Fact-acting firefighters save Bossier City home from blaze

Bossier City firefighters saved a house from burning down this morning. It happened in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street at around 8:30 a.m.

Judge rules that rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie murder trial

Baton Rouge, La  — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Authorities looking Shreveport runaway

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile from Haughton.

House bill could ban talking on cellphones while driving

BATON ROUGE, LA — A House committee has approved a bill that would ban drivers from using their cell phones while driving. House Bill 695 was authored by Democratic Representative Austin Badon.

Report: Gingrich considers suspending campaign

Newt Gingrich is preparing Tuesday night to reassess his presidential prospects and that includes considering suspending his campaign, CNN has learned.

Trustees: medicare funding to run out by 2024

Highlighting the fiscal problems posed by growing health costs and an aging population, the trustees of the nation's main entitlement programs estimated Monday that Medicare will only be able to pay a portion of its expected costs starting

Community reacts to bond vote

Bossier Parish voters said no this weekend to two bond measures which would have raised property taxes about $120 for the average homeowner...to pay for a 5 percent increase in teacher salaries and another $3 million for new technology in local

Shreveport man arrested for allegedly slamming girlfriend into dashboard, drunken driving

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Shreveport man was arrested late Saturday night for physically abusing his girlfriend, driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.

2 stores busted for underage sales

Two store clerks were cited in an underage alcohol operation conducted this past weekend by the Caddo Sheriff’s Office Youth Services Division, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City man accused of burglarizing at least 5 churches

Bossier City police have arrested a man in connection with a recent string of church burglaries.