The official body count of dead horses found in Sabine Parish has now grown 5-fold as of this weekend, and animal rescue crews continue to remove starved horses from an Ark-La-Tex ranch.More >> SMITHVILLE, MS (RNN) - The National Weather Service has determined a twister that struck Smithville, MS during Wednesday's deadly tornado outbreak was an EF-5, producing winds of 205 miles per hour.More >> Storm shelter and safe room manufacturers are raking in sales after a record-breaking tornado outbreak killed more than 320 people in the Southeast.More >> A Marshall stabbing sends one man to the hospital and lands another in jail.More >> Lufkin Police have arrested an Old Navy store employee accused of taking pictures of a woman in a dressing room.More >> A Phenix City man is accused of pleasuring himself as a school bus full of children passed by his house. Police say the young passengers have been witnessing the obscene act for almost the entire school year.More >> Actor Jeff Conaway is on the "razor's edge," fighting for his life against pneumonia and a blood infection.More >> Deputies are investigating after a body was found Saturday morning in a burned vehicle.More >> Deputies are investigating after a body was found Saturday morning in a burned vehicle.More >> The final wave of holdouts has mostly packed up and left this Louisiana town as water from the swollen Atchafalaya River has inched toward their homes, with their frustration and hope painted on signs posted outsideMore >> Isolated thunderstorms will continue through the afternoon and evening hours into Sunday. The primary concern with these storms is the potential for large hail.More >> Bossier Police are on the scene of an accident that has caused a shut down of one of the westbound lanes of I-20. The accident happened around 11:30 p.m. halfway between the Industrial Drive exit and I-220.More >> Officials have "exhausted every avenue" looking for missing man.More >> Authorities near the Louisiana-Texas line are searching for a possible drowning victim. The search is centered in the Sabine River near the Highway 190 Bridge.More >> Deputies are warning people to get out of low-lying areas as water gushing from a floodgate for the first time in four decades creeps closer to communities in Louisiana.More >> An early morning shooting in west Shreveport left a vehicle damaged by gunfire and landed two suspects in jail.More >> It's this time of the year when pools start gearing up for the swimming season as temperatures continue to warm up.More >> A Diboll couple say they received a miracle this Mother's Day: their first baby arriving early Sunday morning.More >> DeSoto Parish deputies are investigating an overnight shooting that left one victim fighting for their lifeMore >> The Department of Defense released videos on Saturday May 7th,2011, in which Osama Bin Laden is shown watching himself on televisionMore >> The Red River is nearly 21 feet deep and it is expected to rise another half foot before cresting.More >> A 57-year-old Caddo Parish man has been charged with aggravated assault on a peace officer with a firearm after he pointed a shotgun at a deputy.More >> A Natchitoches city councilwoman has been arrested, accused of with interfering with an investigation.More >> Polls have just closed in two parishes and results are pending on some important issues the public voted on today.More >> A former Shreveport DJ is cleared of a nearly four year old rape charge. KSLA News 12 broke the news Friday that the Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office has dismissed the charge on Terrance Stewart, Better Known as DJ Bay BayMore >> Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi survived a NATO missile strike Saturday that killed his youngest son and three grandchildren and wounded friends and relatives, Libya's spokesman said.More >> A former Miss USA's tearful claim that she was groped during a pat-down at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport could be a criminal matter under a bill gaining momentum in the Texas LegislatureMore >> A tornado tore through Tuscaloosa, Alabama Wednesday (April 27th) evening.More >> While many people in the area were out enjoying Easter festivities, some criminals saw it as an opportunity to carry out their crime.More >> Shreveport Police responded to what began as a routine disturbance call but ended-up turning into a huge pot bust.More >> To the sound of the 21-gun-salute, friends, family and colleagues all came together to remember and honor Bowie County Deputy Sherri Jones.More >> To the sound of the 21-gun-salute, friends, family and colleagues all came together to remember and honor Bowie County Deputy Sherri Jones.More >> The sister of LSU head football coach Les Miles has died in a car wreck in Addis.More >> A Caddo Parish man tragically died after he was struck by a truck twice. It happened Friday evening around 8:35 on Colquitt Road and Springridge.More >> Louisiana State Police responded to the scene of an officer-involved crash in Webster Parish.More >> Bossier Sheriff's deputies are on the scene of a tragic accident that left four people injured tonight. It happened around 9:27 in the 9300 hundred block of Dogwood Trail in Haughton.More >> Bossier City Police released more details about the arrest of 39-year old Gerald Cortez Needham, who has been charged with three counts of first degree murder in the shootings deaths of 77-year-old shopMore >> Funeral services will be held Monday in Minden for David A. Specht Sr., owner of Specht Newspapers, Inc.More >> Gov. Rick Perry has appealed to President Barack Obama to declare the state a major disaster areaMore >> The Jefferson Parish coroner's office is trying to determine whether remains found in a wooded lot Sunday near Gretna are those of a human skull.More >> Add New York to the growing list of states where gas prices are topping $4 per gallon.More >> A Lufkin woman jogging called police after she says a man tried to abduct her.More >> NC Governor declares state of emergency after one of the deadliest storms in decades.More >> Learning from tragedy. That was the idea behind a program today to teach local kids about internet safety.More >> © Winslow's Aunt Felicia Holden-Starkes It has been a mystery now 3 months running. Detectives say they know Tracy Winslow was kidnapped from her home in Oil City, in north Caddo Parish on Sunday, January 23rd and reported missing the next day.More >> Seats filled up quickly for the dedication of former President Bill Clinton's boyhood home in Hope where the former president and Arkansas Governor were set to speak.More >> The Bossier City Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Saturday night, April 16, 2011 at a location north of I-20More >> Town Square Media and Sheriff's Safety Town will host the "Justin Bloxom: We Care About Our Kids Day."More >> The economy is on the move, and McDonald's is taking advantage, and they hope to help you in the process.More >> The economy is on the move, and McDonald's is taking advantage, and they hope to help you in the process.More >> A line of savage thunderstorms roared through North Texas, pelting the region with sometimes-large hail and blasting it with high winds.More >> Hispanics now outnumber African-Americans for the first time in most U.S. metropolitan areas, shifting the political and racial dynamics in cities once dominated by whites and blacks.More >> An East Texas doctor, his wife, and sister-in-law were killed in a plane crash outside of McComb, Mississippi early Sunday morning.More >> An East Texas doctor, his wife, and sister-in-law were killed in a plane crash outside of McComb, Mississippi early Sunday morning.More >> An Ark-La-Tex woman is speaking out tonight, just one week after surviving a vicious knife attack.More >> It's been a deadly weekend in the Ark-La-Tex this weekend after a series of 5 fatal accidents.More >> Shreveport Police are looking for a shooting suspect after multiple gun shots were fired in downtown Shreveport early Sunday morning.More >> Louisiana State Representative Patrick Williams embarked on his fourth annual walk from Shreveport to Baton Rouge Saturday morning. The 226 mile trek is to raise awareness of autism and childhood obesity.More >> Young Unique Positive People, or YUPP, is a mentoring and youth leadership program based in Shreveport. The group promotes community service, volunteerism, academic excellence, and leadership. It had a meet and greet for new members Saturday. To contact the group, email firstname.lastname@example.orgMore >> An Associated Press review of government records shows cracks were found and repaired a year ago on a Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing after a fuselage rupture.More >> Hundreds of officers attend the funeral for the Smith County deputy killed in an animal attack in the line of duty.More >> A tsunami alert has been issued in Japan after a 6.5 magnitude earthquake shook eastern Japan off the quake-ravaged coast on Monday morning, that's according to the U.S. Geological Survey.More >> Bossier City Police units responded to the scene of a double stabbing that happened Saturday around 9:30 p.m. on Danbury Ct., that's close to Northgate Road.More >> Members of a Shreveport church march and pray against black on black crime. More >> Mayor Mitch Landrieu has joined the ranks of those opposed to merging Southern University at New Orleans and the University of New Orleans.More >> Shreveport police arrest rapper known as "Rick Ross," and NFL Pro Bowl player Jason Peters. More >> One week ago, a tragic fire that broke out at the Reserve Apartments in North Bossier destroyed an entire apartment building and displaced almost 10 families.More >> © Courtesy 11-Alive News The man charged in the shooting death of a Georgia police officer surrendered on live TV after he released the last four of eight hostages he was holding at an Athens apartmentMore >> The mother of three small children arrived at her childhood home around three Thursday morning. After resting a day from an unforgettable ordeal, she shares her story.More >> Thirty-two people were arrested during a drug operation this week in Shreveport and Caddo Parish, said Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie ShawMore >> Texarkana Arkansas Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Thursday night.More >>
Unusually dry conditions have led Sabine Parish to issue an emergency burn ban, effective immediately. An extended drought means that grass and brush is tinder dry and could easily explode into a wildfire.More >> There are a lot of angry Caddo Parish parents and students tonight after the school board voted to shutdown several schools over a three year period in order to save more than $24 million dollars and the fight isn't over yetMore >> Lamondre Tucker's mother, Alicia Tucker, faces a federal charge of Conspiracy to Commit Perjury.More >> A group of Japanese exchange students with Rotary International were scheduled to be in East Texas, on Wednesday.More >> A group of Japanese exchange students with Rotary International were scheduled to be in East Texas, on Wednesday.More >> Louisiana State Police arrest an off duty Shreveport Police officer over the weekend for allegedly driving while intoxicated.More >> Airstrikes as estimated by Military officials and reports.More >> Benton Fire Department units responded to the scene of a huge fire just outside the city limits of Bossier City.More >> Shreveport Police responded to a stabbing call that happened in the early morning hours of Sunday.More >> UPDATE: From our KSLA News Reporter Tracy Clemons Live from the courtroomMore >> A Bossier City man is recovering from a gun shot wound after an attempted armed robbery. It happened around 11:20 p.m. Saturday night at 1112 Peach StreetMore >> Moammar Gadhafi is vowing Libya will defend itself from what he calls "crusader aggression," as U.S.-led international forces begin an attack in support of the rebel uprising against him.More >> The Shreveport Police Department is currently investigating the death of a City Jail inmate.More >> KSLA News 12 has learned that a 2 1/2 year old boy drowned in his family pool. More >> In a long-awaited decision, an advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday said that menthol cigarettes are harmful and their removal "from the marketplace would benefit public health in the United States."More >> By Elizabeth Temple - bio | email LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) – After 25 years of hoping and praying for a child of her own, Bertie Hicks', prayers were answered. Hicks got the surprising news two weeks beforeMore >> Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator is issuing a warning after several churches in Caddo Parish received suspicious mail containing CDs of pornographic images, that's according to a news release from the Caddo Sheriff's OfficeMore >> The DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office is warning the public of a scam after receiving numerous calls from citizens saying that they have been contacted by a "Parish Coordinator" who works for Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle, then are asked for a donationMore >> The Hope Police Department is investigation an alleged rape case at a local high school.More >> An anonymous donor has reportedly stepped up and paid for the funeral of 12-year-old Ethan Moore, the young man who died Monday in a go-cart accident.More >> The burial for Staff Sergeant Chauncy Mays, who was killed last week in Afghanistan, was held today in Alba. Hundreds of family and friends attended to pay their respects to the fallen hero.More >> Soldiers and officials in northeastern Japan are warning residents that the area could be hit by another tsunami and are ordering residents to higher groundMore >> It's hard enough to get your bearings when the time changes twice a year. It's all but impossible when your phone starts playing tricks on you, too.More >> A partial meltdown was likely under way at a second nuclear reactor, a top Japanese official said Sunday, as authorities frantically tried to prevent a similar threat from nearby unit following a catastrophic earthquake and tsunamiMore >> The Louisiana Army National Guard says a helicopter pilot from Prairieville has been awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for a medical evacuation in Afghanistan.More >> A man booked with murder after allegedly stabbing his wife and driving her corpse around for six hours was part of another tragedy in 1983: the disappearance of his toddler son in a Tacoma, Wash., parkMore >> Families everywhere have been waiting to hear if their loved ones in Japan are okay. That includes a member of our own NBC12 family. One of our editors, Shawn Mclauchlan, has a brother who lives and teaches English in Sendai, close to the earthquake's epicenter.More >> Pineville, La., resident Janie Eudy said her husband, Danny, was working in northern Japan at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant where a reactor cooling system failed after the earthquake struck on FridayMore >> Shreveport Fire Investigators arrested a 14 year old boy Friday morning for allegedly phoning in a bomb threat to Bethune Middle School on ThursdayMore >> Two Sabine Parish Jailer were fired after an investigation revealed they gave alcohol to two inmatesMore >> The Shreveport Fire Department's is holding it's first free smoke alarm give-away campaign for 2011 in the Stoner Hill community this weekendMore >>
Cable barriers are meant to prevent a single car accident from becoming a multi-car, fatal accident Two local mothers take their battle for cable median barriers to lawmakers in Baton Rouge. Now they wait to see if their emotional pleas to the appropriations committee will make a difference. "ItMore >> Two local mothers take their battle for cable median barriers to lawmakers in Baton Rouge. Now they wait to see if their emotional pleas to the appropriations committee will make a difference.More >> A bill expanding the authority of state police while inspecting sites like the one at Camp Minden, where millions of pounds of improperly stored M6 propellant were discovered back in 2012, is now on theMore >> A bill expanding the authority of state police while inspecting sites like the one at Camp Minden, where millions of pounds of improperly stored M6 propellant were discovered back in 2012, is now on theMore >> Sam's Club has announced an official opening date for its new club in Bossier City this summer.More >> Sam's Club has announced an official opening date for its new club in Bossier City this summer.More >> Students at Grambling State University will hold a vigil on campus Thursday morning in honor of a student whose body was found in a Lafayette Park over the weekend.
Students at Grambling State University will hold a vigil on campus Thursday morning in honor of a student whose body was found in a Lafayette Park over the weekend.
The mother of a Potosi High School student said a teacher went too far when her daughter was reprimanded for carrying a Bible around school.More >> The mother of a Potosi High School student said a teacher went too far when her daughter was reprimanded for carrying a Bible around school.More >>
A Shreveport mom is shaken after her 15-year-old teenager son's regular walk home from the library took a turn after a stranger allegedly tries to lure him into his car. That teen doesn't want to be identifiedMore >> A Shreveport mom is shaken after her 15-year-old teenager son's regular walk home from the library took a turn after a stranger allegedly tries to lure him into his car.More >> Michelle Marie Bussiere was arrested last week and charged with identity theft, forgery, theft under $500, among other charges. (Source: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office) This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. More >> This photo gallery features mugshots of individuals arrested in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia. More >> Video of a contestant on 'Wheel of Fortune' is quickly going viral - but not because of how impressive his performance was. Julian Batts, a freshman at Indiana University, repeatedly failed to solve puzzlesMore >> Video of a contestant on 'Wheel of Fortune' is quickly going viral - but not because of how impressive his performance was.More >> In a pre-flight safety monologue full of brutal honesty, sarcasm and a few things that could save their lives, one flight attendant actually got her passengers to listen.More >> In a pre-flight safety monologue full of brutal honesty, sarcasm and a few things that could save their lives, one flight attendant actually got her passengers to listen.More >> Five children died because of fungus-contaminated linens at Children's Hospital, prompting an investigation by the Centers for Disease Control.More >> Five children died because of fungus-contaminated linens at Children's Hospital, prompting an investigation by the Centers for Disease Control. It happened years ago and is just coming to light because of a new entry in a medical journal.More >> GM said the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 convertible is the fasted convertible they've ever produced.More >> GM said the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 convertible is the fasted convertible they've ever produced.More >> James Siebenthal The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.More >> The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.More >> U.S. Airways makes another apology for a lewd tweet they say is a mistake caused by an employee's error.More >> U.S. Airways makes another apology for a lewd tweet they say is a mistake caused by an employee's error.More >> A burglar was caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby's room in a Houston-area home.More >> A burglar was caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby's room in a Houston-area home.More >> Investigators with the Shreveport/Caddo Parish Financial Crimes are seeking the identification of a man who cashed counterfeit AEP SWEPCO checks at 3 different Thrifty Liquor stores earlier this year. More >> Investigators with the Shreveport/Caddo Parish Financial Crimes are seeking the identification of a man who cashed counterfeit AEP SWEPCO checks at 3 different Thrifty Liquor stores earlier this year. AccordingMore >>