According to the Enhanced Fujita scale, an EF1 tornado has winds from 86 to 110 miles per hour, causing minor or no damage. It can peel the surface off some roofs, cause some damage to gutters and siding, break branches off trees and push over shallow-rooted trees.
“Out of an abundance of caution, I’m alerting our livestock owners to be aware of the potential for flooding along the Mississippi River and Red River Valley. Pay attention to local forecasts and advisories,” said Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 1995 Palaris Magnum ATV driven by 67-year-old Cornelius McConnell of Benton was traveling east on LA 162 when for reasons still under investigation, the ATV exited the right side of the road way and struck a DOTD curve warning sign.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a Honda Rincon ATV driven by 37- year-old Brandon Severance of Bossier City was traveling west on Camp Joy Road, when for reasons still under investigation the ATV failed to make a turn in the roadway, exited the roadway and struck a tree.
“The sheriff’s office during the Christmas season, the different departments within the sheriff’s office will choose an organization or a charity or something to support for Christmas, and several of them chose to support the family of Parker...
Deputies were called to 10186 Cross Creek Private Drive around midnight after the driver, 40-year-old David L. Terry, hit an embankment and flipped his side-byside vehicle while traveling at a high rate of speed down the drive. He was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the vehicle.
While this projected crest should not reach the impacts seen in the historic May-June 2015 flooding when rising water reach the historic 80-year flood level, Bossier Parish and Bossier City leaders are still taking precautionary flood control...
Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator, director of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness for Caddo Parish, hosted a meeting Monday morning for local officials to discuss the current Red River flood levels and contingency plans to keep citizens and their property safe.
Jordan and 31-year-old Damien Harris of the 200 block of S. Cherry Street in Haughton allegedly forced their way into a woman’s home, pushing her down. They then tied the victim up using cords from a hair dryer and box fan and then forced her into the bedroom holding a handgun to the back of her head.