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Helping our teens

The Northwest Louisiana Volunteers of America chapter is implementing a new free program for teenagers that focus on life skills, healthy behaviors, and community service.

National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month and the Northwest Louisiana Chapter of the Red Cross is encouraging residents to be proactive.

760 pound gator pulled by hunter in West Baton Rouge Parish

Alligator hunting season is in full swing and one catch turned some heads over the weekend.

Armored car guard arrested for stealing $60,000 deposit bag

An employee of a local armored car company was arrested by Caddo sheriff's deputies for stealing a $60,000 deposit bag, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Caddo Sheriff's Office to accept bids on two horses

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office will accept bids from 9 a.m. to noon, Thursday, September, 19 on two horses picked up off Domino Drive in Caddo Parish. Up for sale are a 3- year-old sorrel mare and her 6-month-old bay filly.

8-year-old shot while sleeping in home; detectives search for clues

A  child was injured overnight when a stray bullet ripped through her legs while she slept in her home. It happened just before midnight on Monday.

Copper wiring stolen from Independence Stadium

The jumbo-tron at Independence Stadium wasn't working during the past weekend's Battle on the Border football event, but not because of a computer glitch.

Louisiana gaming fraud fugitive arrested in Connecticut

A Louisiana gaming fraud fugitive was caught in a Connecticut casino this past weekend.

New sewer plant coming to Bossier Parish

The Bossier Parish Community will soon have a new sewer treatment facility. The facility will service mostly rural residents throughout the parish.

Man arrested for dwi, Caddo Parish Lieutenant charged with dwi

A minor accident leads to the arrest of one man for driving while intoxicated.