Local News

Colombian professor visiting Northwestern State

A professor from Universidad Libre-Cartagena, Colombia, is visiting Northwestern State University to tour facilities, meet with faculty and explore the university’s resources. Diego A.

1 arrested after west Sherveport murder

Authorities have arrested a local man accused of murder in west Shreveport early Thursday morning.

Authorities arrest suspect wanted in connection with 2 month old shooting

Authorities have captured a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that injured a local man two months ago in east Shreveport.

Mayor of Minden passes away

Bill Robertson, Minden Mayor, passed away Wednesday night at The Promise in Bossier City.

CHRISTUS Health announces closure dates for their St. Mary's campus

CHRISTUS Health Shreveport-Bossier announced Friday, September 6th as the official close date of certain services on the Schumpert campus.

Fmr. LSU Tiger, Dallas Cowboy to hold free football camp in Shreveport

Morris Claiborne, former LSU cornerback and the Dallas Cowboys’ 2012 first-round draft pick, held his inaugural youth football camp in Shreveport last July.

IBM hosts Shreveport job fair

IBM officials were in Shreveport today looking to fill around 800 tech jobs that could soon be coming to the State of Louisiana. The Shreveport Job Fair will run from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today at the Shreveport Convention Center.

Firework safety in the Ark-La-Tex

The 4th of July holiday is upon us and fireworks stands are setting up in the Ark-La-Tex. Officials with the Shreveport Fire Department are encouraging residents to practice firework safety first before you light the fuse.

Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival set for July 19-20

The 34th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival will be held July 19-20 in Prather Coliseum on the Northwestern State University campus. The Festival will be on Friday, July 19 from 4:30 p.m. until 11:15 p.m. and Saturday, July 20 from 8 a.m.

Arrest warrant issued for Shreveport murder

Authorities have obtained a warrant for the arrest of a local man accused of murder in west Shreveport Thursday morning.