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Student arrested for Facebook threats made toward Bossier City school

A Parkway High School student was arrested Tuesday night after posting violent threats aimed at the school on Facebook.

House discusses state budget deficit, funding for DHH, higher education

BATON ROUGE, LA — The House of Representative is talking about the state budget today. They're trying to decide if they should use one-time money to help fund certain areas (primarily DHH and higher Ed.)

Earthquake shakes ETX

An earthquake measuring 3.9 shook parts of East Texas this morning, according to the National Weather Service. They say it happened just southeast of Garrison at around 10:30 a.m.

More seniors face hunger

1 in 7 Americans over the age of 60 face the threat of hunger. That's according to the Senior Hunger Report Card, an annual report from the National Meals on Wheels Federation.

Hatchet-wielding woman chases two people in Bossier City road rage incident

A Shreveport woman was arrested Tuesday following a road rage incident in which she chased two people with a hatchet.

Teen accused of raping fellow student in Shreveport high school janitor's closet.

A 16-year old is accused of raping another teen at Booker T. Washington High School Tuesday afternoon.

Downtown Development Authority looks toward parking solution

If you've ever had trouble finding a parking space in downtown Shreveport, help could soon be on the way.

Shreveport fraudster accused of stealing more than $18,000 from bank

A Shreveport man was arrested for bank fraud in a financial crimes scheme that netted him over $18,000, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Woman arrested for allegedly stealing at least $30,000 from employer

The former bookkeeper at a north Caddo oil field production company was arrested today on a warrant charging her with stealing from the company, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Graduates may carry debt far into careers, study shows

As Ark-La-Tex graduates get fitted for that cap and gown, they're facing many economic hurdles. One of the biggest can be student loan debt.