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  1. Month-long investigation results in nearly $2 million drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    After a month long investigation, nearly two million dollars worth of drugs are off the streets of Central Louisiana, according to state police. According to Louisiana State Police, investigators arrested Derrick Felton, 37, of Alexandria on Friday, January 27 for possession of a large amount of illegal drugs and cash.


  2. Permanent fix coming for Campti's leaky water tankRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    On KSLA News 12 at 6, town leaders tell us a fix now is set to arrive in a couple weeks. "We don't get all the holes, by the way.


  3. Senate candidate Foster Campbell travels across La. day before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    He was at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Hotel downtown and thinks this as a close race, a dead heat. "They think that Mr. Trump is very popular in Louisiana and so, they've asked him to come down to make sure they win," Campbell said.


  4. McNeese WBB picks up 100-66 win over LSU-AlexandriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    McNeese women's basketball had five players score in double figures as it concluded its five game home stand here Sunday afternoon with a commanding 100-66 win over LSU-Alexandria. McNeese hit the century mark for the first time this season and it was the first time since January of 2015 in a 104-101 double overtime win against Incarnate Word that the Cowgirls scored over 100 points.


  5. Bond denied to former children's show hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Judge Mary Lauve Doggett issued the ruling late Friday involving 76-year-old Frank Selas III, weeks after a bail hearing that included testimony from Selas' four children, who all guaranteed their father's court appearances. Selas was known as Mr. Wonder while at Monroe's KNOE-TV in the 1970s.


  6. Baton Rouge man dies in 2-car crash near Alexandria areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Louisiana State Police identified the victim as Boris Boyd, 51. Troopers reported the driver of the other vehicle was injured and taken to the hospital. Master Tpr.


  7. Shreveport city council set vote on $12 monthly garbage feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Shreveport's City Council will consider a proposal later this month to start charging city residents a $12 monthly garbage fee. The council will get a chance to further examine and then pass, amend or reject the proposal during its next meeting on Nov. 22. The proposed fee was previously discussed during a special budget meeting between Mayor Ollie Tyler and city council members, but no decision was made.


  8. Natchitoches woman missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    They are looking for 35-year-old Lacy Ann Litton. She stands 5', 5" tall, weighs 153 to 185 pounds and has black hair and blue eyes.


  9. Livingston Parish students to receive new shoes courtesy of Heart & Sole programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Students in Livingston Parish who were affected by the historic August flooding are getting back on their feet thank to a program created by the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce. The program, called Heart & Sole , received donations of new tennis shoes and funds from the Wives of Louisiana Wildlife Agent.


  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The state highway department reports that southbound traffic is backed up for about 2 miles from milepost 120 to mile marker 118 near Derry. "If you are traveling through the area, drive carefully and expect delays," says a post by the Natchitoches sheriff's office.


  11. Sons of Confederate Veterans suing Natchitoches over battle flag banRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    An eight-page lawsuit details how the Louisiana Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans are taking the City of Natchitoches to court over the Confederate battle flag. "Almost 25 years prior and we have never had any problems with anyone in the crowd," SCV Lieutenant Commander-In-Chief Paul Gramling told KSLA.


  12. Joint Military Cadets complete summer trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A group of joint military cadets are just back from basic training in central Louisiana. The group of young men ages 10-17 have just returned from 10 days of work and fun at Camp Beauregard near Alexandria.


  13. Jonathan CulterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The theft happened at a home in the 100 block of Carmane Road in the Oak Grove Community on June 8 at approximately 1:00 p.m. According to deputies, a Huskee tiller and a Stihl weed eater were reported stolen. The equipment is valued around $400.


  14. Healthline: Bogalusa hospital braces for cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The state's safety net hospitals remain in limbo as Louisiana lawmakers try to solve the budget crisis. Four face closure if legislators cannot find enough money to completely plug the $600 million hole.


  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    On June 4, and official ceremony took place in Amite, giving command of the 225th Engineer Brigade from Col. Rodney Painting to Col.


  16. JDSO: Alexandria woman arrested for identity theft and fraudRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office arrested an Alexandria woman Friday that has been wanted out of Jeff Davis Parish since March of 2015, authorities said. Commander Chris Ivey, spokesperson for the Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office, said detectives received a complaint in 2013 and following an investigation, two suspects were identified and arrest warrants were issued in March 2015.


  17. La. governor signs first of its kind 'Blue Lives Matter' billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Gov. John Bel Edwards signed a bill that expands the definition of a hate crime in order to increase protections for first responders. "Coming from a family of law enforcement officers, I have great respect for the work that they do and the risks they take to ensure our safety," said Gov. Edwards.


  18. La. governor set to sign 'Blue Lives Matter' billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Gov. John Bel Edwards is set to sign a bill that expands the definition of a hate crime in order to increase protections for first responders. "I think we ought to be protecting those who protect us on a daily basis," said Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria, who is sponsoring HB 953 .


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