Man accused of shooting at woman, charged with attempted murder

A local man is behind bars after he allegedly shot at a woman during an argument.

SPD arrests 2 in connection with Fulton Street shooting

Shreveport Police have arrested two people in connection with a local shooting that took place late last month.

What are your thoughts on Michael Vick coming to Shreveport?

Controversy surrounds Michael Vick coming to Shreveport to host a comedy show, due to his daunting past involving animal cruelty.  So we asked the Ark-La-Tex: What are your thoughts on Michael Vick coming to Shreveport?

LaPREP honors youth at 23rd annual awards ceremony

The Louisiana Preparatory program honored some outstanding youth at an awards ceremony. The program also known as LaPREP has been in existence for 23 years. 

Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed four children and two adults Wednesday at a Houston-area home belonging to relatives of his estranged wife, authorities said.

750K Louisiana homes at risk in storm surges, research says

Every summer, residents along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean coasts brace themselves for the hurricane season.

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.

Shreveport wastewater plant ordered to pay $2.5 million penalty

Houston-based CCS (USA) Inc. and several of its operating subsidiaries will pay a $2.5 million civil penalty relating to operations at its Shreveport, Louisiana, industrial wastewater treatment plant, the Department of Justice, U.S.

18-wheelers crash head-on in I-10 wreck, 2 dead

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 near the Estherwood / Iota exits were closed following a head-on collision between two 18-wheelers shortly before 6:00 pm Wednesday evening. 

Colorado teen birthrate drops 40% with low-cost birth control

 One state has found a way to significantly reduce teen pregnancy rates. But is its solution realistic for the rest of the United States?