BCFD battles blaze at waste disposal center

The Bossier City Fire Department today responded to a local commercial waste disposal center after an outdoor pile of debris caught fire and threatened to burn a nearby wooded area.

Caddo schools cancelling all after school activities for May 21

Caddo schools will release at normal times on Tuesday, May 21. All afterschool activities are cancelled for today. The principal will notify of any rescheduled activities.

Arias to speak to the jury deciding whether she lives or dies

Whether Jodi Arias lives or dies is now in the hands of a jury. She will address its members directly Tuesday morning. Arias said earlier this month that she would rather die than endure a lifetime behind bars.

Simon Cowell outnumbered by women on the new "The X Factor" judges' panel

Simon Cowell will be surrounded by women when THE X FACTOR returns for its third season this fall on FOX.

DPS increases patrols for Memorial Day weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will significantly increase trooper patrols this Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe.

Results of BCPD safety checkpoint

On Monday the Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 200 block of John Wesley Boulevard as part of the department’s participation in the "Click It or Ticket" campaign sponsored by the National Highwa

Moore, Oklahoma tornado: Get the latest developments in this disaster

Dozens of people -- including several children -- were killed when a massive tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma on Monday afternoon, officials said.

Helping with disaster in the heartland

For the second day in a row, violent storms have ripped through America's heartland. Much of Moore, Oklahoma, which is just outside of Oklahoma City, is now a devastated pile of rubble.

Staying safe during boating season

21 year old Wildrick Jenkins of Marshall, TX was killed Sunday afternoon, when a relaxing day canoeing on Caddo Lake turned tragic. Witnesses say Jenkins didn't know how to swim and wasn't wearing a life jacket.

City of Joplin sending assistance to city of Moore, Oklahoma

Joplin City officials have organized a support team of public safety employees and have deplyed them to Moore, Oklahoma. The team will arrive later tonight, the team includes a dozen members from the local police and fire departments.