Originally from the Pacific Northwest, Jeff began his on-air broadcasting career 29 years ago in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
Jeff has worked in several other regions of the country, covering everything from the crack cocaine epidemic of the early ‘90s to an April blizzard that paralyzed a state.
He has also reported from a mile underground in a gold mine and stood atop the head of George Washington at Mount Rushmore; that’s not even mentioning everything from deadly tornadoes to elections and literally riding a 1,000-pound bull during state fair coverage.
Jeff has called Shreveport home since 2000, where he and his wife have raised four children. It’s also where he has tried and tried to get better at golf, which he describes as a "work in progress."
All throughout the ArkLaTex region, water departments are dealing with low water pressure, or none at all. That includes Shreveport and Bossier City, where low pressure for both cities prompted boil advisories to be issued.
A shooting victim is speaking out after a terrifying home invasion in Shreveport’s Cedar Grove neighborhood Monday night (Feb. 8), which police say led to the death of the intruder, just before he shot the victim in the leg.
The inclusion of people 65 and older for COVID-19 vaccinations has led to many more people than expected turning out for the first of three days of drive-thru vaccinations at the Louisiana State Fair Grounds.
“In consultation with members of the City Council, the administration has decided to withdraw the resolution putting a General Obligation Bond on the April ballot. We will continue to work with citizens and the City Council to craft a future package that suits the needs of Shreveport,” said Ben Rigg
By some estimates, only 60 percent of Americans who have filed for unemployment insurance are currently receiving those benefits. That means millions of others are left waiting, some for months on end.
When Congress reconvened Wednesday night to finish certifying the November election, there had been hopes that after the rioting and ransacking of the nation’s capitol that objections to electoral college votes would greatly diminish.
So far we’ve heard all about the places where people have been signing up for their COVID-19 vaccinations. It totals up to 107 pharmacies in 51 parishes, but that leaves 13 parishes without reasonably easy access to getting that vaccine.