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  1. Boil advisory issued for parts of Tangipahoa ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The advisory was issued around 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2 for areas in Hammond, Tickfaw, and Independence that are operated by French Settlement Water Company. The company says they are experiencing low pressure or no water in these areas.


  2. Two unrestrained drivers killed in head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    On November 11, around 5:40 p.m., troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop L responded to a fatal two-vehicle head-on crash on LA 16, about 2.6 miles east of Pine Grove in St. Helena Parish. The crash claimed the lives of 30-year-old Ronette Spann of Baton Rouge, and 47-year-old Independence resident James Dorsey, state police say.


  3. Man arrested on obstruction charge in girlfriend's death now charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A new and more serious charge has been filed against a man arrested in connection with the death of his girlfriend. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reported Ollie Selders, 37, of Independence, is now charged with murder in the shooting death of Letisha Rheams, 27, also of Independence.


  4. Detectives arrest 8 during search of home believed to be used to make methRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    An investigation that spanned several months resulted in the arrests of eight people on drug and child cruelty charges, according to officials. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office reported narcotics investigators obtained a search warrant on July 11 for a home on Addison Road in Independence where they believed meth was being processed.


  5. Independence woman dies as result of shooting; victim's boyfriend arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A woman is dead and her boyfriend is now behind bars after a reported shooting, says the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office. Just before 11 a.m. on Tuessday, June 27, deputies were called out to a medical emergency on Selders Ln. in Independence.


  6. Police: Authorities searching for missing child on Tangipahoa RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Police and fire fighters are searching for a child who went missing, Sunday, on the Tangipahoa River. Crews were called to the scene, near Serenity Sands Park on Highway 40 just east of the Town of Independence, around 1:30 p.m. Police say that the missing child has been identified as a nine-year-old girl from Roseland, LA.


  7. Crews resume search for missing child on Tangipahoa RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Rescue crews here have just restarted their search for a 9-year-old girl who went missing Sunday while swimming in the Tangipahoa River. At this time, officials are considering the search recovery operation.


  8. Zurik: Small town struggles after former mayor's questionable practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    "Where's Elvis at?" Michael Ragusa asks someone at the restaurant where we conducted our interview. "Tell him to play something for us."


  9. Tangipahoa Parish grand jury indicts 12 in fatal jail beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A Tangipahoa Parish Grand Jury has returned indictments for 12 people in connection with the January beating death of an Independence man in the parish jail.


  10. Kentwood man accused of sexual assault of child escapes arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Independence Police Department is seeking a Kentwood man on a warrant from Texas for aggravated sexual assault of a child. On Wednesday, April 26, around 10:30 a.m., officials with Independence PD say they were trying to arrest Deangelo Robbins, 36, when he escaped police custody and fled on foot.


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