Rangers make changes to coaching staff

Bench coach Jackie Moore and first-base coach Dave Anderson did not have their contracts renewed after the Rangers’ 91-72 season wasn’t good enough to get them into the playoffs for a fourth straight year.

Resources for Fort Polk civilians, Soldiers

Department of the Army civilians affected by the government shut down should know about Army Emergency Relief's Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA).

Local elders being targeted in medicare scam

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force advises residents to be aware of a scam that targets the elderly by calling them on the phone and telling them they need a new Medicare card.

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.