Adria Goins will be off the anchor desk for the rest of this week as she recovers from a “successful” eye surgery. She went through Lasik surgery Wednesday morning at the Eye Surgery Center in Shreveport.
Americans are expected to spend more this holiday season. That’s according to the National Retail Federation (NRF) which estimates the average consumer will spend more than a thousand dollars this year.
KSLA News 12 has received several questions about Bossier City water and whether it’s safe to use and drink. Doug Warner sat down with Dr. Martha Whyte with the Louisiana Department of Health to separate myth from fact when it comes to Bossier City’s water.
With a chlorine burn well underway in Bossier City, city officials say they've scheduled double the testing and are working to figure out how a brain-eating amoeba got into the water system in south Bossier City.
Organizers estimate nearly 500 people turned out for a city-sponsored job fair Thursday at the Shreveport Convention Center. That's nearly half as many as attended a similar event at Municipal Auditorium in mid-July.
BBB of South Central La., Inc. is urging consumers to investigate requests for donations before giving. Make sure you understand what kind of organization is requesting a donation. Is it a charity “501C3” ora lobbying group which offers different tax deductions. Carmen Million, BBB President/CEO, st
For many, cars are a four wheeled extension of who we are, where we’re going and what we love. They’re a mechanical form of personal expression with plenty of flair. But, the cherry on top of all the automotive creativity can often be found on a 12 by 6 piece of aluminum.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the colored enamel on the neckerchief slides contains levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.
A variety of Mauna Loa Macadamia Nut Company products produced on the Big Island earlier this month have been voluntarily recalled due to potential E. coli contamination, according to the state Department of Health.
Wednesday morning, the KSLA news team introduced you to Patrice Thomas. Thomas is a single mother who raises her son Braylen and her niece Lailah. Patrice said she struggles each month to get by and has to cut some things from her budget that she doesn’t consider a necessity, and according to one st
The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates there could be a shortage of 291,000 welders by 2020. Now Job Corps has a new, state-of-the-art mobile welding laboratory to train workers and help meet that demand.
Tom Moore is a licensed counselor and family therapist. He said dealing with stress can be hard when juggling work, finances, and kids. When you add being a single parents, things can get complicated, but the basic guidance still proves to help.
The recall affects vehicles from the 2015 to 2018 model years. Ford said its investigation found some front seat belt pretensioners can generate excessive sparks when they deploy, which may ignite gases released from the device.
Ready to go green and save your community here in the Shreveport and Bossier area? Shreveport Green a local organization has been awarded with a Healthy Communities Grant and wants to use those funds to bring awareness to keep the community clean.
40 percent of U.S. families have struggled to pay for basic needs like food and housing in the past year, according to research from the Urban Institute. Beyond that statistic are real people who face real challenges to make ends meet.
Here's a list of current boil advisories in the ArkLaTex. It is updated as information is provided to KSLA News 12 by the local water systems or city/town officials. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back for updates.
According to a recent study, 80% of Americans say the economy is a significant source of stress. Some rest and relaxation may be just what the doctor ordered. But if an extravagant getaway isn't in the budget, no worries. There are bargain destinations as we head into the new year... whether your dream is to head overseas, or you'd rather siesta stateside.