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Emergency supplies will be tax-free this weekend

Hurricane season is days away, and it's forecasted to be a busy one.  All hurricane preparedness supplies will be tax-free this weekend.

Police: 'Click-It-or-Ticket' during Memorial Day weekend

In 2010, almost two-thirds of fatalities in car accidents happened because the person was not wearing a seat belt.  As Memorial weekend fast approaches, local law enforcement agencies are hoping to keep that number down.

Red Cross looking for volunteers ahead of hurricane season

Hurricane season is just around the corner, so the local American Red Cross chapter will need all the help they can get.

Law enforcement officials find hidden drugs in man's vehicle

Agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit, with a little help from a Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office K-9, have taken a substantial amount of narcotics off of the streets.

Suspected Global Express robber caught by police

Police have arrested a local man in connection with the robbery of an east Shreveport business late last week.

Man arrested for allegedly abusing children

Detectives have arrested a Shreveport man accused of abusing two small children.

Troopers issue Memorial weekend travel safety

The Memorial Day weekend is the "official" start of summer for many of us in Louisiana. As children finish their school year; families plan weekend outings; or we head out on vacation; the traffic on our roadways will increase.

Locals volunteer time, money to Joplin tornado victims

With all the recent storms causing so much loss, a group of people in northwest Louisiana have teamed up to do whatever they can to help in Joplin.

DeSoto Parish youth pastor arrested for sending dirty text messages

A DeSoto Parish pastor is behind bars Wednesday for allegedly sending sexually-oriented text messages to minors.

Seven businesses ticketed for underage alcohol sales

Caddo sheriff's deputies conducted an operation Tuesday addressing the sale of alcohol to underage persons, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.