Local News

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Mudbug Madness Training

Since moving to Shreveport, everybody has told me about a fabulous festival called Mudbug Madness. I was excited to give it a go, but also a little nervous.

20 fire trucks respond to railroad fire

Just after 11am, the part a Kansas City Southern train carrying railroad ties caught on fire near East 85th St. and Fairfield in Shreveport.

New upgrades expected for Riverview Park

The Shreveport City Council along with the Red River Waterway Commission are exploring options to add some major upgrades to the Riverview Park in downtown Shreveport.

City honors fallen Navy Seals

Lieutenant Commander Jonas B. Kelsall and Chief Petty Officer Robert J. Reeves died with 29 others when their helicopter crashed after an attack from Afghan insurgents. Both Kelsall and Reeves were honored in Shreveport today.

Shreveport PD arrest two for operating meth lab

Two people were arrested after a search of their residence at 1100 block of St. Vincent Street in Shreveport uncovered ingredients used to make meth.

Facebook posts claiming attempted Bossier City child abductions

There are posts circulating on Facebook claiming allegations of several recent attempted child abductions in Bossier City involving a man in a white van. This is not the case.

2013 Cross Lake Flotilla scheduled for Saturday

The Shreveport Police Department invites you to come out and enjoy a day long event featuring music, food and fun on the water.

Dr. and Mrs. Melvin Stevens honored with scholarship

Former students, family and friends honored a retired Northwestern State University professor and his wife to acknowledge help and support they received from the couple while earning their undergraduate degrees.

Results of Bossier City police safety checkpoint

 The Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 900 block of Swan Lake Road today as part of the department’s continued participation in the Click It or Ticket initiative sponsored by the National Highway Saf

Funeral arrangements planned for Caddo Commissioner Joyce Bowman

A public funeral has been planned for late Caddo Commissioner Joyce Bowman after she passed away Sunday morning.