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Fact-acting firefighters save Bossier City home from blaze

Bossier City firefighters saved a house from burning down this morning. It happened in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street at around 8:30 a.m.

Judge rules that rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie murder trial

Baton Rouge, La  — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Authorities looking Shreveport runaway

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile from Haughton.

Community reacts to bond vote

Bossier Parish voters said no this weekend to two bond measures which would have raised property taxes about $120 for the average homeowner...to pay for a 5 percent increase in teacher salaries and another $3 million for new technology in local

Shreveport man arrested for allegedly slamming girlfriend into dashboard, drunken driving

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Shreveport man was arrested late Saturday night for physically abusing his girlfriend, driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.

2 stores busted for underage sales

Two store clerks were cited in an underage alcohol operation conducted this past weekend by the Caddo Sheriff’s Office Youth Services Division, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City man accused of burglarizing at least 5 churches

Bossier City police have arrested a man in connection with a recent string of church burglaries.

Caddo Sheriff’s Office conducts underage alcohol sales operation

Two store clerks were cited in an underage alcohol operation conducted this past weekend by the Caddo Sheriff’s Office Youth Services Division, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City Police arrest suspect for church burglaries

Bossier City police have arrested a man in connection with a recent string of church burglaries.

DOTD Announces “Big Switch” this Weekend on Huey P. Long Bridge in New Orleans

JEFFERSON, La. – Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Sherri H. LeBas announces the “Big Switch” or traffic shift to move motorists from the old lanes on the Huey P.