Local News

Barksdale Lt. General nominated for promotion

President Barack Obama has recognized one of Barksdale's own, nominating Lt. Gen. James M. Kowalski, for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as deputy commander, U.S.

Shreveport man arrested after several shots fired into the air this afternoon

Shreveport Police have arrested a man who fired several shots this afternoon following a dispute in Shreveport.

Bossier FCT seeks gold, silver scammers

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help with finding two suspects who recently sold bogus gold and silver bars to two local businesses.

CSO to host fish fry July 19 to benefit Angel Tree

The Caddo Sheriff's Office will hold a fish fry from 10 a.m., - 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 19, at the south substation, 9956 Mansfield Road, near Keithville.

NEW JOBS: Honeywell makes $208 million investment for 4 LA production plants

Baton Rouge, Shreveport, and Geismar will gain new jobs with average salaries of $68,300 plus benefits. The jobs are due to a $208 million investment by Honeywell to create four production plants.

5 arrested for Shreveport burglary

Five suspects are now facing felony charges following an early morning burglary of a convenience store in west Shreveport.

BBB creates NSU scholarship

Better Business Bureau Serving Central Louisiana and the Ark-La-Tex established a scholarship at Northwestern State University to benefit a business administration major from their service area.

'Sign Up Saturday' to be held July 20

"Sign Up Saturday," an annual youth sports, health and wellness expo will take place on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Bossier Civic Center from 10:00 a.m., until 2:00 p.m.

Sign Up Saturday for area youth to be held this weekend

Sign Up Saturday ®, an annual youth sports, health and wellness expo will take place on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Bossier Civic Center from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Shreveport Police investigate weekend shooting

Shreveport Police detectives are investigating a weekend shooting that has left a local man fighting for his life.