Local News

This year's flu season could be a severe one

As winter gets closer people start sneezing and sniffling. One reason for the increase of people getting sick is flu season.

LSU-S basketball players visit children in local hospital

Some younger patients at University Health enjoyed an early Christmas. The LSU Shreveport men and women's basketball teams visited the hospital to pass out toys and basketballs to the children's wing.

Bossier Police searching for alleged burglary suspects

Bossier City Police Department and Bossier Crime Stoppers are searching for three suspects who allegedly burglarized a local business over the weekend.

Three arrested in connection with alleged armed robbery

Bossier City Police arrested three people for allegedly robbing a man and a woman while armed.

Texarkana man shot, killed by officer after alleged burglary attempt

A Texarkana police officer shot and killed a local man who allegedly tried to attack the officer, following an attempted burglary.

Plantation Park Elementary students spread Christmas cheer to the elderly

Students from Plantation Park Elementary School spent Monday morning sending season greetings to those oftentimes forgotten.  "I love it and they remind me of when my children was little," said Ethel Wynn.  

Bossier City man arrested for molesting a family member

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives have arrested 38-year-old James Hardy Pitman for molestation of a juvenile, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

DWI checkpoint in Bossier Parish results in 4 arrests

The Bossier Parish Sheriff Office conducted a sobriety checkpoint late Friday evening in the 5600 block of Barksdale Blvd. Bossier City Police Department and Louisiana State Police also assisted.

SPD: Missing mentally handicapped woman located safely

A mentally handicapped woman who apparently walked away from a casino late Sunday night has been located safely at a local hospital.

Shreveport Police searching for alleged shooting suspect

Shreveport Police are searching for a suspect who is wanted for their alleged connection in a shooting.