Community plans candle light vigil for missing cyclist

LAFAYETTE, LA — A community that banded together to finding a missing woman has sparked the attention of a national audience.

BCPD to conduct safety checkpoint

The Bossier City Police Department will conduct a safety checkpoint on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at a location north of I-20 in Bossier City.

Police arrest gunman in Shreveport weekend shooting

Officials have arrested one person in connection with a weekend shooting in Shreveport.

Zachary man busted with over 200 pounds of marijuana

Zachary, La — The Zachary Police Department made the biggest seizure of marijuana in the history of the department.

Louisiana Tech fraternity vows to rebuild house

A Louisiana Tech fraternity is promising to rebuild its house after a blaze swept through the building Saturday afternoon, destroying it.

Mongolia tries to stop sale of rare dinosaur fossil

(CNN) -- It's no bloody, foot-stomping battle to the death, but a legal fight befitting a mighty dinosaur is playing out on two continents as Mongolia's president tries to block the sale of a nearly complete skeleton of a 24-foot-long d

Bossier City public swimming pools set to open

Two of Bossier City’s three public swimming pools will open for the summer later this week. The Shed Road and Mike Wood Park pools will open on Friday, May 25, 2012 at 12 p.m. The hours of operation this summer will be:

Traffic mayhem follows bus collision with semi in Shreveport

Traffic mayhem has ensued in Shreveport Monday following a school bus accident. It happened around 11 p.m. near the intersection of North Spring Street and Lake Avenue.

Two hurt in Shreveport weekend shootings

Authorities are investigating a pair of unrelated shootings that left two victims recovering at a local hospital.

One injured in chemical explosion, evacuation ordered

Port Allen — A chemical fire in Port Allen injured one man, shut down a road and forced an evacuation. State Police say a state of emergency has been declared.