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February 29 – Shreveport, Texarkana Weather Forecast PM Update
SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Rain has returned to part of the ArkLaTex on Thursday. It will likely increase Thursday night before ending. The return of sunshine will start a warming trend Friday & this weekend. Thunderstorms are looking likely on Monday and Monday night. Warming trend begins! Thursday has...
Shreveport Man Arrested for 1st Degree Rape
SHREVEPORT, LA- Shreveport Police Sex Crimes Unit makes arrest in First-Degree Rape Case. The Shreveport Police Sex Crimes Unit has arrested 37-year-old Christopher Christaw on one count of first-degree rape. The arrest follows a thorough investigation into a reported crime against an elderly female. Christopher Christaw now faces serious charges,...
Group of Women Wanted for Bossier Bath and Body Works Theft
The Bossier City Police (Property Crimes Division) needs the Public’s assistance in identifying individuals. On 02-09-24, a group of unknown black females entered 2960 Meadow Creek Drive (Bath and Body Works) and committed a Theft. If anyone knows the identity of these persons or any information on the case, please contact Crime Stoppers or the Bossier City Police Department.
Favorite Longtime Shreveport, LA Restaurant Will Remain Open
Locals were upset when they got the news that another longtime favorite restaurant in Shreveport, LA was set to close, but the eatery has been saved by getting last-minute new ownership. What's the latest with the legendary Shreveport Cotton Boll Grill?. Earlier this month, the owners, a mother and daughter...
Haughton resident convicted of killing one man, wounding another in Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — A Haughton man faces up to 99 years in prison for his role in a deadly shooting that occurred in what authorities have described as a gun deal during which the buyers allegedly shot the sellers. Dontreal Damon Quayce York, 19, pleaded guilty Tuesday (Feb....
Shreveport Man Accused of Attacking Family with Boxcutter
SHREVEPORT, LA - Shreveport Police responded to a assault and battery call in the 6000 block of Tulsa Avenue in Caddo Heights late Monday night. 54-year-old Clifford Scott faces a series of charges in connection with a domestic dispute involving members of his family. What Do Police Allege Happen?. Officers...
Shreveport Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, the place of Shreveport experienced a total of 5 reported crime cases according to the provided data. The crimes were diverse in nature, with a majority being shootings. Specifically, 3 out of the 5 cases were classified as shootings, making it the most common crime reported. The remaining cases were split between assault and theft, each accounting for 1 case. The data suggests a concerning prevalence of violent crimes, particularly shootings, in Shreveport over the past week. The incidents occurred at different times and dates, indicating that these crimes are not confined to a specific time frame. This highlights the need for continuous vigilance and proactive measures by the local law enforcement to ensure the safety of the Shreveport community.
NOBODY KNOWS HER SORROW: What happened to Ann Brewster?
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Ann Brewster was a civil rights leader known in and around Shreveport. She worked closely with figures such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Ralph Abernathy and used the beauty salon she worked at as a means to covertly pass along information about the Civil Rights Movement.
Bossier City's Seafood Scene: 3 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore three exquisite seafood restaurants located in Bossier City. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Chilly today with some rain
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Happy Thursday! Chilly today after that cold front brought a significant drop in temperatures yesterday morning. It will be cloudy all day ad we are tracking the potential for some showers off and on throughout. The highest rain chances exist during the later afternoon and evening hours after highs reach only the low 50s. Overnight tonight we will see temperatures drop into the low and mid-40s.
Shreveport Police Union speaks out on HB 42
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - The Shreveport Police Union has released a statement in connection to House Bill 42. The bill was introduced in the 2024 regular session. The passage of HB 42 would allow municipalities the option to withdraw from the Louisiana Municipal Police Employees Retirement System. “Provides that employees...
February 28 - Shreveport, Texarkana Weather Forecast: Chilly Weather Returns
A cold front will bring the return of chilly weather for a few days. Scattered showers Thursday, Spring warmup this weekend.
How your home can affect your health and wealth depending on race, study reveals
CADDO PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A recent study has shown that a person’s race can have an impact on both their health and wealth, depending on the condition of their home, calling it the Black-and-white homeownership gap. Specifically, the significant implications for the broader racial wealth gap on...
Louisiana Justice to Sheriff Prator: “Job Well Done”
After more than 50 years serving the residents of Shreveport and Caddo Parish in law enforcement, Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator takes his badge off today for the last time. You would be hard-pressed to find anyone in Shreveport and Caddo Parish that doesn't have a funny story, a touching...
Why Pizza Lovers Make the Drive to This Shreveport Spot
Pizza Lovers in the Ark-La-Tex All Know About Pop N Pizza. If you love pizza Shreveport has a few hot spots and one of my favorite spots is Pop N Pizza. Many of us discovered Pop n Pizza when they were strictly set up for take-out and had set up shop on East Kings. If you have yet to try Pop N Pizza you're missing out, it's a different type of pizza with crazy options, it's almost like Shreveport's own version of Mellow Mushroom.
This X-Files and Sons of Anarchy Star Is Coming To Shreveport
Shreveport's comic con, Geek'd Con, is coming back to Downtown Shreveport this August. The 2024 Geek'd Con will take place August 16th, 17th, and 18th, at the Shreveport Convention Center. The event has hosted tons of celebrities over the last 9 years from all types of entertainment. From movie stars to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members, with viral internet celebrities and professional wrestlers mixed in as well.
Councilwoman Tabatha Taylor calls for Ann Brewster case to be reopened
After seeing KSLA's special on Ann Brewster, Shreveport Councilwoman Tabatha Taylor is calling for the case to be reopened.
Shreveport Police Collaborate With ATF to Combat Gun Crime
The Shreveport Police Department hosted a comprehensive training session on February 27, in collaboration with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF). The training aimed to enhance law enforcement's ability to identify and respond to regional and national trends in gun-related crimes. Led by ATF experts, the training...
Shreveport Hit Record High Heat, Could Record Lows Be On The Way?
SHREVEPORT, LA - Weather is changing dramatically across north Louisiana over the next two days. The Monday high of 88 degrees broke a record we set way back in 1986 when it climbed to 87 degrees on February 26. Shreveport Could Break More Records?. The record high for today is...