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NSU to hold summer Driver's Ed classes

Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a summer driver education class May 28-31. The class will be held at South Hall from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Shreveport apartment fire leaves eight families homeless

A fire that broke out just after 5 p.m. Sunday destroyed building number 37 at the Aspen Apartments, located on Baird Rd. in Shreveport, leaving eight families without a home.

Probationary police officer arrested

Shreveport Police officials arrested a probationary police officer yesterday. Police officials charged him with a felony following a complaint received by the department yesterday evening.

Shreveport Police arrest woman in connection with shooting

Shreveport Police have arrested a local woman who is in connection with a shooting that claimed the life of a Shreveport man earlier this week.

Shreveport Police looking for missing girl

Shreveport Police are looking for a missing 12 year old girl. The Shreveport Police Department needs help finding a missing girl who has not been seen or heard from since yesterday.

Traffic diverstion on LA 120 to LA 6

There is police activity on LA 6. Please avoid that area, there is a traffic diversion from US 171 to LA 120 to LA 6. Police are asking that you avoid this area for the next three to four hours.  

College celebrates milestone

May is the month for graduations and while many graduates are celebrating their completion of college, one local school is celebrating a milestone.

Vivian man arrested for rape

A 19-year-old Vivian man was arrested Thursday for rape and related offenses.

Bossier DPS: Road work to begin at Dogwood Trail starting May 15

Beginning Wednesday, May 15, 2013, the Dogwood Trail Bridge over Red Chute Bayou at the entrance of Dogwood Subdivision will be closed. The existing bridge will be removed and a new bridge constructed during the closure.

Shreveport mayor reserves an Elio

Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover is one of the latest to reserve an Elio car. The mayor tweeted he was very excited about his purchase. He'll have to wait on picking a color; Elio Motors Inc.