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February 02 07:56 AM
What prompted her to leave her perfect family life to a life that included alcohol and drugs? “We never did have drug awareness (in school). I never knew about it. I never knew about this drug. I was curious. It didn’t mater because I was hurting so bad because I was getting a divorce now.
February 02 07:56 AM
A Department of Children and Family Services employee reported the abuse to the Caddo Sheriff’s office after the girl was taken to University Health following a seizure. Medical personnel examined the child and said she had ligature marks on her wrist, loop-shaped scars on her thighs, a head injury and was malnour ished.
February 02 07:56 AM
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday afternoon. Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler, Chief Administrative Officer Brian Crawford, Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation (SPAR) director Shelly Ragle-Wood and other dignitaries cut the red ribbon that officially re-opened the facility.
February 02 07:56 AM
Daniel Hernandez Del Angel, 43, of the 200 block of Bodcau Station in Haughton, was arrested on active warrants last Thursday, Jan. 25, and booked into the Bossier Maximum Security Facility on Friday, Jan. 26. He was charged with first-degree rape and molestation of a juvenile.
January 26 10:28 AM
Shreveport Police violent crimes investigators have had a man jailed for allegedly fabricating a story about being shot by several suspects in west Shreveport last week. On Jan. 17 just before 4 p.m., Shreveport police responded to the 4700 block of Lyba Street on reports of a shooting.

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April 13 12:33 PM
Caddo’s highest population estimate was 257,354 on July 1, 2013. This number decreased by almost 11,000 in the next four years. The population in Bossier Parish increased by 10,000 from July 1, 2010, to July 1, 2017. In that eight-year interval, DeSoto’s population gradually increased each year.
April 13 12:33 PM
My dad was a star forward playing both junior college and AAU basketball. I had the honor of being Coach Dean Smith’s first recruit at the University of North Carolina back in 1968. I was a spectator in the Louisiana Superdome when the Tar Heels won two national championships.
April 13 11:20 AM
My dad was a star forward playing both junior college and AAU basketball. I had the honor of being Coach Dean Smith’s first recruit at the University of North Carolina back in 1968. I was a spectator in the Louisiana Superdome when the Tar Heels won two national championships.

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