Local News

Locals responds to the announcement to close DTN's air traffic tower

Friday afternoon, the FAA announced they would be closing 149 airport towers on April 7, including Shreveport's Downtown Airport, DTN, and Texarkana's Webb Field, TXK.

The end of Hollywood South?

Shreveport and Bossier City's own "Olympus Has Fallen" opened this weekend, raking in over $30 million dollars. That means the film made back almost 40% of its $80 million dollar budget.

ETX school to host hog hunt for scholarships

Union Grove ISD is hosting its first annual scholarship foundation hog hunt. The hunt will begin Friday, March 22 at 4:00 p.m., and end on Sunday, March 24 at 2:00 p.m.

2 Ark-La-Tex airports on list of control towers to close

The Federal Aviation Administration announced Friday the list of airport control towers closing due to sequestration, which includes the Shreveport Downtown Airport and Texarkana Regional-Webb Field.

U.S. Honor Flag spends the night in Bossier City

The U.S. Army flag was in the Ark-La-Tex for the second time this month Thursday. After driving from Dallas late Wednesday night, the flag stopped at Louisiana State Police's Bossier City office for about 12 hours.

Volunteers come from coast to coast to build homes for veterans

Although they just started building the homes for veterans on March 9, Fuller Center for Housing volunteers have already made an impressive start.

ETX inmate tased at jail, dies in hospital

A Gregg County inmate died Thursday while in custody of the sheriff's department. Authorities tased Bobby Madewell, Jr., early in the morning.

Fourth suspect in auto parts thefts surrenders to Bossier Sheriff's Office

A fourth suspect wanted for stealing parts from used cars turned herself into the Bossier Sheriff's Office on Wednesday.

Caddo fugitive caught after leading authorities on chase

Caddo Parish deputies arrested a Shreveport man following a car chase a Thursday morning.

Social media helps nab social misfit

A Shreveport man was arrested Wednesday after authorities learned of his criminal involvement through a social networking site.