Local man arrested on charges of domestic abuse battery

Shreveport Police detectives have arrested a local man accused of domestic abuse battery following an ongoing investigation.

Police investigating accidental shooting

Bossier City police responded to an accidental shooting Wednesday night that left a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his jaw.

Northwestern State to hold panel discussion for international students

Phi Beta Delta, the honor society for international scholars, will sponsor a panel discussion for international students at Northwestern State University Friday, October 11, at 1:00 p.m., in the President’s Room in the Friedman Student Un

Gallaspy COEHD to recognize Distinguished Educators, Friends of Education

Northwestern State University’s Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development selected five alumni of the college to be 2013 inductees into the College’s Hall of Distinguished Educators during Homecoming festivities on Saturda

US October 3 day in history

History is made every day. But even by that standard, October 3 stands out as an especially eventful day.

Recreational harvest of gray triggerfish to close in Louisiana state waters

Today, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced recreational fishing for gray triggerfish will close in Louisiana waters, at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, and will remain closed until January 1, 2014.

Tropical Storm Karen

A hurricane watch is in effect for parts of the U.S. Gulf Coast after Tropical Storm Karen formed in the southeastern portion of the Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center said Thursday.

Tennessee church bus crash

Investigators probably will have to use dental records to identify some of the eight people who were killed in a wreck involving a church bus and two other vehicles in eastern Tennessee, a Tennessee Highway Patrol official said Thursday.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Heroes BBQ Cook-Off

Let me tell you, Shreveport and Caddo Parish fire fighters and law enforcement can barbecue. That said, it's only fitting that there be a competition to see who out of all of them is the best at barbecue.

Salvation Army accepting applications for their Angel Tree Program

Last year, the Salvation Army of Shreveport-Bossier was able to make sure that 4,000 children has a present to open through their Angel Tree program. This year, they are hoping to increase that number to 6,000.