Residents of the small town of Carthage enjoyed a concert last night at the First Baptist Church. In fact, the performer who has records playing on Christian radio stations is the grandson of the town's mayor, Carson C. Joines.
The Associated Press is reporting that the National Christmas Tree planted near the White House has died during a transplanting operation. It's now being removed after passing away from "transplant shock."
The DeSoto Parish community near Frierson is reeling today after news of an early morning triple murder that happened at a residence there. DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Lt. Tony Morris told KEEL News, a father shot his two young sons and then turned the gun on himself.
Photo by: Richard Masoner/flickrIn an effort to reduce the number of accidents involving cyclists, the Shreveport Fire and Police Departments have teamed-up to remind motorist to use extreme caution when approaching cyclists. The year-to-date accident report stats for 2012 indicate that at least sev…