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Shreveport water woes

District G Councilman Sam Jenkins is continuing to push an amendment that would exclude seniors age 65 and older that are on a fixed income from a potential water and sewer rate increase.

Bead Town press conference Wednesday

The Cane River National Heritage Area and the City of Natchitoches will hold a press conference to reveal the concept for Bead Town Natchitoches, a 48-foot mural that will commemorate the city’s 2014 tricentennial.

First B-52 departs to depot for CONECT upgrade

The first B-52H Stratofortress departed Barksdale July 16 and headed to the depot at Tinker AFB, Okla., for the Combat Network Communications Technology upgrade.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: bass fishing on the Red

I know that here in the Ark-La-Tex, one of the most relaxing ways to spend a day in fishing on the Red River, but I was baffled as to why I hadn't tried it out. Not that I had ever tried any type of fishing before....

Fight over television leads to shooting

A 21 year old man is recovering at the hospital after being shot in the chest. Just after noon Wednesday, the DeSoto Parish 911 dispatch received a call from a man saying he had shot another.

UPDATE: Missing Bossier City girl found unharmed Thursday morning

UPDATE: (7/18/2013): Makeba Marie Walton, 14, of Bossier City was located unharmed in Shreveport Thursday morning.  

Caddo superintendent search narrowed to 3

The finalists for superintendent are John Dilworth from Montgomery, Alabama, Agnella Perera from Smithfield, Virginia, and Mary Nash Robinson from Greenwood, Louisiana.

Shreveport set to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its civil rights movement

Tuesday morning, Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover, alongside Rev.

Bossier Sheriff's Office seeking owner of 2 small goats

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is looking for the owner of two small goats that were found by Pleasant Hill Cemetery Road near Plain Dealing on July 12.

Loitering is more than a nuisance

Having the entrances to convenience stores blocked is a fairly common occurrence in Shreveport, but when loiterers do that, it can create a ton of different problems, including making customers feel unwelcome.