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Mental evaluation ordered for New Boston suspect

Shannon Richardson, suspected of sending ricin laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, spent the afternoon in a Texarkana court Thursday.

Caddo Schools show improvement

The Office of the Superintendent for the Caddo Parish School System recently released the state of the school report. According to the report, the system has made some major improvements over the last 5 years.

Have dinner while helping a little boy

Thursday, June 9, from now until 9pm, McAlister's Deli on 70th Street in Shreveport will be raising money for Tiser Lusk.

UPDATE: Bossier PD identify body found in local bayou

UPDATE (3:30 p.m.): The woman whose body was recovered from the bayou behind the Arc of Acadiana Northwest center this morning is identified as 53-year-old Pamela Owens.

Governor Jindal signs legislation to protect hunting game donations and combat hunger across the state

Yesterday, Governor Bobby Jindal signed legislation that encourages and protects charitable giving of hunting game at a bill signing ceremony with representatives from the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission and Hunters for the Hungry.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: "Artspace, The Making of Epic"

Forget YOLO, this summer, the hot word is Epic, as in the Making of Epic exhibit at Shreveport's Artspace.

2 children seriously injured in Bossier Parish crash

Earlier today, a crash involving a small motorized scooter seriously injured two children.

Textbooks to Oklahoma

Thousands of textbooks no longer being used by Bossier Schools have been boxed up and is on the way to the school district in Moore, Oklahoma, thanks to the support of Tango Transport.

Fallen officer laid to rest

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the State of Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas were in Texarkana, Texas today to pay their last respects to Texarkana Police Officer William Sprague.

Help is available with free PTSD screening at BAFB

A free post-traumatic stress disorder screening will be available for Airmen, families and retirees at the Base Exchange June 20.