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I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Southern Maid Donuts Mansfield Rd.

I love donuts, but I've always been on the front side of the donut shop. So when Southern Maid Donuts at 9359 Mansfield Road in Shreveport invited me in for a behind the scenes look, I was more than ready to get my donut on.

UPDATE: Fourth suspect arrested in vandalism spree

UPDATE (1:47 p.m.): Detectives with the BCPD Property Crimes Unit have arrested a fourth suspect in last weekend’s vandalism spree in south Bossier City.

Camp of hope

Shriners Hospital has been hosting a week long summer camp for pre-teen girls with spina bifida.

Church offering free health screenings

More than 26 million Americans have kidney disease, but most don't realize it. One in three Americans are at risk for kidney disease due to high blood pressure, diabetes or a family history of kidney disease.

New LSU President talks financial problems, unifying all campuses

Freshmen aren't the only ones learning about life at LSU – the new president of the school is as well. F. King Alexander met with a group of incoming freshmen during their orientation session today.

One vehicle wreck leaves on dead Tuesday night in DeSoto Parish

A driver not wearing a seatbelt was killed Tuesday night in DeSoto Parish.

Seemingly 'cold case' ignites with arrest warrant for murder suspect

Authorities secure warrant for the arrest of a murder suspect in a three year old shooting that claimed the life of a Shreveport man.

Authorities seek suspect in home invasion

Authorities are on the hunt for a man wanted in connection with a home invasion that occurred earlier this month in north Shreveport.

VIDEO: U-Haul robbers sought by police

Shreveport Police investigators need assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for the daylight robbery of a local business.

The salvinia struggle

For many fishermen and boater, salvinia is a complete nuisance, getting stuck in motors and closing off parts of likes like Lake Bistineau.