Local News

Bossier City offices closed on Good Friday

The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including offices for City Council, will be closed Friday, April 22, 2011 in observance of Good Friday. Residential trash pickup routes will not be affected.

Tractor trailor collides with train

DeSoto - On April 18, 2011, at 5:00 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a tractor trailer crash involving a locomotive train on Hudson Darby Road at US 171 in DeSoto Parish.

Shreveport police officer placed on administrative leave

A Shreveport police officer was placed on administrative leave today for allegedly violating department rules and regulations. Corporal Aisha Barnes will remain on paid leave pending the outcome of an internal investigation.

McDonald's to fill 50,000 job openings

If you are looking for a job, then you are in luck.  McDonald's plans to hire as many as 50,000 new employees nationwide later this month.

Haughton woman under arrest after attacking husband

Bossier officials says a Haughton woman was arrested Friday night after attacking her husband.

UPDATE: New information regarding the shooting that killed Bowie County Deputy Sherri Jones

UPDATE: Tucker Strickland began to get violent after his hearing at the Bowie County Courthouse. Police tell Fox 33 that Tucker got upset, and started arguing with Deputy Sherri Jones.

15 to receive badges Tuesday

Graduation exercises for the 28th basic training class of the Caddo Sheriff’s Regional Training Academy will take place at 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, in the banquet room at Summer Grove Baptist Church.

Sobriety checkpoint yields no drunk drivers

The Bossier City Police Department conducted a sobriety checkpoint over the weekend in the 5300 block of East Texas Street which resulted in no DWI arrests.

Tankers caught fire at natural gas well site

Huge plumes of smoke poured out of a west Shreveport natural gas well site Friday afternoon.  It took Caddo and Shreveport fire crews hours to put out the flames at the Chesapeake Energy site.

UPDATE: Caddo Parish well fire out

Crews were able to put out the fire at around 2:45 p.m. Friday. A KMSS reporter says 8 vehicles that caught fire were pump trucks used to pump water at the well.