Local News

Independence Bowl brings economic boom

It was a big day for Independence Stadium, as thousands of fans poured into the Ark-La-Tex to watch the Missouri Tigers take on the North Carolina Tar Heels.

As holidays sales pick up, so do returns

It's been a good holiday season for retailers, with a record-breaking Black Friday and strong pre-Christmas sales. However, with more sales come more returns.

Texas man wreacks havoc in Shreveport hotel

Police have arrested a Texas man for allegedly causing over $5,000 worth of property damage at a downtown hotel last night.

CSO: No jail visitation on holidays

There will be no visitation at the Caddo Correctional Center on December 25-26 or January 1-2 because of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. From CSO

Man arrested for church burglary

Caddo sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Rodessa man for a church burglary that happened in 2008.

California contractor turns self in after allegedly stealing money

A California contractor was arrested Thursday for contractor misapplication in Caddo Parish, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Over 900 families receive gifts at emergency distribution

The Salvation Army's given toys to over 6,000 local children so far. On Thursday, it surpassed that number with the emergency toy distribution, a collaboration with the Marine Corps' Toys for Tots.

Report of shots fired leads to two arrests

Authorities arrested two local men yesterday afternoon after reports of shots being fired in west Shreveport.

Caddo Sheriff’s Office announces holiday closures

All Caddo Sheriff’s offices located in the Caddo Parish Courthouse will be open for normal business on Friday, December, 23, and Friday, December 30.

Last-minute shoppers pack Ark-La-Tex malls

It's been a great holiday season for most retailers, according to the National Retail Federation, which says overall sales are up 4 percent over last year. Plus, there's a bright spot for stores.