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State fire marshal returning to office following investigation

BATON ROUGE – Butch Browning will be reinstated as the Louisiana State Fire Marshal effective Monday, May 7th, following a State Police investigation which found that there is no factual evidence to support an attempt to defraud the depar

Louisiana Tech moves to Conference USA in 2013

RUSTON, La. — In a news conference on campus on Friday, Louisiana Tech University accepted an invitation to join Conference USA in all sports starting in July 2013.

Shreveport officer behind bars for stealing during search of house

A Shreveport police officer was arrested in office today for allegedly stealing property during the execution of a search warrant. Officials charged Ryan Robinson, 28, with theft and malfeasance.

Bossier City shooting victim heads straight from hospital to jail

Bossier City police have arrested a young man in connection with a shooting earlier this week in which he was shot. Detectives arrested 19-year old Damario Sheldon Kelly, of Bossier City, on a charge of aggravated assault.

Webster Parish ordinance would set new rules for board appointees

It's been a month of scandal for the Webster Parish fire districts, after three chiefs in two districts were arrested for allegedly misusing taxpayer dollars.

Man allegedly kills his two children, self in early morning shooting

UPDATE: Family members tell KMSS a fund has been set up to help the Swanson family. You can visit the Progressive Bank branches at 8550 Fern Avenue in Shreveport or 2600 Beene Boulevard in Bossier City to make a donation.

UPDATE: Harrison County officials identify body found in wooded area; rule death homicide

Harrison County Investigators along with Marshall PD investigators have identified the body of the deceased person that was discovered on April 30, 2012. The body has been identified as Selonia Fay Rivers, B/F/01/14/1967.

Facebook promotes organ donation

Most of us visit Facebook to post photos or catch up with friends, but the social networking site is unveiling a new feature that it says has the power to save lives.

Barksdale airman arrested for inappropriate communication with juvenile

A Barksdale airman is behind bars for inappropriate communication with someone he thought was a 13-year-old girl.

Officials investigating US Marshal involved shooting in Zachary

ZACHARY, LA -- U.S. Marshals were attempting to serve Gary L. Seale with a warrant for failing to appear in court. Mr. Seale pointed a weapon at the Marshals and was shot as a result of his actions. Mr.