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Jackson named director of financial aid at Northwestern State

Lauren Jackson has been named director of the Office of Student Financial Aid at Northwestern State University. Jackson’s appointment has been approved by the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.

Person of interest in ricin case files for divorce

It's generally not a good sign for a marriage when a wife allegedly turns her husband over to the FBI for possibly sending letters that tested positive for the poison ricin to politicians.

Teen cancer patient awarded honorary diploma

4 long years, Sterlen Shepard has hit the books, studying hard while enrolled at Booker T. Washington High School in Shreveport, looking forward to graduating with friends and classmates.

Caddo takes superintendent search online

Any student, parent, employee or community member wishing to give their input on the search for the new superintendent search can now do so online.

Local Business helping Oklahoma

Bossier Power Equipment is collecting items for the victims of the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma. Donations will be accepted now through Tuesday, June 11th.  

What do residents want to see in the next superintendent

With Caddo Parish School Officials focusing on the superintendent search, we wanted to know what do residents want to see in the next superintendent for the Caddo School System?

Nacogdoches native on TX Sports Hall of Fame ballot

According to Smoaky.com, the Texas Sports Hall of Fame Selection Committee, comprised of media members around the state and chaired by Denne Freeman, has set the final ballot of nominees to be voted on for the Class of 2014.

BREAKING: 2 dead in ETX trailer fire

Two people are dead after a trailer fire in Shelby County. The Shelby County Sheriff's Office and Center Fire Department responded to a trailer fire on County Road 4293 around 5:30 Thursday morning.

Shreveport Police Chief places officer on administrative leave

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw has placed a police officer on administrative Thursday morning, following an allegation of possible policy violations.

Delta Air Lines to close Memphis hub after summer travel season, eliminate nonstop service to/from Shreveport

On Tuesday, June 4, Delta Air Lines announced the upcoming closure of its hub in Memphis effective September 3. This reduction in service will include the elimination of nonstop service to/from Shreveport.