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Mugbug Madness kicks off with eating contest

The 30th annual Mudbug Madness festival kicked off Thursday morning at Shreveport's Festival Plaza with a celebrity eating contest featuring KMSS' own Annie Andersen.

Hurricane preparedness tax free weekend

Forecasters with Weather Services International released their first predictions for the 2013 hurricane season estimating 16 named storms, nine hurricanes, and five category 3 or higher intense hurricanes.

Police release surveillance in convenience store robbery

Shreveport Police have released video surveillance of two suspects accused of committing an armed at a local convenience store in west Shreveport Wednesday morning.

Helping Oklahoma

Two Caddo Parish sheriff’s deputies are back home after providing law enforcement relief in tornado-stricken Moore, OK.

NSU closed for Memorial Day

Northwestern State University will be closed Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday. Watson Library and the Wellness, Recreation and Activity Center will be closed Monday.

VIDEO: Shreveport PD seek suspects in residential burglary

Shreveport Police Investigators need assistance in identifying a man and woman, possibly teens, who, on Thursday, May 9th, 2013, at around noon, entered the homeowner's residence without authorization, and took several items of value.

Suspect arrested in shots fired incident

A Shreveport man has been arrested after allegedly firing multiple shots into a car near west Shreveport Wednesday evening.

Shreveport police investigate fatal crash

Authorities have identified a Shreveport woman who died following a two car accident Wednesday evening in Shreveport.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Bill Clinton's first house

Growing up, I was sure I was going to be president. Now, I know that's probably not going to happen, so I live vicariously through other presidents, touring the houses they grew up in.

Schools presented with checks

State Representative Barbara Norton spent the day in Shreveport, first attending a graduation, and then bring smiles to 6 schools in her district.