Local News

Shreveport development nominated for award

Three downtown development projects have been nominated for the State of Louisiana’s Heritage Award.

Looking for a job

The Margaritaville Hotel and Casino is not the only local casino hiring. The Eldorado Hotel and Casino is hosting an upcoming job fair.

Shreveport Police cracking down on "flossin'"

When the sun comes out in Shreveport, so do many of the cruisers, and after complaints from neighbors, Shreveport Police are cracking down on people cruising, or as it's called on the streets, flossin'.

Bossier Schools closing facilities

The Bossier Parish School Board has voted to close two popular education centers to save the system around 1.7 million a year in costs.

Caddo Sheriff's office to honor crime victims, advocates

Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator will open 2013 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week on Monday, April 22, with a local ceremony honoring victims and advocates.

If disaster hit the Ark-La-Tex

In the wake of the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion, it is easy to wonder what would happen in the Ark-La-Tex if something similar happened here.

Restaurant closes after 38 years

Opened in 1975, Panos Diner served its last meal Friday.

2013 National crime victims' rights week

According to a National Crime Victimization Survey, more than 50 percent of violent crimes were not reported to police in 2006-2010.

Childrens' author visits Bossier School

The students and faculty at Bellaire Elementary School in Bossier have been eagerly anticipating a visit and today they got it. Best-selling children’s author Jan Brett spent the day with students to encourage reading.

2 Texarkana gun related domestic violence incidents this week

On average, there are about a thousand domestic violence incidents in the Texarkana metro area annually, and those are just the cases that are reported. The Domestic Violence Prevention, Inc.