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Former Shreveport Resident Wins Big on Wheel Of Fortune!

Former Shreveport Resident Wins Big on Wheel Of Fortune!

Preston Leslie now lives in Seattle, Washington — but, he’s a former Shreveport resident and a native of the area — and he was on “Wheel of Fortune” a few days ago and won $100,000 on “Wheel Of Fortune!” and the phrase that made him rich… well, just watch the footage below. ((Photo Credit: Preston…MORE

Louisiana School Cafeteria Worker Was Arrested for Selling Pot Brownies

Louisiana School Cafeteria Worker Was Arrested for Selling Pot Brownies

When you were in school, did any of the cafeteria workers demonstrate above-and-beyond culinary talents? A 45-year-old woman in Kentwood, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish) named Tymetrica Cohns was a “temporary cafeteria worker” at a high school, when she was accused of selling homemade baked goods laced with marijuana. And yes, it was apparently happening AT…MORE

This Air B N B In New Iberia, Louisiana Is The Perfect Long Weekend Get Away!

This Air B N B In New Iberia, Louisiana Is The Perfect Long Weekend Get Away!

Right on the banks of Bayou Teche in New Iberia, Louisiana this is one of the most unique waterfront rentals you’ll ever stay in and would make the perfect long weekend getaway from Shreveport! The tower Air B N B will make you feel like you’re staying in a European hotel — there’s no elevator…MORE

Data Breach Affecting 37 Million T-Mobile Customers Does Affect Customers in Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas.

Data Breach Affecting 37 Million T-Mobile Customers Does Affect Customers in Louisiana, Texas and Arkansas.

  T-Mobile announced this week that “an unidentified malicious intruder” breached their network late last year and stole data on 37 million customers, including info on customers in the Shreveport area and throughout the ArkLaTex. Addresses, phone numbers and dates of birth were affected. They say that account passwords/PINs, bank account info and over government…MORE

10 Trends That Disappeared Without Anyone Noticing

10 Trends That Disappeared Without Anyone Noticing

Annoying trends will fade away into obscurity . . . eventually.  There’s a thread online where people are talking about cultural things that “quietly went away without anyone noticing.”  They include: 1.  Waterbeds 2.  Facebook “poke wars” 3.  “When you turned off the TV, how the image would shrink to a dot before slowly fading away” 4. …MORE

Carole Baskins “Dead Hubsand” Is Actually Alive!

Carole Baskins “Dead Hubsand” Is Actually Alive!

When the tiger craze hit in 2020, we all basically came to hate Carole Baskin because she killed her husband and fed him to the tigers — OR DID SHE?! According to RadarOnline, Tiger King star Carole Baskin‘s former husband Don Lewis isn’t dead after all, RadarOnline.com has learned. Lewis vanished in 1997, just six years after marrying Baskin in 1991,…MORE

What Childhood Toys Do We Have Laying Around in Shreveport?

What Childhood Toys Do We Have Laying Around in Shreveport?

If you think about all the stuff we lug around from family home to family home . . . a good chunk of it is OLD CHILDHOOD TOYS.   A new poll found that the average adult in Shreveport keeps 20 toys from their childhood. 65% of people say they kept toys to pass them down…MORE

Five More Cases of Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Louisiana Deer

Five More Cases of Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Louisiana Deer

Attention hunters… We may be on the verge of a CWD outbreak in Louisiana. Five more cases of chronic wasting disease have been discovered in deer harvested in Tensas Parish. This comes after a second case of CWD was confirmed last month. State Wildlife Veterinarian Jim LaCour said the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries…MORE

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WATCH:  Shreveport Teacher Fat Shames Student In Class

WATCH: Shreveport Teacher Fat Shames Student In Class

This video started going viral yesterday after a teacher at a local Shreveport high school was caught on camera talking about weight and basically fat shaming. Parents all over Shreveport and the ArkLaTex have expressed outraged over his comments to students. Warning some of the audio is NSFW View this post on Instagram A post…

How Do People in Shreveport Eat Their Fries??

How Do People in Shreveport Eat Their Fries??

There have been plenty of arguments about which restaurants have the best fries in the Shreveport area. But, once you get your fries – what do you do with them? Dip ’em? Eat them plain?? A poll asked people how they like their fries.  They asked about McDonald’s specifically, but it can probably be applied…

Why Did An Egg Cause An Evacuation In South Louisiana?

Why Did An Egg Cause An Evacuation In South Louisiana?

Yes, the cost of eggs are insane and they’re enough to make anyone freak out – but, why did one egg cause an entire street to evacuate in St. Mary Parish? The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office said an “unknown possible explosive device” that prompted an evacuation back on Saturday, Jan. 21, was actually an…