Welcome to the year of the comet (we hope)

First a meteor exploded over Russia, followed closely by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a naked-eye spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.

Field of flowers

Shreveport residents could soon see a new field of flowers in one popular part of town.

FBI investigates at the Homer Police Department

The FBI made an unexpected visit to the Homer Police Department today. Neighbors said unmarked cars pulled up to the station around 9 this morning, with men carrying cardboard boxes inside.

Abused dog's story goes viral, saving her life

For many people, church is where they are saved. For Diva, an abused and injured dog, salvation came across the street from a church instead.

Shreveport's Highland Haven closing

A local house program that helps teenage residents is closing their doors after 5 years of service.

Controversy: Austin plastic bag ban goes into effect

Austin, Texas is the latest city to implement a ban on plastic bags Friday. Several other cities in Texas also have bans or fees on plastic bags.

Shreveport coach accused of 2-year sexual relationship with student

Police arrested a Shreveport coach Friday morning for alleged sexual conduct with a student.

Bossier Parish CC, UL-Monroe team on student degrees

In 2010, Bossier Parish Community College signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Louisiana at Monroe to offer a unique opportunity for students seeking four-year degrees in health care management.  

TX man sentenced 50 years for keeping woman as his sex slave

A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in the state penitentiary after prosecutors say he locked a 44-year-old woman in a small garage apartment where he repeatedly assaulted her and forced her to have sex.

US Marshals catch suspected gunman in Shreveport shooting

U.S. Marshal agents were able to capture a wanted Plain Dealing man who had been running from the law since early February.