Christmas Gala to be presented Wednesday through Friday

The 25th annual Christmas Gala will be presented Dec. 4 – 6 at Northwestern State University. Performance times are at 7 p.m. each evening with a 9 p.m. show on Friday, Dec. 6.

Good Samaritan saves 2 after boat collision in TX waterway

A good Samaritan rescued two people after a collision between a recreational boat and a tug Sunday in the Intracoastal Waterway about 3 miles southwest of Port O'Connor.

Is the world running out of wine?

Global wine production is booming with vineyards springing up everywhere from China to the United States, Chile and New Zealand.

Cyber Monday sales surge 20% to record high

Cyber Monday sales broke a record in 2013, with shopping on mobile devices leading the charge.

Rowdy Seattle Seahawks fans register as earthquake during Monday Night Football

There's no need to tell football fans in Seattle to take it up a notch. They're doing just fine, thank you.

Chimps should be recognized as 'legal persons,' lawsuits claim

Should a captive chimpanzee have the same rights as a "legal person"?

Bidding for Jesse Owens' 1936 gold medal tops $200,000

It is one of the most important medals in Olympics history. In 1936 Jesse Owens won it and three others at the Berlin Games, spoiling Adolf Hitler's planned showcase of Aryan superiority.

Dierks Bentley leads a joyride for a cause

With a rev of his Harley-Davidson's engine and a smile, Dierks Bentley plays leader of the pack once a year on his annual fund-raiser, Miles and Music for Kids.

Blood drive to honor local judge and wife

Shreveport and Bossier City Police Departments and the Caddo, Bossier and Webster Parish Sheriffs Offices have joined together to hold blood drives in honor of Minden residents, Jean and Harmon Drew.

CPSO needs help in theft case

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who may have information in a theft case.