Thursday, April 24 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:36:25 GMT
The Bossier Parish School Board voted Thursday afternoon to save the district $2 million, which will speed up their school building plan. The board voted to sell $25 million worth of bonds this afternoon,More >>
The Bossier Parish School Board voted Thursday afternoon to save the district $2 million, which will speed up their school building plan.More >>
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -
Shreveport fire crews battled a second apartment fire in the city in less than 12 hours on Christmas Eve.
Firefighters were called to the Towne Oaks South Apartment complex in the 7800 block of Youree Drive at 7:31 p.m. Tuesday and arrived 5 minutes later to find smoke and flames coming from the window of a downstairs apartment. SFD Assistant Chief Fred Sanders says fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the flames bring the incident under control by 7:49 PM. There were no reported injuries.
Fire investigators determined the fire originated in apartment #507 and caused minor smoke damage to an adjacent apartment. There was no one home when the fire was reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
A 2-alarm fire at the Country Club West Apartments Tuesday morning left 8 families without homes. The Shreveport Fire Department says investigators determined that fire originated on the balcony of apartment #302. Although the exact cause of the fire remains under investigation, the occupant told investigators that he used a smoker on the balcony the previous evening but removed ashes from the smoker only 45 minutes before to the report of the fire.
Thursday, April 24 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:50:03 GMT
A Marion County waste-to-power plant was reportedly converting medical waste, including human tissue and possibly aborted fetuses, into power.That report prompted Marion County commissioners to scheduleMore >>
A Marion County waste-to-power plant was reportedly converting medical waste, including human tissue and possibly aborted fetuses, into power.More >>
A pedestrian explains to KSLA News 12 the temptation to avoid a busy Shreveport crosswalk and instead use a popular shortcut, used dozens of times a day. But, that's exactly the spot that turned into a tragic accident on Thursday.More >>
Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:28:26 GMT
Pranks can be mean-spirited and cruel. Not this one. Parents of this youngster have decided to make his childhood just a little more magical. Take a look. Please feel free to try and trick your childrenMore >>
Click here to watch the adorable trick parents played on their little one, and to hear his jocular response.More >>
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