City offices to close for New Year's holiday

The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including offices for City Council and City Court, will be closed Monday, December 31, 2012 and Tuesday, January 1, 2013 in observance of the New Year’s holiday.

Former President George H.W. Bush in ICU after fever worsens

Former President George H.W. Bush has been placed in an intensive care unit at a Houston hosptial after suffering a series of medical set backs including a fever.

NWS: EF-3 tornado touches down in ETX on Christmas Day

Preliminary weather reports from the National Weather Service show an EF-3 tornado touching down in parts of Houston County on Christmas Day.

Third suspect in death of ETX man arrested in Vernon Parish

A third suspect was arrested Tuesday and charged in the slaying of Ronnie Joe Gammage, whose beaten and burned body was found Dec. 19 in Upshur County.

Christmas evening fire damages home

After spending the holidays at a family member's home, a homeowner came home to see the Bossier City Fire Department battling a fire at his home in the 4000 block of Maple.

Independence Bowl brings more than football to Shreveport

Independence Bowl week might only be about football for some visitors, but for the local economy, it's much more.

Ark-La-Tex power outage update

Swepco announced that the number of outages caused by yesterday’s storm had declined by over 4,000 customers in the Ark-La-Tex. The outages were caused by a massive storm system that moved through the area.

Louisiana caretaker arrested for allegedly punching blind woman

A 34-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly punching a blind woman.

U.S. to hit debt ceiling on Monday

Government borrowing will hit the debt ceiling on Monday, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner said in a letter to Congress Wednesday.

Newspaper sparks outrage for publishing names, addresses of gun permit holders

An interactive map showing the names and addresses of all handgun permit holders in New York's Westchester and Rockland counties has infuriated many readers since it was posted Saturday on a newspaper's website.