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Fallen officer laid to rest

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the State of Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas were in Texarkana, Texas today to pay their last respects to Texarkana Police Officer William Sprague.

Help is available with free PTSD screening at BAFB

A free post-traumatic stress disorder screening will be available for Airmen, families and retirees at the Base Exchange June 20.

6 Explo employees in custody after explosives charges

Six Explo employees are now in custody, after being indicted on June 10, by a Webster Parish Grand Jury.

Campti man arrested for theft of copper

Investigators from the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations/Alexandria Field Office arrested Jim Jones, 61, of Campti, LA, on Thursday, June 13, 2013, for theft of copper (over $1,000).

May the spirits of Shreveport move you at Paranormal Fest 2013

June 20-23, 2013, Downtown Shreveport, Louisiana, will be thoroughly otherworldly. Louisiana’s Weirder Side: Downtown Shreveport Paranormal Festival will run Thursday through Sunday with a long list of spooky happenings.

1 dead in Webster Parish crash

On Tuesday at 8:02 p.m., Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 518 east of U.S. Highway 79.

UPDATE: Arrest made in death of Shreveport toddler

An arrest has been made in connection with the investigation into the death of a Shreveport toddler.

Salvation Army opens "Carla's Haven"

It's been almost a year since Carla Lenert Boyd died unexpectedly, but since then she hasn't stopped helping people posthumously.

Splash Kingdom attempts to break world record

June 18, more that 700 pools and water parks attempted to break the Guinness World Record for the largest swim lesson. One of the water parks involved was Splash Kingdom in Shreveport.

UPDATE: Power outages reported in northwest LA, ETX

UPDATE (5:09 P.M.) As of 5:09 p.m., all outages in East Texas have been restored, as well as all in DeSoto and Veron Parishes in Louisiana. However, Sabine Parish has been added to the power outage list.