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Texas state parks face budget gap

It may be chilly now, but this summer was anything but cool. In what officials are calling a "triple whammy," Texas state parks faced drought, heat and wildfires throughout the season.

Electrical work impacts visitation at Caddo Correctional Center

Some services at the Caddo Sheriff’s Office will be restricted on Friday because of electrical work being done at the Caddo Parish Courthouse.

Drunk driver crashes into ditch in Benton; BAC almost 3 times limit

A Plain Dealing woman drives drunk and wrecks her car into a Benton neighborhood ditch.

Shreveport employee accused of stealing money from city

An employee with the City of Shreveport has been arrested and charged with theft and unauthorized use of an access card after it was learned that she unlawfully used it to obtain fuel for her personal use.

Undercover drug bust nets arrest, drugs and cash

A two-month long undercover investigation by Bossier City police has lead to one arrest and seizure of drugs.

Ark-La-Tex schools partner to help students graduate

As the price for college goes up, so does the amount of student debt. That has many students looking to community colleges to begin their education, so they can later transfer credits to a 4-year institution. There's only one problem.

Would-be burglars caught in the act

Two Shreveport men are behind bars after getting caught in the act of a burglary Tuesday night.

Man stabs roomate hours after moving in together

Bossier City Police arrested a man Tuesday night following a stabbing at the Homewood Courtyard Apartments in the 700 block of Wanda Street.

Ark-La-Tex ranks low on national health survey

For the twenty-first year in a row, Louisiana scored in the bottom five on "America's Health Rankings," an annual report by United Health. The state clocked in at #49 this time, with Arkansas at #47 and Texas at #44.

Duck hunters arrested for burning down duck blinds

Two men are arrested on three counts of aggravated arson in connection with three duck blind fires.