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Woodlawn High School on lockdown; heavy police presence in the area  KSLA

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Woodlawn High School has been placed on lockdown. There's a heavy police presence in the Cedar Grove neighborhood, near ...

Olympics qualifier for women’s volleyball is coming to Shreveport-Bossier City  KSLA

Head coach explains the rarity of such an occurrence.

Terry Bradshaw named commencement speaker for LA Tech’s ceremonies  KSLA

Shreveport native and football legend Terry Bradshaw will speak at Louisiana Tech's Spring Commencement Ceremony on May 25.

5 things to know about Cowboys DB Donovan Wilson, the Honey Badger of Texas A&M  Dallas News

The Dallas Cowboys selected safety Donovan Wilson in the sixth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. Here are five things you might not know about the new...

Fallen military members honored at Woodlawn High School  KTBS

49th Annual Woodlawn Memorial Ceremony honors seven school heroes.

Body found inside home in search for shooting suspect  KTAL

A body has been found inside a West Cedar Grove house police had surrounded for more than three hours Thursday morning in search of a man wanted in ...

Woodlawn narrows coaching search to replace Wilson  Shreveport Times

Woodlawn has narrowed its coaching search down from 24 original applicants to just three and could have new head football coach by early next week, ...

Woodlawn’s Moton, Lincoln Prep’s Robinson among NW La. statistical leaders  Shreveport Times

Woodlawn's Tra'michael Moton is the kind of offensive catalyst that could vault the Knights into the LHSAA Class 4A state championship game in Lake Charles' ...

Woodlawn’s Moton motivated to carry on Knight tradition  Shreveport Times

The wall says it all. Walking into to the foyer at the Woodlawn gym a visitor is impacted by what is displayed in the trophy case and on the walls of teams and ...

New principal shares vision for Woodlawn High School  KTAL

A Shreveport High School with a history of low performance is getting new leadership. Now community members are looking forward to the future.

Caddo Parish schools plan for security at all campuses  KTBS

How confident are you in security at your child's school?

Standout Student: Armon Harris  KTAL

Armon Harris is a senior at Woodlawn High School. He is preparing for college and a career in engineering.

Jerwin Wilson’s fifth quarter is changing lives  Shreveport Times

Woodlawn sees 19 student-athletes land scholarships.

Grambling State lands 13 on National Signing Day  KTAL

GRAMBLING, La. | Eight high school seniors and three junior college transfers, along with a pair of mid-year transfers, signed national letters of intent to ...

Woodlawn’s Jalen Brooks gave football a ‘no’ nod  Shreveport Times

We're not sure how seriously he considered it, but Woodlawn basketball standout Jalen Brooks did let the idea of playing football for the Knights enter his ...

Woodlawn assistant principal on leave after cheating allegations  KTBS

An assistant principal at Shreveport's Woodlawn High School is on leave as officials investigate allegations of cheating in an on-line student coursework ...

Authorities name suspected gunman found dead in Cedar Grove home  KSLA

James Arthur Salone, 56, of Keithville, was found in the 100 block of Pine Tree Drive.

Updated: District 1-4A to expand to 10 teams in 2019  Shreveport Times

In a surprising move Thursday afternoon, the Louisiana High School Athletic Association executive committee voted to combine all the Class 4A schools in north ...

History: 'Old Shreveport High School'  Shreveport Times

A former Shreveport resident waxes nostalgic about the Old Shreveport High School, built in 1910 but soon eclipsed and displaced by C.E. Byrd and other ...

School Emergencies: Knowing the difference between a lockdown and shelter-in-place  KSLA

Within the past two days, two Caddo Parish Schools had a lockdown and shelter-in-place emergency.

Shreveport native, father of Columbine victim Rachel Scott speaks in Bossier  Shreveport Times

Every time a school shooting happens in the United States, Darrell Scott inevitably receives phone calls from national media outlets.

Shooting survivor hits milestone on road to recovery  KSLA-TV

There was a time when Tranautica Webb couldn't walk down the hall. Now 3 years after being shot 12 times in a crime that claimed her stepmother's life, the ...

Steven Jackson: Candidate for Shreveport mayor | ArkLaTex In-Depth  KTBS

Shreveport native Steven Jackson says his passion for his hometown and his ability to think outside the box will make him a successful mayor.

Cowboys Prescott donates to Kaalas Roots fund  Shreveport Times

An account at Bossier High to assist the family of Bearkat standout Kaalas Roots with their expenses received a major boost Tuesday when former Haughton ...

Classmates never forget Woodlawn graduates who died in Vietnam War  KTBS

So many stories. So many lives touched by the Vietnam War.

The Good Stuff: Dream Catcher  KSLA

How Terry Bradshaw and Tommy Spinks, grew up sharing more than a friendship — they shared a dream.

Woodlawn student charged with arson in school bathroom fire  KSLA-TV

Caddo sheriff's deputies arrested a student at Woodlawn High School today for setting a fire in the girl's restroom, according to Sheriff Steve Prator.

Taking Back Our Streets: Taking Charge of Cooper Road  KSLA-TV

A Shreveport resident is about helping and Taking Back Our Streets by constantly working in Shreveport's Cooper Road area.

A Caddo Parish Manhunt is Over  News Radio 710 KEEL

The man accused of holding his ex-girlfriend's family hostage has been located.

'Go on:' Steven Jackson aims to be Shreveport's mayor  Shreveport Times

When Steven Jackson announced his candidacy for Shreveport mayor in late June, many of his supporters jingled their keys — a touching tribute to Jackson's ...

Check out how football teams ranked in the Louisiana Sports Writers Association polls fared in Week 4  The Advocate

1. John Curtis (4-0) beat Brother Martin 45-16. 2. West Monroe (4-0) beat Noxubee County, Miss., 30-9. 3. East Ascension (4-0) beat Cecilia 58-24. 4. Zachary ...

Trey Prather remembered for much more than athletics  Shreveport Times

Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.

Bodies found in Shreveport, Harrison Co. identified in case connected to Keithville standoff  KTAL

Authorities on both sides of the Louisiana-Texas line have now identified the bodies found Thursday at two separate locations in a case that started with a ...

Broadmoor High School team comes out on top in Trust Your Crazy Idea Challenge  The Advocate

The Broadmoor High School team TopC-TurV received top honors at the fifth Trust Your Crazy Idea Challenge at Baton Rouge Community College's Magnolia ...

2017 Times All-City, All-Area Boys Basketball Teams  Shreveport Times

2017 Times All-City Boys Basketball Team. Player of the Year. Telvin Thomas, Woodlawn, Sr., Woodlawn: This crafty point guard could score against anybody at ...

Friday high school basketball scoreboard  Shreveport Times

Scores from Friday's boys basketball final regular season games.

LHSAA Boys basketball playoff scores  Shreveport Times

Statewide scores and pairings along with links to stories from the boys LHSAA playoffs.

3 children found after being reported missing; Mother still wanted by police  WAFB

LaShunda Miles,36, is now wanted on one count of Cruelty to a Juvenile and two counts of Interference with Child Custody for her alleged role in the crime.

New Principal Named at Booker T. Washington High School  News Radio 710 KEEL

Dr. Lamar Goree has announced the newest leader of Booker T. Washington High School in Shreveport.

Quiet NBA legend No. 2 on Times Top 20 list  Shreveport Times

The Times continues list of all-time greatest athletes from Caddo/Bossier parishes.

Threats, including a 'clown' reference, lead to 3 students' arrests  KSLA-TV

Three Bossier Parish students - two girls and a boy - stand accused of terrorism. Their alleged threats included shooting up a school, blowing up a homecoming ...

Lifestyle change helps Shreveport woman lose more than 100 pounds  Shreveport Times

Vivian Andrews said she has found the key to more a sustainable healthy way of living than diet pills or fad diets.

Family begs hit-and-run driver to come forward after teen's death  KSLA-TV

The family of a 16-year-old killed in a hit-and-run Thursday night in Shreveport is begging the suspect to turn herself in.

Wilson Twins Lead the Way at Woodlawn  KTAL

Twins Jerwin and Derwin Wilson are leading the way at Woodlawn High School as the head coach and defensive coordinator of the Knights.

Caddo set to receive $2 million in grants for school improvement  Shreveport Times

The $2 million will be used to give financial incentives, training and support to teachers at 23 schools.

2 Shreveport mayor hopefuls, compared  Shreveport Times

Adrian Perkins and Lee O. Savage recently announced that they're running for Shreveport mayor, challenging incumbent Ollie Tyler.

Caddo Schools to receive nearly $3 million in grants  KSLA-TV

Caddo Parish Public Schools has been awarded two grants as approved on Wednesday by the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Caddo schools bookkeeper pleads guilty to malfeasance in office  KTBS

A Caddo Parish schools bookkeeper pleaded guilty in Caddo District Court this week in what officials say is the first known conviction for malfeasance in office ...

Woodlawn faces charmed McDonogh team  Shreveport Times

The McDonogh No. 35 basketball team has been leading a charmed life so far in the 2017-18 LHSAA boys' road to Marsh Madness, but the magic that got them ...

Shreveport surgeon spent his life mending broken hearts  Shreveport Times

At a boxing match in Lake Tahoe, California, some 30 years or so ago, the late pioneer heart surgeon Dr. J. Stanford "Stan" Shelby and his sons, now Drs. Chris ...

Bossier’s Decker captures top 1-4A honor  Shreveport Times

Dynamic Bossier point guard Jacoby Decker was named the Most Valuable Player on the recently released District 1-4A All-District team. District co-champion ...

Extra Points: After MRI, Rookie RB Returns

For Connor Williams, Wednesday's OTA practice was a flashback to his Texas Longhorn days.

Check out who beat out record number of nominees for Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame  The Advocate

One of the NFL's all-time greats, two Baton Rouge coaching legends and a five-time Olympian headline the 2019 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame induction class ...

Captain Shreve coach Richard Lary dies of heart attack  KSLA-TV

The Captain Shreve High School Gridiron Club tweeted their hearts are heavy over the passing of 49-year old head football coach Richard Lary.

Pam's Party Line: Literature, antiques and dance filled calendar  The Advocate

On Jan. 24, a lovely luncheon at the Baton Rouge Country Club was held for attendees of Friends of Magnolia Mound Plantation's 19th annual Petite Antiques ...

The best of the Boot: Louisiana's top hoops players  Shreveport Times

Louisiana's basketball roots may be much deeper than you think.

Former La. Tech coach trades whistle for real estate  Shreveport Times

While he hasn't delivered a fiery halftime speech in more than 20 years, it doesn't mean former Louisiana Tech head football coach Joe Raymond Peace, who is ...

5 area college football players to watch in 2016  Shreveport Times

Parkway High School. Brandon Harris has always been in the spotlight. As the quarterback for LSU, that's to be expected. So are championships. That nearly ...

UAPB’s new head coach pleased with recruiting class  Pine Bluff Commercial

A celebration of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Head Coach Cedric Thomas' first national signing day class was a success, and the Social Lounge was ...

AKA chapter introduces largest debutante coterie in its history  Shreveport Times

Although it's a special feeling bowing in a long, white dress and later kicking up your heels at a formal ball, being a debutante these days is not just fun, froth, ...

Signing Day Central 2016  KATV

Click here for a look at the recruiting classes for all the SEC schools. Arkansas. 9:52am - Micah Smith, S, 6-1, 197, Marshall, Texas; 9:50am - Dee Walker, OLB, ...

La. DOTD receives $80M in federal highway money  WAFB

On Thursday Governor John Bel Edwards and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Secretary Dr. Shawn Wilson announced ...

Introducing the Scouting Combine safeties  247Sports

Everybody has a story. We'll tell those stories in our annual preview of the Scouting Combine. The NFL on Feb. 7 invited 338 players to this year's Scouting ...

SPD: Shooting, standoff ends with 2 dead, 1 injured  KSLA-TV

Shreveport police say a shooting and subsequent standoff in the city's Cedar Grove neighborhood ended with two people dead and one person injured.

Robert Parish's college records will be recognized by NCAA  KTAL

Basketball Hall of Famer Robert Parish's records are going to be recognized by the NCAA. When Parish attended Woodlawn high school he had taken ...

Drew Brees and Nick Foles went to same high school  Newsday

PHILADELPHIA -- Nick Foles seemed to come out of nowhere this season. Drew Brees knows better. "I wouldn't say that I'm all that surprised," Brees said of ...

How a 5-year-old’s murder pushed a local receiver to a school-record performance  Myrtle Beach Sun News

In a season and game dedicated to his late nephew, Coastal Carolina junior receiver Malcolm Williams set a school record with 266 receiving yards Sept.

FPHS Gymnasium named after two coaches at special gathering  Shreveport Times

FPHS Gymnasium named after two coaches at special gathering.

Woodlawn's Henry Black signs with Baylor  Shreveport Times

Woodlawn cornerback Henry Black has signed with Baylor.

Middle class families fight over East Baton Rouge schools

Melissa O'Reilly is a bubbly mother of three who describes herself as a “stay-at-home mom, for now.” She's a product of the East Baton Rouge Parish School ...

AKA debutantes presented at Scottish Rite Temple  Shreveport Times

Alpha Kappa Alpha Debutante Joi Alexis McCormick was crowned Miss AKA Debutante 2016 at “Cultured Pearls, Precious and Rare” Debutante Cotillion at ...

A New Digital Billboard Network Comes to Shreveport Bossier

DigiVision is a new company here in Shreveport that is revolutionizing marketing with their new digital billboards.

Basketball Great Robert Parish shopping for supplements  Shreveport Times

Basketball Great Robert parish spotted shopping for supplements.

VSOs help cut red tape for veterans seeking benefits  KTBS

Average benefits for veterans in Bossier and Caddo parishes are more than $1,000 higher than the national and state averages -- and a corps of little-known ...

Meet the modern guidance counselor

Lattimore, now a sophomore at Emory University in Atlanta, is a first-generation college student. “I was actually fortunate to have a teacher who sat down with me ...

Body of missing Zachary boater recovered from Bayou Bienvenue

CHALMETTE, LA (WAFB) - Search and rescue crews say they have recovered the body of a Zachary boater reported missing near Chalmette on Thursday.

How the Atlanta Fire Chief’s Christian Views Cost Him His Job  National Review Online

Kelvin Cochran was a trailblazing reform-minded Atlanta Fire Chief, but he was fired for his Christian beliefs.

The curious tale of T.D. Moton  Shreveport Times

Shreveport product tweets about changing schools.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority to present 17 debutantes at special ceremony  The Advocate

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Nu Gamma Omega Chapter, will present 17 debutantes Aug. 27 during a Rites of Passage Ceremony at the Mount Pilgrim ...

Martin: Kim Mulkey is belle of ball at reception  Shreveport Times

No doubt that Baylor Basketball coach Kim Mulkey was the belle of the ball Aug. 2 at the Sports Museum of Champions Induction Reception and Banquet.

Former Pittsburgh Steelers QB Terry Bradshaw to headline Boys & Girls Clubs' Stake & Burger  The Daily News Journal

Former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Terry Bradshaw will be the featured speaker at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Rutherford County's 31st annual Stake & Burger ...

Happy Birthday, Terry Bradshaw, Quarterback of the Steelers Dynasty  findingDulcinea

In honor of Terry Bradshaw's September 2 birthday, we explore the life and career of the football player, actor and gospel singer.

Six candidates seeking five seats on Abita Springs Board of Aldermen

The Abita Springs Board of Aldermen election on Oct. 2 will result in few surprises. With all five incumbents seeking re-election and only one other candidate in ...

Compression suit squeezes more from workouts  The Advocate

Sometimes a competitive loss can lead to a promising win.

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