Local News

Shale-shocked: the Haynesville Shale

Ask people in DeSoto or Red River Parishes and they'll tell you the Haynesville Shale isn't what it used to be, but even they might be surprised to learn there are only 35 rigs running in the area.

SWEPCO reporting major power outages

Swepco is reporting over 528,000 people are without power right now. The largest area affected by outages is Caddo Parish with over 120,000 customers without electricity.

Storms leave major damage

Storms that moved through Ark-La-Tex this evening left some major damage behind. Crews were out along Buncombe Road in Shreveport where multiple power lines and trees were down as a result of the storm.

Storm damage reports for NETX, northwest LA

Harrison County officials have been notified by the National Weather Service that there was an “indication” of a tornado that has caused damage in Waskom, Elysian Fields, and Greenwood, Louisiana.

SSA reveals Louisiana's 'Most Popular Baby Names' for 2012

Social Security Reveals the Most Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2012 See the list at www.socialsecurity.gov

Child care workers arrested for child abuse

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office arrested three workers at a Haughton child care Wednesday on charges stemming from simple battery to cruelty to a juvenile of young children at the daycare center over the past couple of weeks.

LA law enforcement torch run for 'Special Olympics' kicks off May 17th

Northwest Louisiana law enforcement agencies will kick off this year’s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Louisiana tomorrow, May 17, 2019 with a ceremony beginning at 9 a.m., on the Milam Street side of the Caddo Parish Court

Gardening service project engages first graders in multidisciplinary learning

Two members of the Northwestern State University faculty concluded a service project with Natchitoches first graders that integrated learning with gardening, nutrition and exercise. Dr. Michelle Morris and Dr.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Lasyone's Meat Pie Restaurant

Natchitoches is synonymous with meat pies. Having never had one, I asked around to see where I should go; I got just one answer, Lasyone's Meat Pie Restaurant at 622 2nd Street in Natchitoches.

City council votes down funding bonds for water line

Monday night, the Texarkana, Texas City Council voted down bonds that would pay to move and update a water line running along the 82 from New Boston to DeKalb.