Caddo to get $912,000 in criminal justice reinvestment funds

When Louisiana released hundreds of inmates early last year, it came with a mandate that 70 percent of the savings be reinvested into programs aimed at supporting victims and keeping the prisoners out of jail. The governor was in town Oct. 17 to say where some of those funds will go.
Bossier Teacher arrested for spying on student
Suspect in fatal shooting of NC state trooper identified
  Elections 2018: DeSoto Parish sheriff draws a challenger
Man charged in connection to Sabine Parish shooting

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Man charged in connection to Sabine Parish shooting
A man is facing a murder charge after investigators connected him to the shooting death of father of three.
The George Rodrigue Foundation of Arts is accepting entries for 2019 art contest
The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts is accepting application for their 2019 Art Contest.
AKA hosts indoor and zero wind kite flying competition in Shreveport
The American Kitefliers Association will hold its 41st Annual Competition and Convention in Shreveport.

  Elections 2018: Louisiana voters to consider fantasy sports gaming

Fantasy sports gambling is illegal in Louisiana. But come Nov. 6, voters will get the opportunity to consider making it legal in their parish. And that has battle lines drawn between those who see the need for revenue and those who have or help people who have a gambling problem.

  Weather or Not: Measuring tornado & hurricane strength

In this week's Weather or Not, Meteorologist Kalie Pluchel breaks down how we measure how intense hurricanes and tornadoes are.
  Groundbreaking held for ‘The Common’ in downtown Shreveport
  VA formally opens clinic that caters to homeless veterans
Gas leak closes Bossier City street, crews working to make repairs

EAST TEXAS NEWS

Walmart donates $37,000 to Providence House
USDA designates Panola County as a disaster area due to drought
Carthage Fire Department cancels 2018′s open house

Carthage, TX Fire Department open house canceled

The annual Carthage, TX fire department open house has been cancelled.

LSP IDs man killed in DeSoto Parish Crash

Louisiana State Police has released the name of a Texas man killed in a crash on Monday Night.

KSLA INVESTIGATES

KSLA Investigates | DeSoto Parish D.A. barred from investigating possibility of law enforcement misconduct

  KSLA Investigates: Unfulfilled Justice - Part III

Evelana Smith wants the public to understand that her son’s life meant something to the people who loved him. And she is convinced that someone has key information that could help police solve the homicide.

POLITICS

  Elections 2018: DeSoto Parish sheriff draws a challenger
  Elections 2018: Louisiana voters to consider fantasy sports gaming
  Elections 2018: Shreveport mayoral candidate Steven Jackson
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