Local News

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.

3 killed, 5 injured in ETX wreck

Three people died and five were injured after an early morning wreck on Monday in Bowie County. At around 6:44 a.m., a van, carrying eight people, was taveling eastbound on I-30 when it rolled over near mile marker 189.

Bienville Parish to set up DWI checkpoint

In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop G plans to conduct a DWI checkpoint on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, from approximately 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at an undisclosed location in Bienville Parish.

Haughton teacher arrested for sexual relationship with student

On Friday afternoon, Bossier Sheriff's deputies arrested a Haughton teacher for having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student over the past few weeks.

Locals responds to the announcement to close DTN's air traffic tower

Friday afternoon, the FAA announced they would be closing 149 airport towers on April 7, including Shreveport's Downtown Airport, DTN, and Texarkana's Webb Field, TXK.

The end of Hollywood South?

Shreveport and Bossier City's own "Olympus Has Fallen" opened this weekend, raking in over $30 million dollars. That means the film made back almost 40% of its $80 million dollar budget.

ETX school to host hog hunt for scholarships

Union Grove ISD is hosting its first annual scholarship foundation hog hunt. The hunt will begin Friday, March 22 at 4:00 p.m., and end on Sunday, March 24 at 2:00 p.m.

2 Ark-La-Tex airports on list of control towers to close

The Federal Aviation Administration announced Friday the list of airport control towers closing due to sequestration, which includes the Shreveport Downtown Airport and Texarkana Regional-Webb Field.