Statewide News

Natchitoches Police investigate shooting

The Natchitoches Police Detective division is currently investigating a shooting that occurred inside the city limits at approximately 3:43 pm on today’s date .

Bossier Chief Zagone to take oath

Bossier City Fire Chief Brad Zagone will officially be sworn into office on Thursday, April 21, 2011 during a brief ceremony in the Bossier City Council Chambers, 620 Benton Road.

Shreveport man arrested for slapping girlfriend's son

A Shreveport man was arrested after allegedly hitting his live-in girlfriend's son. 32-year-old Todd Edward Harris was arrested Wednesday at the Caddo Parish Courthouse.

City Council sets special election for City Marshal

In accordance with state law, the Bossier City Council today passed a proclamation calling for a special election for the office of City Marshal following the untimely death of Marshal Johnny Wyatt one week ago today.  

Three finalists for ULM president

MONROE, La. (AP) - Three finalists have been named for consideration as the next president of the University of Louisiana at Monroe.   Interviews with the three will begin on Oct. 22.  

Two men arrested for possession of marijuana

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says two Plain Dealing men were arrested Thursday afternoon for possession of marijuana.

Princeton men arrested on battery charges

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says two Princeton men were arrested just before midnight on Tuesday and charged with simple and aggravated battery.

Two people arrested for marijuana possession

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man and woman were arrested for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.  

Couple arrested for disturbing the peace

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Shreveport woman and a Bossier City man were arrested for sexual acts in public and disturbing the peace drunk.  

Last mayoral forum held in Shreveport

The city of Shreveport has held 15 mayoral forums in every neighborhood as voters gets prepared for this weekend's elections. Voters got a chance to listen and question the candidates.