New casino: Economic boost or bust?

As exciting as a new 400-room resort-like riverboat casino sounds, is Bossier Parish ready for it?

Bossier City man arrested for stalking, threatening calls

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Bossier City man was arrested Friday afternoon for two counts of improper telephone usage and one count of stalking.

Shreveport man dead after tractor accident

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a 69-year-old Shreveport man died in Plain Dealing Sunday.

Another arrest made in adoption scam

Another person was put behind bars last week for an adoption scam that left three families victimized.  This time, authorities arrested the boyfriend of the woman who schemed families out of thousands of dollars for a fake adoption.

GM assembly plant opens doors to public

General Motors assembly plants across the country opened their doors to the public Thursday for a behind-the-scenes look at how they make their vehicles.  But the open house at the Shreveport plant was especially meaningful with the June 2

DNA evidence lands 2 more behind bars

Two more accused burglars are now wanted by Shreveport Police and another is behind bars thanks to DNA evidence.

3 burglars busted stealing from Aspen Apartment fire victims

Shreveport police arrested 3 people Friday for allegedly burglarizing homes of the Aspen Apartment fire victims on the 9700 block of Baird Road. Witnesses tell police they saw the accused burglars hop the fence with a television.

Second arrested made in adoption scam

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says another arrest has been made in connection with the adoption scam case involving Heather Hill that broke last month.

Apartment fire guts building on Baird Road

Shreveport firefighters battled a large fire at the Aspen Apartment on the 9700 block of Baird Road Thursday afternoon.

Summer heat brings rise in electrical house fires

Firefighters have kept busy extinguishing flames across the area often times due to electrical cord overload from air conditioners.