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Mardi Gras brings more than just fun to the Ark-La-Tex

People all around the world know the fun that Mardi Gras brings, but what they might not know is the added bonus it brings for businesses.

Convicted rapist, Rick Seaton, appealing conviction

Former Shreveport City Administrator, Rick Seaton, is appealing the rape conviction handed down to him early in 2012.

$64 arrest warrant leads to much bigger arrest

While attempting to serve a $64 warrant for a traffic violation, Shreveport City Marshal's Office arrested 3 men on various weapons and guns charges.

Ark-La-Tex reaction on gun control

President Obama challenged congress today to help him in the fight on gun control during an announcement at the white house this morning. The president is urging three congressional actions.

Thousands without power in Louisiana

Entergy crews in Louisiana are working to restore power to about 5,500 customers in North Louisiana. The outages were caused by the winter weather. They expect power to be restored to most customers by tonight.

City offices in Bossier closed on MLK Day

News Release-City of Bossier City administrative offices, including city council and city court, will be closed Monday, January 21, 2013 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Staying safe on icy roads

During icy weather and roads Tuesday, law enforcement advised people to stay off the roads if they didn't have to be on them, but many people had no choice but to get on the dangerous roads. 

Norton gaining support for gun law changes

Just days after the Sandy Hook shootings, District 3 State Representative Barbara Norton introduced her idea to make guns safer.

Officials to bury newborn found dead in Cen-Tex Walmart bathroom

Officials will be burying 'Baby Jane Doe,' the newborn found dead in a Killeen Walmart back in December, on Thursday, January 17.

Suspect charged with early January double homicide

Shreveport police charged one person Monday afternoon in connection with a double homicide that occurred back in early January.