Navy jet crashes into apartment buildings in Virginia

Virginia Beach,VA --- Virginia Beach firefighters had their hands full this afternoon after a Navy jet crash set several apartment buildings aflame.

Four alleged burglars arrested following foot chase

Four suspects are behind bars this evening accused of breaking into a residence in Shreveport’s Western Hills neighborhood this morning.

Jailbird lands return visit same day of release

GRETNA, LA — A woman released from the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center did not even make it out of the parking lot before she decided to commit her next crime.

Alleged attacker stabbed, then jailed

A Shreveport woman was stabbed early this morning at an apartment complex in north Shreveport. Police say it happened at around 1 a.m. at the University Oaks Apartments in the 4700 block of Hilry Huckaby Drive.

Residents react to Gibsland mayor recall petition

A small Ark-La-tex town is divided over a recall petition for its top official. Odis Key has served as mayor of Gibsland, Louisiana, for a total of 13 years, according to residents.

Man wanted for copper theft

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a man for stealing copper from two Bossier Parish schools and a work site in Haughton.

Woman arrested for striking two children with extension cords

LAFAYETTE, LA — A 30 year old local woman has been arrested and accused of striking two children with extension cords that left visible whelps on the victims’ bodies.

Customs agents seize $3 Million in marijuana at Texas-Mexico border

PHARR — Customs officers made a large drug bust at the Texas-Mexico border yesterday. Agents who were inspecting a shipment of produce at the Pharr International Port of Entry seized nearly 4,700 pounds of marijuana.

UPDATE: Teacher tenure, voucher bill both approved; heads to governor's desk

BATON ROUGE, LA —  The House of Representatives just passed House Bill 976 (Voucher Bill) with vote of 60-42. It will now head to Governor Jindal’s desk for signature.  

Bossier City mayor seeks reelection

Bossier City Mayor Lorenz "Lo" Walker announced today his bid for a second term. Mayor Walker made the announcement at 11 a.m. at the Bossier City Civic Center