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Student completes bike trek, promotes understanding

A Northwestern State University student was among 36 cyclists and crew members who biked across the state of Florida during a two-week trek earlier this summer.

Fire contained at Shreveport building

The Shreveport Fire Department had their hands full this afternoon containing a fire near the downtown area. The fire took place at the Mid City Plaza on Jordan Street in Shreveport just after 12:30 this afternoon.

Immunization shots important

The Department of Health and Hospitals is encouraging and reminding parents about the importance of immunization shots for kids before they head back to school next month.

Caddo Parish completes investigation into death of 3-year-old, declared accidental

The Caddo Parish Coroner's Office has completed its investigation into the death of Sariah Delafosse.

Northwestern State announces 'Honor Roll'

One thousand eighteen undergraduate students at Northwestern State University were named to the Honor Roll for the Spring 2013 semester.

Meth lab discovery leads to arrest

Agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force were investigating a drug complaint on Wednesday when they discovered an active meth lab at the Blanchard Mobile Home Villa.

Caddo Crime Stoppers to facilitate conference with family members of city's latest homicide victims

Crime Stoppers of Caddo Parish is facilitating a conference with the family members of homicide victims Irene and Carise Ellison to plea to the public for information regarding identifying the suspect(s) responsible for Shreveport's latest

Northwestern State releases 'Dean's List'

Nine hundred and forty-four students at Northwestern State University have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2013 semester, according to Northwestern State Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs Dr.

Northwestern State releases 'President's List'

Four hundred and forty-nine students at Northwestern State University have been named to the President’s List for the Spring 2013 semester, according to NSU President Dr. Randall J. Webb.

Hosston man arrested after stabbing brother 3 times

A Hosston man is in jail Thursday charged with stabbing his brother, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator. Jeffery Jackson, 33, was chaged and booked ino the Caddo Correctional Center for aggravated second-degree battery.