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Social media helps nab social misfit

A Shreveport man was arrested Wednesday after authorities learned of his criminal involvement through a social networking site. 

State representative calling on Gov. Jindal to expand Medicaid

In a new bill to be voted on in the April session of the Louisiana House of Representative, District 3 Representative Barbara Norton is asking Governor Jindal to accept an offer to expand Medicaid.

Police and four others hospitalized after accident

Just after midnight Wednesday, a Shreveport Police patrol car hit another car while trying to pull over a motorcyclist.

Ex-boyfriend arrested in Shreveport casino kidnapping

The Shreveport Police Department have arrested a man after a kidnapping at a Shreveport casino earlier Wednesday morning.

Caddo Sheriff's Office seeks man for ID theft and fraud

A Caddo Parish man is wanted by authorities for defrauding banks, posing as a religious leader. Anthony Scott Guidry, 35, has a history of committing financial crimes and white-collar schemes.

Sibley woman seriously injured in three car crash

A 19-year-old Sibley woman was seriously injured in a car wreck on Monday in Bossier Parish.

Caddo Parish teenagers arrested for property damage

Three Caddo Parish teenagers were arrested Tuesday for property damage in the Ellerbe Road area.

Joint narcotics operations nets at least a dozen arrests

A Caddo Parish joint narcotics opeartions led to the arrest of at least a dozen drug dealers and users on March 15.

Bossier Arts Council to premier original play

The Bossier Arts Council’s East Bank Theatre is thrilled to announce their upcoming production of Bumped Off by local playwright Mat Latz.

19-year-old bank robber sentenced to 7 years in federal prison

Texarkana, Tx (KETK) — U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced Tuesday a Texarkana man has been sentenced to federal prison for a Texarkana bank robbery.