scrapbooking beginning Tuesday, July 9.

Memorial ceremony to be held honoring fallen Arizona firefighters

A memorial ceremony is scheduled to honor Arizona Firefighters.

Give blood for free food

Lifeshare Blood Centers along with the Eldorado Casino is hosting a blood drive this week.