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Shreveport, Louisiana is located in Caddo Parish. Zip codes in Shreveport, LA include 71153, 71166, and 71136. The median home price in Shreveport is $158,500 which is roughly $64/per square foot. More Shreveport information.

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4 hrs ago | The Times

Late-night crash in Shreveport kills woman

Authorities are investigating a late night crash in north Shreveport that left a woman dead.

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7 hrs ago | The Times

Two worship styles geared toward fulfilling different needs

Traditional or contemporary? When it comes to worshipping, many churches make that decision easier by offering both types of services.

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11 hrs ago | The Times

Cedric Glover: Join us Monday in helping reshape Shreveport's Cross Bayou corridor

Since 2009, Shreveport citizens have been actively engaged in the process of developing a comprehensive plan to set our city on the path to becoming "The Next Great City of the South."

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13 hrs ago | Gawker

WeatherNation Hires Meteorologist Fired for Defending Her Natural Hair

In 2012, meteorologist Rhonda Lee made national headlines after she was fired from her job at a television station in Louisiana for defending herself on Facebook against racist comments about Lee sporting her natural hair.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Times

Derrick Harris again wanted by authorities

One of the firefighters mired in a scandal that has rocked the Shreveport Fire Department all the way up to its highest official is wanted for allegedly making threats against the department, authorities said Saturday.

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The Times

Rally outside Hobby Lobby draws honks, hollers

Several protesters rallied this morning outside the craft store Hobby Lobby, standing on East Kings Highway in the punishing heat holding signs with messages such as "Women's rights.

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The Times

Shreveport police seek shooting suspect

Detectives are working to apprehend a teenager they believe is responsible for shooting a woman in west Shreveport late last month.

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The Times

Stroller for July 12, 2014

<![CDATA[Celebrating a birthday today: Linda Alexander, of Shreveport. ... Mary Pratt, of Shreveport. ... Annette Brown, of Coushatta. ... Kami Anderson, 12, of Bossier City. ... Cleo Fuller Williams, 79, of Bossier City. ... Savannah Ritchie, 9, of Princeton. ... Ben Dunn Jr., of Shreveport. ... Carlos Pierson, of Shreveport. ... Ethel Alford, 96, of Shreveport. ... Semina Brown Redd, of Shreveport. ... Alison Chrisman, of Shreveport. Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pick up all unwanted animals. If you bring in your domestic animal, mainly dogs and cats, the Animal Control office will accept them. Bossier Animal Control, (318) 741-8499, Caddo Animal Control, (318) 226-6624 or DeSoto Animal Control, (318) 871-2900. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at Bossier, Caddo and DeSoto. To place information in Stroller, call (318) 459-3233 between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. weekdays and between 2 and 5 p.m. weekends. Send email to peachesealy@gannett.com Label: Attention Stroller.

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NewsOne

Re: Black Weather Woman Fired Over Natural Hair Get New Job In Denver | News One

Rhonda A. Lee , the Black woman who was fired from her meteorologist job in Shreveport, La., after defending her natural hair on the station's Facebook page, has just accepted a job with a national weather channel in Colorado.

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The Times

Greg Tarver: Next landfill meeting set for July 24

State Sen. Greg Tarver will host another meeting about the Harrelson Materials Management landfill at 5:30 p.m. July 24 in Jesse N. Stone Science Lecture Hall on the campus of Southern University at Shreveport.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Times

Barbaree Jr. wins State Junior

Byrd sophomore-to-be Philip Barbaree Jr. fired a final round 66 and cruised to a six-stroke victory at the Louisiana State Junior Championship at Links on the Bayou in Alexandria.

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The Times

Medical School deserves praise for 8-year accreditation

Recently an announcement was made in northwest Louisiana that is undoubtedly one of the most significant in quite some time.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

I-Team Investigation into Fracking in Northwest Louisiana Part 3

WHERE MORE THAN 2-THOUSAND WELLS ARE CURRENTLY BEING FRACKED. HE HAS MORE ON WHAT THE STATE SAYS ABOUT DRILLING IN THAT AREA... AND HOW IT COULD HAVE AN EFFECT ON HOW THINGS PROCEED IN ST.

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The Times

Jake Robinson extradited to Caddo Parish for 2004 murder

A former Shreveporter was booked into the Caddo Correctional Center on Thursday to face charges that he murdered a man here in 2004, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

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The Times

10 things to do this weekend

The holiday weekend has passed us by but that's no reason to stay indoors. Here are 10 things happening on Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Shreveport-Bossier City.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

La. man convicted of kidnapping missing woman

One of Shreveport's newer CNG-fueled trash trucks has itself been trashed by a fire that damaged it so heavily it will now likely be used for parts.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Times

Shreveport man convicted in 2010 murder

A Caddo Parish jury tonight convicted a Shreveport man of second-degree murder in the July 2010 stabbing death of a man whose bloodied body was discovered in a Shreveport hotel room.

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The Times

Creative junkies spur DIY collaboration

Art ruined Peter Fetterman's life. The daily grind of a 9-to-5 job that gets you home each night in time for dinner with the kids and leaves your weekends free to follow the passions that drive you on just those few open hours is more than enough for most.

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The Times

Commentator tells painful story of growing up in Louisiana

Charles M. Blow, 43, is a New York Times columnist and CNN commentator, a man who moves in powerful circles that help shape national opinions.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

Sens. say 2 Arkansas fire departments get grants

For eight years now, Shreveport has been the site of one of the area's largest pre-migratory roosts for the purple-hued birds.

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