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Minden man defrauds businesses, sells fake newspaper ads

A Minden man was transferred to Caddo Correctional Center for allegedly selling bogus newspaper ads in the area.

Shreveport teacher arrested for showing obscene photo on phone to student

A Woodlawn High School teacher was taken into custody Tuesday after he was accused of obscenity.

2 suspects arrested in connection with Craigslist robbery

Authorities have arrested two suspects in connection with an overnight robbery in Shreveport. On Monday around 9:20 p.m., Shreveport Police officers responded to a robbery in the 8500 block of Youree Drive.

LA Boardwalk sold to new management

After falling into foreclosure in February of 2011, late last week a company put in an offer to acquire the Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City.

TX school denies allegations in defecation check lawsuit

An East Texas school district being sued for an unlawful strip search of students is adamantly denying those allegations and requesting the case to be dismissed.

ETX dog fighting part of multi-state federal

Two Kansas men were arrested Friday by federal investigators for involvement in a multi-state dog fighting ring, including dog fights near Tyler.

Police investigate Capital One bank robbery

 The Bossier City Police Department is looking for a suspect who robbed the Capital One Bank in the 2000 block of Airline Drive Monday morning.

Fire destroys home in Bossier City

A fire Monday night destroyed a house in Bossier City. At around 10:15 p.m., the Bossier City Fire Department responded to a call about a fire in the 2500 block of Hoyer Street.

Are value menus really a value?

In celebration of Nutrition Month, doctors all around, including LSU Health Sciences Center, are reminding people to eat nutritiously.

Funeral arrangements set for Cullen mayor

Funeral services have been set for Cullen Mayor Dexter Turner, who passed away Friday.