Why do we eat King Cakes for Mardi Gras?

For many people, Mardi Gras wouldn't be Mardi Gras without a King Cake or two, or three or four...

Suveillance photos released in Shreveport bank robbery

Authorities have released surveillance photos of an armed robbery that took place at a west Shreveport bank Tuesday morning.

Second suspect arrested in Haughton vehicle burglary

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says the second suspect wanted in the vehicle burglary that occurred early January in the Forest Hills subdivision in Haughton has been captured.

Harrison County man sentenced for bank fraud

A 45-year-old Marshall, Texas, man has been sentenced to federal prison for bank fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Wednesday.

Learning fire prevention early

Fire prevention is an important topic especially for kids. Today kids in Bossier City along with their parents received some life saving tips from the Bossier Fire Department.

Bait dogs: The unseen victims of an illegal blood sport

The gruesome world of illegal dogfighting rarely makes its way to the general public.

Baby fighting for life following alleged drag racing crash

A one-year-old is fighting for its life following a major wreck during a drag race on Greenwood Road Tuesday afternoon.

People camp out for free burritos

Today Freebirds World Burritos held its grand opening at its newest and only store on Youree Drive in Shreveport.

Inside the bunker: From storm shelter to boy's prison

  Jimmy Lee Dykes told neighbors he was building a storm shelter. He told one neighbor tornadoes had come dangerously close to destroying his homes in the past.

5 dead after powerful 8.0 quake triggers tsunami in South Pacific

An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific on Wednesday, triggering a tsunami that killed five people but didn't threaten the wider region.