Family offering $1,000 reward in search for Welton ‘Wick’ Pierce

The family of a missing man with dementia are offering a reward for tips that lead to his safe return.

Dave Grohl rocks it on Sesame Street for show’s 50th season

  Detectives arrest 2 suspects in fatal home invasion

Washington is the latest to allow people to change their gender designation to ‘X’ on driver licenses

Illnesses close 3 DeSoto Parish schools

  La. Gov. Edwards speaks in Shreveport, ahead of Trump rally

Grover Cannon trial set to start Nov. 14

Continued Coverage

  Lines form outside CenturyLink Center ahead of POTUS rally

  Woman claims dog euthanized at animal shelter

Where’s Kenneth Cole? Family, law officers seek answers

Sheriff confirms death of Carthage ISD student in ATV wreck

  Woman found dead in apartment identified; death ruled homicide

  Disney Plus racks up 10 million subscribers, adds warning to some older shows

Area businesses concerned as City plans demolition of Hard Rock Hotel

As the city of New Orleans plans to implode the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel building, nearby business owners remain very nervous.

  Bossier City lays out some ground rules for Trump rally

Here are some do’s and don’ts, including what you cannot bring in with you

  Shreveport mayor says his city will provide some support for Trump rally at CenturyLink Center in Bossier City

He held a news conference to try to clear up confusion over the role the city will play in the logistics of the event

Woody’s Home for Veterans receives donations from SWEPCO

SWEPCO’s donation marks the third year the company has collected nonperishable food items and toiletries from Shreveport, Haughton, Vivian, and Bossier City for the nonprofit.

LA governor to address Shreveport ahead of Trump visit

  3rd annual L.I.N.K. Fest bringing Shreveport-Bossier entrepreneurs together

15-year-old girl missing from Mandeville area

Shreveport firefighters battle multiple fires overnight

Torchy’s Tacos to open Baton Rouge restaurant on LSU campus

Apparent pirate attack on ship in Gulf of Mexico wounds 2 men

SFD offers safety tips as temperatures begin to drop

The Shreveport Fire Department says from October to February is when the department responds to more fires within the city.

Cincinnati-area high school announces mandatory drug tests for all students beginning in 2020

A student's refusal to take the test will be considered a positive result.

Power outages reported during record cold

Hundreds are without power on Wednesday morning as record cold rolls through the ArkLaTex.

Firefighters at ‘Mother Stewart House’ extinguish blaze

Firefighters put out an early morning fire in Shreveport on Wednesday.

  Union Pacific’s “Big Boy” treks across the ArkLaTex

The steam locomotive is set to leave Prescott, Ark., on Wednesday morning then stop in Gurdon and Arkadelphia

  Efforts underway to get the homeless out of brutal cold

With nightfall comes colder temperatures that are particularly dangerous, maybe even deadly, to the homeless.

Police seek help identifying beer theft suspect

Authorities say he walked out of Walmart with a buggy full of brewskis

LSU moves up to No. 1 in latest College Football Playoff rankings

LSU has moved up to the top spot in the College Football Playoff rankings after its 46-41 win over Alabama.

  The Good Stuff: Mission — Sharing A.J.’s story

"We were there when they dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. We had to back off a few miles, afraid of that stuff coming off of it."

Protect pets and plants during cold weather with these tips

Help keep your pets safe during the colder months by following these tips.

Trial starts Thursday for accused cop killer

Grover Cannon is suspected of gunning down Shreveport police Officer Thomas LaValley more than four years ago

Body found in Bossier City apartment fire

Firefighters responded to the scene around 1:15 p.m. on a call of smoke coming from the unidentified woman’s residence, according to police.

  AG Landry: Police, firefighters can attend Trump rally in Bossier City

"The mere attendance at a rally, under the above described facts, is not a prohibited political activity."

  1 hospitalized after apartment complex fire

The juvenile female suffered from smoke inhalation.

JOBS: Who’s hiring across the ArkLaTex

ArkLaTex Job Alerts!

  'I’m traumatized right now:’ Shreveport home destroyed in early morning blaze

For a few moments after arriving on the scene of a house fire on a cold Tuesday morning, firefighters initially thought someone was inside the burning building. Firefighters also had to put more effort to get inside the home thanks to “burglar bars”.

Police: Man with high-powered rifle robs convenience store

Shreveport police said a man armed with a high-powered rifle walked into a convenience store early Tuesday morning and stole cash.

First Alert: Near-record cold temperatures on the way

The weather will be a little quieter for the next few days. Rain chances will remain low, as will the temperatures. The biggest story is how cold the temperatures are and how far well below average they are. We will be near-record cold temperatures by tonight before a gradual warm-up.

  High school diplomas awarded to 3 war veterans

“I’ll be proud of it. I’ll mount it on the wall,” one says; “I never thought I would get one,” says another

East Texas players decommit from Arkansas in the aftermath of Morris firing

High school recruits are backing out of Arkansas commitments in the wake of the Chad Morris firing.

First Alert: Arctic blast brings near record cold temperatures

Bitter cold more typical of January than November settles in through midweek

Substitute teacher fired after student beating goes viral

A substitute teacher has been fired and charged with aggravated assault following the beating of a 15-year-old female high school student in an incident captured on video.

TxDOT pre-treats roadways in East Texas counties in preparation for winter weather conditions

TxDOT said that their Tyler crews spent the day pre-treating roadways in several of its northern counties as temperatures are expected to fall below freezing.

  Assessing veterans’ needs on this Veterans Day

Many veterans fall through the cracks with high rates of everything from substance abuse to suicide

Gregg County authorities continue to investigate shooting

Shooting in Gregg County

Kilgore Police Department reports that 30-year-old missing woman has been found

A 30-year-old woman who hadn’t been seen or heard from in three weeks has been found, according to a post on the Kilgore Police Department’s Facebook page.

THE INVESTIGATORS: La. secretary of state accused of violating state law, endorsing other candidates

Less than a week before voters head to the polls for the Non. 16 runoff election, questions have now been raised over whether Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin broke the law recently in his comments at a Republican rally in Monroe on Thursday, Nov. 7.

  House fire displaces Shreveport family of 5

No one was home when the fire broke out

Key pizza toppings being recalled

Some key pizza toppings are being recalled nationwide.

  Specialists ease young patients minds before surgery

These specialists are used to help comfort and educate patients like seven-year-old Anne-belle Chatelain. The shy but always smiling second grader found out she would need a procedure for swollen lymph nodes in July.

  Veterans Day deals and specials

Many local and national businesses honor those who served and those still serving with special meal deals for Veterans Day.

Poll: Many youths say high school diploma is enough

Although most young Americans believe in the value of higher education, many still consider a high school diploma alone to be enough for success, according to a survey of teens and young adults by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

  No injuries in Texarkana, Ark., house fire

It happened in the 700 block of Orleans Street.

NOPD: Woman sought for stealing $12,000 worth of jewelry from hotel room

The victim and the wanted subject relocated to the victim’s hotel room on Canal Street

  3 hurt in crash involving Caddo Parish school bus

Three vehicles were involved.

  Man found dead in Shelby County; investigation underway

The victim was identified at 40-year-old Curtis Price II.

  POLL: Louisiana governor’s race tight as runoff nears

An exclusive KSLA News 12 poll days ahead of the Louisiana Gubernatorial runoff election reveals incumbent Democrat John Bel Edwards with a slim lead over Republican Eddie Rispone.

Little Rock teachers union to hold 1-day strike

Little Rock teachers say they'll go on strike for one day this week over an Arkansas panel's decision to strip their collective bargaining power and complaints about state control of the 23,000-student district

  Mercury is traveling across the sun

Mercury is gliding across the sun on Monday in an event called a transit.

‘Big Boy’ steam engine rolls through East Texas

Thousands of onlookers lined a stretch of East Texas railroad tracks on Sunday, to catch a glimpse of a piece of history.

East Texas Ag News: Tips on managing wild hogs

Wild hogs are a common problem here in East Texas, and they’re turning into awful pests.

FIRST ALERT: Putting the brrrrr... in November

Our weather will be changing today with a cold front arriving. There will be rain likely throughout most of the day. Then the temperatures will be much colder. It will be near freezing the next couple of nights.

Mobile homes damaged in early morning fire

Caddo Parish emergency responders said a fire that started in a mobile home quickly spread to a second home early Monday morning.

  Dad wrestles alleged peeping Tom to ground outside daughter’s bedroom

A Wichita father played police on Wednesday after he said he caught a man lurking in his backyard.

Stabbing sends man to Shreveport hospital

The 54-year-old suffered a stab wound to his midsection, police say

Coroner identifies man found dead downtown

There were no signs of physical trauma, authorities say

Man dies when pickup hits culvert, overturns, ejects him

Authorities have identified the driver as a Bossier Parish man

Body found under Red River Bridge in downtown Shreveport

Shreveport Police Department is investigating a body that was found in downtown Shreveport.

Man charged with unwanted sexual contact with passenger aboard Charlotte flight

A man whose actions forced an American Airlines flight from Charlotte to Utah to land in Oklahoma is now facing criminal sexual misconduct charges involving a female passenger.

Fight leads to shooting near State Fair grounds

The Shreveport Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened near the State Fair of Lousiana.

Man injured in Saturday night shooting; suspect sought

Police are investigating as a man fights for his life after being shot.

Man dies when truck hits ditch, overturns and ejects him

Authorities have identified him as a Hot Springs resident

Balloon strays from Caddo Common Park

The errant inflatable, part of Rainbow City, was found across Red River

  Arkansas bridge now pays tribute to Maleah Davis

The span along I-30 stands near where the 4-year-old Houston girl’s body was found

Tigers welcomed back to Baton Rouge with cheers, applause after win over Alabama

The LSU football team was greeted by loved ones and fans upon their return to Baton Rouge Saturday, Nov. 9 after defeating Alabama.

GAME UPDATES: LSU faces Alabama in historic matchup in Tuscaloosa

The game starts at 2:30 p.m. and airs on CBS.

  Adria Goins receives Golden Pelican Award

Goins received the award for her coverage on the Children’s Miracle Network in collaboration with the Christus Shreveport-Bossier Health System.

Coach Payton is ‘absolutely’ pulling for LSU against Alabama

Ed Orgeron coached defensive line for the Saints under Payton