Louisiana Representative Charlie Melancon kicked off his campaign run in Shreveport Thursday morning.
It was part of his 'jambalaya and jobs' tour across the Pelican state.
Representative Melancon is looking to take current Senator David Vitter
BOSSIER CITY - A Bossier sherrif's deputy rescued an infant and her nanny from a house that was struck by lightning.
Authorities say the off-duty deputy also rescued a dog from inside the residence.
The house was completely destroyed by fire.
BOSSIER CITY - Bossier City has named a new police chief.
The Shreveport Times reports Mayor Lorenz "Lo" Walker announced Sergeant Patrick McWilliams will be the new head of the department.
McWilliams is a detective with the city's violent crim