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BPCC records highest number of graduates in school history

Once again, Bossier Parish Community College not only records the highest spring enrollment in its forty-six year history, the College is set to graduate its highest number of students during two graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 10 in the H

Caddo sheriff announces recipient of college scholarship

Ansley Burlison of Caddo Parish is the recipient of an academic scholarship from the Louisiana Sheriffs' Scholarship Program, Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator announced Wednesday.

Arrest warrant secured in fatal shooting

Shreveport police detectives secured an arrest warrant for Andrew Smith, 19, accused of fatally shooting a man near north Shreveport Tuesday night.

DNA evidence lands car-jacking suspect in jail

Shreveport Police have arrested Donnie Ray Baker Jr., 34, for car-jacking a woman last month after DNA evidence matched Baker to the crime.

NAACP asking for apology for 1946 lynching

The Webster Parish branch of the NAACP thinks and injustice was done in 1946, one that still doesn't have justice.

Helping seniors

Catholic Charities based out of New Orleans was in Shreveport today giving away boxed food and can goods to help senior citizens throughout the parish.

Shreveport PD seeking owner of wallet

Shreveport Police investigators are hopeful that the discovery of a photograph found inside a missing wallet may lead to the identity of the owner.

BPCC Middle College students to graduate Wednesday

BPCC will hold its Middle College program graduation ceremony at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, in the BPCC Performing Arts Theatre (Building C), 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, LA.

Shreveport man arrested for carrying a weapon on school property

A Shreveport man is behind bars following authorities discovery of a weapon on a school campus.

Family mourns loss of man killed in drive-by shooting

Family members have only good memories of 20 year old Devonta Demarcus English. English was killed Sunday night, in what Bossier Police believe to be a drive by shooting at the corner of Wilder and Burchett in Bossier City.