Troopers discover 50 pounds of marijuana during I-20 traffic stop

During the morning hours of April 24, a state trooper stopped a 2012 Chrysler 200 for a traffic violation on I-20 eastbound west of Ruston in Lincoln Parish which lead to the discovery of marijuana in the vehicle.

Woman swallows diamond worth $5,000

A Florida woman has a gem of a tale to tell. She was at a charity event and accidentally swallowed a diamond worth $5,000, but, getting it back wasn't easy.

VIDEO: President George W. Bush Presidential Library celebration

Hundreds gathered in Dallas on Thursday to witness the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library. After the dedication, the crowd was entertained with music and a spectacular fireworks show.

TX 'Most Wanted' sex offender captured

Nicholas Vonwayne Prejean, 24, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Thursday in Houston by Department of Public Safety (DPS) Criminal Investigations Division agents.

NFL DRAFT: Reviewing day 1

The 2013 NFL draft kicked off last night live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The TV ratings for the draft were as high as the third game of the World Series last years

Country music legend George Jones dies at 81

George Jones, the country music legend whose graceful, evocative voice gave depth to some of the greatest songs in country music -- including "She Thinks I Still Care," "The Grand Tour" and "He Stopped Loving Her Today&

Peaceful protesters upset about being denied access

Locked doors greeted 7 ladies Wednesday morning when they went to deliver some papers to Representative Seabaugh's Legislative Assistant. Locked doors and am armed Shreveport Police Officer.

Drug take back day

The Caddo Sheriff's Department along with the Shreveport Police Department is asking residents to be proactive this coming Saturday.

LSU researcher receives 1.4 million dollar grant

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among woman and the second leading cause of cancer death of woman in the United States.

Evangel Christian Academy names new head football coach

Evangel Christian Academy in Shreveport named a new head football coach on Thursday. Byron Dawson, the former Evangel strength training coach, will take the job as head football coach over the program