Local News

Semi destroyed after catching fire on I-220

The Bossier City Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire this afternoon on I-220 near Airline Drive involving a tanker truck hauling hazardous material.

Traffic stops lead to drug arrests

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says three men were arrested over the weekend for drug violations.

Springhill assists in fight against child predators

Officer Bryan Montgomery of the Springhill Police Department knows a lot of teen lingo. It goes with the territory...since he has to pretend to be one every day.

Blanchard man arrested for sexually assaulting mentally-challenged woman

A Blanchard man is in jail following his arrest on sexual battery charges. Garland J. Simpson, 49, was booked into Caddo Correctional Center in connection with two cases being investigated by Caddo sheriff's deputies.

Penny Nunn Madanat still missing after 20 years

It's been 20 years since Marty Butler last saw her daughter, Penny Nunn Madanat. The then-23-year-old was on her way to visit some friends when she dropped by her mother's workplace.

Louisiana pecans small, but worth big bucks

Louisiana pecans are worth an estimated $12 million to the state economy every year. And the crop's just one of hundreds that's been affected by this year's drought. That means smaller pecans...and fewer of them.

Lousiana prison escapee caught in Oklahoma

MURRAY COUNTY, Okla. -- One man is in custody after U.S. Marshals chased a Louisiana prison escapee near Davis Wednesday morning.

Debit card scams on the rise

Eddie McMurray knows what it's like to be the victim of identity  theft.

Second toddler death in Shreveport

A second Shreveport toddler is dead and her mother is charged with her murder. Police say 19 year old Alasundria Avery brought her year old daughter Denise to a Shreveport hospital on Friday afternoon.

Street Tweets

We know Christmas is still a couple of months away but every year it seems people try to get a head start on shopping so we'd like to know, "Will you be shopping for Christmas gifts before Halloween this year?", if not, when will