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Shreveport store clerk fends off would-be robbers

A pair of would-be robbers were fought off by the store clerk at a Shreveport business over the weekend.

Caddo sheriff's summer recreation program set to begin at area schools

The annual youth summer recreation program sponsored by the Caddo Sheriff's Office kicks off June 4, providing safe, summer activities for area youngsters, said Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator.

More couples considering wedding insurance

It's wedding season in the Ark-La-Tex, and that means hundreds couples will be shelling out thousands of dollars for the day of their dreams.

Inspector General pleads case to Finance Committee

BATON ROUGE, LA  — The state Inspector General is fighting to keep his office open.

Shreveport robber trades bat for box cutter and strikes again

Shreveport Police are looking for a man in connection with a robbery that took place early this morning. The robbery happened at a Valero gas station on the 1300 block of Kings Highway.

Police dub repeat bank robber "Loan Ranger Bandit"

TYLER, Tx — The FBI and Tyler police officials believe the the man responsible for yesterday’s armed bank robbery at Compass Bank may be responsible for several other bank robberies.

Timpson considering emergency plan after second earthquake

People in Timpson, Texas are surveying the damage after a second earthquake hit the region early Thursday morning. The 4.3 magnitude quake follows a smaller 3.9 earthquake that struck outside of Garrison on May 10.

LSUS students react to merger decision

There will be no merger for LSU-Shreveport and Ruston-based Louisiana Tech, at least not this year.

Governor Jindal signs sentencing reform laws

BATON ROUGE – Governor Bobby Jindal signed legislation today to increase prosecutorial discretion, increase parole eligibility for non-violent, non-sex offense, non-habitual offenders and ensure the effective use of administrative sanctio

2 killed, injured in Highway 79 crash

Earlier today, a single vehicle crash killed two women and moderately injured a man.