Deputy discovers alleged dog fighting operation in Donaldsonville

DONALDSONVILLE, LA — A deputy in Ascension Parish made a shocking discovery in Donaldsonville on Sunday. While pursuing an unrelated suspect, he ended up in the middle of what he believes to be a dog fighting operation.

Pakistan re-opens NATO supply routes to Afghanistan

Pakistan has decided to re-open supply routes that the United States and its allies have used to supply their troops in Afghanistan, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Tuesday.

Sheriff confirms Andy Griffith has died at 86

A North Carolina icon has died. Andy Griffith passed away this morning at his home in Dare County. The actor's death was first confirmed by former UNC President Bill Friday and later by Dare County Sheriff Doug Doughtie.

Speedster dies after crashing into semi while on phone, computer

One person has died after ramming into the back of an 18-wheeler in Navasota Tuesday morning. DPS officials tell KWKT it happened around 9 a.m. on Highway 105, about 1 mile east of Highway 6.

Councils on Aging offer summer relief to senior citizens

Every summer, hundreds of people suffer from heat exhaustion during the hottest months of the year. That's even more dangerous for the most at-risk populations, including senior citizens and young children.

One in serious condition after downtown shooting

Shreveport police are currently working a shooting on the 1100 block of Snow street in the downtown area. Officials tell KMSS three men walked into a house and shot another man in the chest at least once.

14-year-old boy charged with rape

LAS CRUCES — Las Cruces Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy suspected of having sexual relations with two young girls.

Robbers pin elderly woman under mattress as they loot home

Shreveport police are searching for the persons responsible for robbing an elderly woman Monday morning.

Shreveport authorities post results of safety checkpoint

The Shreveport Police Department is releasing the results of a safety checkpoint held last weekend.

UPDATE: Officials identify FedEx driver killed in Hosston wreck

The woman who died in this morning's wreck has been identified as Gertha Jackson, 41, of Shreveport. A FedEx driver was pronounced dead at the scene this morning following a wreck in Hosston.