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.
Shreveport Fire Department Divers have recovered the body of a man believed to have drowned on 12 Mile Bayou.
Authorities were called out to the site around 3p.m this afternoon after getting reports of a capsized boat.
Obamacare is expected to increase patient demand for medical services. Combine that with a worsening shortage of doctors, and next year you may have to wait a little longer to get a doctor's appointment.
The second annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators gumbo cook-off is now accepting team registration. The event, a fundraiser for Volunteers for Youth Justice, will take place March 29, 2014 at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport.
Ruth T. Weinzettle, a professor of social work at Northwestern State University, will be one of five recipients of this year’s Monte M. Lemann Awards, presented annually by the Louisiana Civil Service League.