Local News

Safety hearing on violations at a local cat sanctuary deems unsuccessful

The hearing was a result of a citation issued by Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries for several violations at the Yogie and Friends Exotic Cat Sanctuary in Frierson. 

4-year-old severely burned after a house fire in Mansfield

It happened in the 100 block of Meadow Dr. just before 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday.  Fire crews say they arrived to find the home completely engulfed in flames. Four people were inside, including two children.

Caddo Sheriff warns of scam in area

Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator is warning citizens to beware of a scam where callers claim to have information about a friend or family member in need of help.

Caddo Parish School Board member Lillian Priest passes away

Two-time Caddo Parish School Board President Lillian Priest, 60, died Tuesday night after a battle with breast cancer. 

Shreveport man accused of drive-by shooting

A Shreveport man is wanted by police for allegedly shooting at another person earlier this year.

Home Depot investigating 'massive' hack

 Home Depot is investigating a hack that possibly exposed its customer payment information.

Police identify 2 killed in head-on collision with semi

Law enforcement officials have released the names of two people killed Tuesday in a crash near Nash, Texas.

Dawson Road extension project moves into the study phase

Some residents in Caddo Parish have been awaiting a road extension in the Dawson Creek neighborhood, an extension they're fighting for.

Head-on collision in west Shreveport sends 2 people to the hospital

It happened on Meriwether Rd. around 11:18 a.m. Police said a vehicle tried to pass before hitting another driver head-on. 2 people were taken to the hospital, one with serious injuries.

Police looking for 2 men involved in motel parking lot shootout

Police are looking for two people involved in a shootout near a Shreveport hotel over the weekend.