Roughly $100 million devoted to widen segment of I-49

Governor Bobby Jindal announced plans today to widen and construct a roughly two mile segment of I-49 South from North of Ambassador Caffery Parkway to Albertsons Parkway in Lafayette Parish.

One death, 15 new cases of West Nile in Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals uncovered 15 new West Nile cases this week, and reports one death from the disease.

Thanksgiving dinner to cost Texans less this year

A traditional, Texas-style Thanksgiving dinner for 10 will cost $46.08 this year, marking more than a 5 percent savings over last year, according to the special Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) 2012 Thanksgiving Meal Report.

Hostess shutdown on hold

Hostess Brands and a key union agreed Monday to try to mediate their dispute -- an unexpected development that could spare the company from permanently shutting down.

Authorities searching for weekend gas station robber

The Shreveport Police Department is asking for the public's help in solving a weekend robbery. On Saturday, at around 7:00 p.m., an armed man held up the Shell Food Mart on the 9400 block of Mansfield Road.

Man stabbed trying to break up a fight

Early Sunday morning, Shreveport were called to the 6200 block of Henderson Street, where a man had collapsed after being stabbed.

Father, his 2 adult children arrested in Texas bank robberies

The family that robs banks together, stays together.

Local authorities stepping up patrols during the holidays

In an effort to deter business hold ups and other crimes that can during the holiday shopping season, the Bossier City Police Department will activate its Armed Robbery Task Force later this week.

Deer attacks two men, then takes man's cigarettes

Joseph Rose and Cole Kellis were leaving their home in Whitehouse on Friday morning when they noticed a deer in their front yard.

Robbery intervention detail nets more arrests

The arrests continue as the Robbery Intervention Detail tightens it's clenches on suspected robbers and thieves.