Local News

Rangers acquire Rios from White Sox

The Texas Rangers have acquired a big bat to add to the lineup. Arlington will welcome, now former Chicago White Sox right fielder, Alex Rios. Rios, 32, has a .277 season batting average with 12 home runs and 55 RBIs.

Bossier City firefighter civil service test applications being accepted

The Bossier City Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entrance firefighter civil service test to be administered on October 22, 2013 at the Bossier City Public Safety Training Center, 5850 Shed Road.

Ten Caddo Parish schools removed from academically unacceptable status

The Louisiana Department of Education released the Academically Unacceptable Schools (AUS) list on Tuesday and Caddo had 10 schools that were removed from the AUS list.

Airmen create lasting legacy, enrich tradition

Airmen will have a chance to take part in the design of Air Force Global Strike Command's Order of the Sword, a military tradition dating back to Europe in the early twelfth century.

Hybrid car will make a huge difference for non-profit

Every day, hunger is a bigger and bigger problem for the people of Northwest Louisiana, and it’s one that the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana try to combat, but state wide budget cuts to non-profits are making that harder and harder.

Shreveport fire fighters save kitten while battling 2 fires in the heat

The Shreveport Fire Department responded to two fires today with heat nearing the triple digits. The first fire was dispatched at 9:55 AM in the 400 block of Abilene Street.

Shreveport's Fire Station 8 saves building

The Shreveport Fire Department was dispatched at 9:07 PM Wednesday night t for a reported building on fire in the 5000 block of Hearne Avenue.

LA Boardwalk hosting 'Back-to-School Style Search' August 10

As the only outlet in the region celebrating TEEN VOGUE Back-to-School Saturday™ this Saturday, August 10, The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk (www.louisianaboardwalk.com) is hosting its first Back-to-School Style Search competition.

BSO unveils new cars

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington rolled out the first vehicles with the new look and logo for the Bossier Sheriff’s Office this week.