Local News

Council approves new city hires

The Shreveport Times reports Bossier City leaders approved a handful of police and city hires on Tuesday. Officials also announced the purchase of a new police dog to replace one who died recently.

Annual 9/11 ceremony this Saturday

The annual memorial ceremony in remembrance of the victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks will take place Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 10 a.m.

Family escapes house fire without injury

A suspected electrical fire heavily damaged a home off Dallas Street in Shreveport Tuesday morning.

Shreveport Police searching for bank robber

Police detectives are looking for a man who robbed a west Shreveport bank this afternoon.

Man shot after fight

One person was injured when some one fired shots from a moving vehicle Tuesday morning. It happened just before 1 a.m. in the 2000 block of Addition street.

Doctor arrested for stalking coworker

A doctor at a local hospital was arrested for stalking a female hospital employee, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Shreveport police need your help finding robber

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a convenience store last night.

Ex-marine becomes oldest Louisianan to skydive

Ex-marine Ray Urban celebrated his birthday performing a tandem sky dive at the Gilliam, Louisiana Airport Sunday afternoon.

Abortion clinic ordered to stop procedures

Under a new state law, the Hope Clinic for Women in Shreveport was ordered Friday to stop performing abortions.

Shreveport woman lacking pre-natal care

Shreveport is the state's leader in the number of woman who lack pre-natal care, as well as the infant mortality rate.