Local News

Chimp Haven celebrating for two reasons

The first 9 of 110 chimpanzees rescued from the New Iberia Research Center have arrived at Keithville's Chimp Haven.

Stolen property leads to car chase, shooting in ETX

Three people are being questioned Wednesday for an alleged shooting in the Lufkin area. Officials with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office tell KETK it happened just off Highway 59 on Winston 8 Ranch Road, north of Lufkin.

ETX man breaks into woman's home, threatens neighbors with rifle

Neighbors of an alleged armed man were given a scare Tuesday, after he broke into a person's house and threatened several people with a rifle.

Fugitive captured by U.S. Marshals in Shreveport

A northwest Louisiana fugitive is finally behind bars after being on the run for more than a month.

Roe v. Wade:40 years later

On January 22, 1973 the Supreme Court ruled that a Texas law that made helping woman with abortions was illegal was unconstitutional in landmark case, Roe v. Wade.

Two suspects charged with breaking into cars at Boardwalk

Bossier City police have caught and arrested two suspects who allegedly broke into several vehicles Saturday night at the Louisiana Boardwalk.

West Shreveport restaurant robbed at gunpoint

Early Tuesday morning, the Waffle House just off Pines Road was robbed at gunpoint.

Bossier Sheriff's Office announces scholarship opportunity

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington is currently accepting applications from Bossier Parish students for a $500 college scholarship with the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program.

Caddo Sheriff's Office to offer training for concealed handgun permit

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone 21 and older wanting to obtain a concealed handgun permit, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

School bus runs over, kills 18-month-old ETX girl

According to Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith, a toddler was run over Tuesday afternoon, at around 3:30 p.m., by a Chapel Hill school bus on Pearl Street near the intersection of Gallion Avenue.