More than 34,000 without power in Ark-La-Tex

Power has been restored in the Texarkana area. Ark-La-Tex homes are being affected by a large power outage due to severe weather Wednesday.

Babysitter arrested after losing child

Bpssoer City detectives have arrested Precious Ruth Rhodes, 20,  who left her 3-year old niece unsupervised.

Three arrested for selling drugs to undercover agents

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a four-month investigation has led to the arrest of three people Monday for selling prescription drugs to undercover agents.

Local animal shelters cope with heat

Many pet owners take special precautions to care for their animals in hot weather. They put out extra water, trim long coats, and save walks for cooler temperatures. But animal shelters have a whole new set of challenges.

Former PTSA president arrested for theft

The former president of the Arthur Circle Elementary PTSA was arrested by Caddo sheriff's detectives today for stealing from the organization, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City opens second alternative fueling station

Bossier City opened its second alternative fueling station today. It offers both compressed natural gas and ethanol...but some cars will need a conversion before they can fill up.

Elderly woman killed in Plain Dealing house fire

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a single family house fire in Plain Dealing Tuesday afternoon has killed one person.

Record temps can lead to anger, depression

Shreveport marked the 48th day of triple-degree heat this year...and that's a new record. The old one was set in the 1870s. Studies show that prolonged exposure to excess heat and dry conditions can take a toll on mental health.

Authorties continue search for missing teen

According to Bossier sheriff's officials, a Benton teenager who ran away from home two weeks ago is still missing.

Haughton man kicks, spits his way to jail

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man was arrested late Friday night after trying to elude officers.