Local News

Bond Commission approves over $72 million for local projects across the state

The State Bond Commission approved over $72.9 million for projects statewide and approximately $3.9 million in savings from refinancing existing public debt at its July 18th meeting, according to State Treasurer John Kennedy.

Cruise missile flight Airmen protect aircrews, aim for excellence

There's one place on base where a critical part of the Barksdale mission fuels, maintains, loads and tests missiles under one roof.

Still no superintendent for Caddo Parish Schools

January 15, the Caddo School Board announced they wouldn't be renewing the contract of current superintendent Gerald Dawkins.

ETX Sergeant cleared of any wrong-doing in lawsuit filed by former inmate

A Sergeant with the Harrison County Sheriff's Office has been cleared of any wrong-doing in a lawsuit filed by a former inmate in the Harrison County Jail.

Shreveport-Bossier see tourist boost

According to officials, tourist numbers were up by 3 percent compared to this time last year. The Shreveport-Bossier gaming market also played a significant part in the increase bringing in almost half of the business.

Bossier PD arrest man for aggravated batery on a police officer, drug possession

Bossier City police arrested a disorderly man Sunday after he refused to leave a local hotel but not before he became violent toward officers and was taken into custody with the use of a less-than-lethal beanbag shotgun.

Shreveport PD investigating weekend shooting

Shreveport police are investigating a weekend shooting that left two people injured near west Shreveport.

Shreveport Police seeking convicted burglar

Shreveport Police investigators are seeking the whereabouts of a convicted burglar who is wanted for numerous other burglaries in the Shreveport area.

Shreveport man killed in apparent home invasion

Shreveport Police are investigating an apparent home invasion attempt that left one man dead Saturday morning in west Shreveport. It happened at 3:30 a.m. in the3800 block of Murvon Street for a shooting.