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More charges brought against alleged child predator

A Shreveport man who was arrested this past week for sexually abusing a teenage boy is facing more charges now that additional victims have come forward, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

An LSU Health Shreveport doctor receives funding to move an invention to market

Dr. Cherie-Ann Nathan, professor and chair of the Department of Head and Neck Surgery at the School of Medicine in Shreveport, is receiving $50,000 dollars from LSU's LIFT program.

SPD: Man jailed after allegedly firing shots at motorist

A suspect is jailed after allegedly firing a weapon at a local man in east Shreveport last week.

First U.S. victim of brain eating amoeba was LA resident

When a deadly amoeba was found in the state's municipal water supply last fall, questions and concerns about the safety of drinking water swirled across every part of the state.

3 arrested in Texarkana, Texas, home burglary

Three men were arrested for a burglary of a building in Texarkana, Texas,  Friday morning.

4 teens caught breaking into Shreveport home

Four suspects were arrested Thursday in connection with the burglary of an east Shreveport home.

Army accepts partial responsiblity for cleaning up M-6 propellant

Since more that 20 million pounds of M-6 Propellant was found illegally stored at Camp Minden, U.S.

Bossier educators train to be archery instructors

On Thursday more than 15 people from state parks and Bossier schools went through basic archery instructor training.

Get ready to rock the house for the James Burton International Guitar Festival

Thurday morning the all-star line-up of musicians was announced for the festival, which is scheduled for August 22-24. Some of the artists you can expect are Trace Adkins, Paul Shaffer, and Haley Dykes, just to name a few.

What are your thoughts on the common core curriculum possibly being implemented in Louisiana schools?

Education chiefs and governors in 48 states came together to develop the common core, a set of college and career-ready standards for k-12th grades, in english, language arts, and mathematics.