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    Celebrate Education 2014

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    CELEBRATE EDUCATION, and it begins next week at the Shreveport Convention Center. More>>

    KTBS 3 St. Jude Dream Home.

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    Community Projects Director Jan Elkins with donors for the KTBS 3 St. Jude Dream Home. More>>

    KTBS 3 Easter Basket Giveaway

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    In the spirit of Easter, members of the KTBS 3 News team partnered with Loyola College Prep, Holy Trinity Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus this morning.  We fanned out across the area, delivering Easter packages filled with food to those less fortunate this year.  Please join us in wishing everyone  Happy Easter! More>>

    One Class At A Time

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    KTBS-3, with Barksdale Federal Credit Union & Suddenlink are giving a $1000 award, twice a month, throughout the school year, so classes in our viewing area. More>>

    KTBS 3 earns 2014 Prestige Award Video included

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    KTBS LLC is proud to announce that KTBS-TV received the Louisiana Association of Broadcasters 2014 Annual Prestige Award for Community Service. More>>

    2014 KTBS 3 St. Jude Dream Home is under construction

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    Crews are making progress as they build the 2014 KTBS 3 St. Jude Dream Home. More>>

    Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce holds Luncheon

    KTBS 3's Community Projects Director Jan Elkins KTBS 3's Community Projects Director Jan Elkins
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    The 104th Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Annual meeting and luncheon was held at East Ridge Country Club. More than 400 people attended and KTBS 3's Jan Elkins was the emcee. More>>

    Clista A Calhoun Center in DeSoto Parish

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    The Clista A Calhoun Center is DeSoto Parish's newest venue for private and public gatherings. More>>

    Community Caravan stops in Mt. Pleasant

    KTBS 3 Community Caravan stops in Mt. Pleasant, Texas KTBS 3 Community Caravan stops in Mt. Pleasant, Texas
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    The KTBS 3 Community Caravan was in Mt. Pleasant, TX Thursday. Rick Rowe, Jan Elkins, and Julie Parr visited with those who came to eat at Laura's Cheesecake and Bakery. More>>

    26th Annual African American History Parade sponsors

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    The 26th African American History Day Parade will be held Feb. 1, 2014 in Downtown Shreveport. More>>

    Krewe de les Femmes Mystique Grand Bal

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    The Krewe de les Femmes Mystique held their Grand Bal with Captain Hedy Hebert, and Queen Stephanie Holubeck. More>>

    • ArkLaTex In-DepthMore>>

    • Justice For Justin

      Justice For Justin

      Thursday, April 17 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:49:44 GMT
      The story of the young Stonewall boy lured to his death by a cab driver has caused a ripple effect in the justice system.  Before Brian Horn even went to trial for killing 12-year-old Justin Bloxom. Justin's
      The story of the young Stonewall boy lured to his death by a cab driver has caused a ripple effect in the justice system.  Before Brian Horn even went to trial for killing 12-year-old Justin Bloxom. Justin's
    • Crazy Ant update

      Crazy Ant update

      Thursday, April 17 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:41:10 GMT
      Last year, we brought you a story about the Crazy Ants that were spreading throughout the south. In this ArkLaTex In-Depth story, I'll reintroduce you to the unwanted insects and give the latest on their infestations.
      Last year, we brought you a story about the Crazy Ants that were spreading throughout the south. In this ArkLaTex In-Depth story, I'll reintroduce you to the unwanted insects and give the latest on their infestations.
    • SPORTRAN Future

      SPORTRAN Future

      Thursday, April 17 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:10:40 GMT
      SPORTRAN has gotten together with an outside agency to put every aspect of it's service under a microscope.  It's called the Transit Development Study, and everything is up for debate and discussion.
      SPORTRAN has gotten together with an outside agency to put every aspect of it's service under a microscope.  It's called the Transit Development Study, and everything is up for debate and discussion.
    • Hometown PatriotMore>>

    • Vietnam War buddies bring reunion to their old Army boss

      Vietnam War buddies bring reunion to their old Army boss

      Thursday, April 17 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:50:38 GMT
      George Gray hasn't been able to travel to reunions with the engineering battalion he led in Vietnam the last couple of years. Health reasons keep the retired Army colonel close to home in Shreveport. So
      George Gray hasn't been able to travel to reunions with the engineering battalion he led in Vietnam the last couple of years. Health reasons keep the retired Army colonel close to home in Shreveport. So
    • Opponents cry hypocrisy over McAllister and Vitter scandals

      Opponents cry hypocrisy over McAllister and Vitter scandals

      Thursday, April 17 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:31:19 GMT
      There may be good news for in a poll for the so-called "Kissing Congressman" Vance McAllister. A Glascock Group survey of more than a thousand voters in Louisiana's 5th District shows that barely half
      There may be good news for in a poll for the so-called "Kissing Congressman" Vance McAllister. A Glascock Group survey of more than a thousand voters in Louisiana's 5th District shows that barely half
    • Lloyd Ponder escaped Bataan Death March, survived as POW

      Hometown Patriot: Lloyd Ponder

      Friday, April 11 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:11:11 GMT
      After graduating from Pleasant Hill in Sabine Parish, it was either pick cotton or join the military for Lloyd Ponder.  So he shipped out with the Army Air Corp to the Phillipines when it was peace time
      After graduating from Pleasant Hill in Sabine Parish, it was either pick cotton or join the military for Lloyd Ponder.  So he shipped out with the Army Air Corp to the Phillipines when it was peace time in late 1941.
    • First NewsMore>>

    • "I'm Up!"

      "I'm Up!"

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:58:00 GMT
      Wake up on the right side of the bed and shout "I'm Up!". Your day's just not complete without KTBS 3 First News and Carly Flynn Morgan, T.W. Starr, Meteorologist Brian Fowler, Rick Rowe and Amy Vitrano
      Wake up on the right side of the bed and shout "I'm Up!".
    • Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

      Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:55 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:55:10 GMT
      Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.
      Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.
    • Mayor pitches New Orleans as home for Late Show

      Mayor pitches New Orleans as home for Late Show

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:11:01 GMT
      Los Angeles and New York have been making their cases. Now, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is pitching his city as the new home for the "Late Show"
      Los Angeles and New York have been making their cases. Now, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is pitching his city as the new home for the "Late Show"
    • HealthMore>>

    • Children's Hospital apologizes for slow response

      Children's Hospital apologizes for slow response

      Friday, April 18 2014 6:03 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:03:12 GMT
      Five years after five children died with a fungal infection contracted from hospital linens, Children's Hospital has started notifying families to tell them their loved ones were affected by the outbreak.
      Five years after five children died with a fungal infection contracted from hospital linens, Children's Hospital has started notifying families to tell them their loved ones were affected by the outbreak.
    • Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

      Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

      Friday, April 18 2014 5:46 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:46:49 GMT
      The outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law is getting better, with more people enrolled overall and a much-needed surge of interest among young adults.
      The outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law is getting better, with more people enrolled overall and a much-needed surge of interest among young adults.
    • Marshall vigil remembers domestic violence victims

      Marshall vigil remembers domestic violence victims

      Friday, April 18 2014 12:14 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:14:18 GMT
      Attendees light candles for domestic violence victimsAttendees light candles for domestic violence victims
      It's a crime often committed behind closed doors, but Thursday former victims put domestic abuse out in the open.
      It's a crime often committed behind closed doors, but Thursday former victims put domestic abuse out in the open.
    • News NowMore>>

    • Rapper Lil Boosier to take Louisiana stages

      Rapper Lil Boosier to take Louisiana stages

      Friday, April 18 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:26:12 GMT
      It's a big weekend ahead for Louisiana-grown Lil Boosie
      It's a big weekend ahead for Louisiana-grown Lil Boosie
    • Texarkana area Wal-Mart stores reopen following bomb threat

      Texarkana area Wal-Mart stores reopen following bomb threat

      Friday, April 18 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:25:31 GMT
      Police are investigating a bomb threat that shut down 4 Wal-Marts in the Texarkana area. Authorities say they received a bomb threat against the stores around 7:00 a.m. this morning. 
      Police are investigating a bomb threat that shut down 4 Wal-Marts in the Texarkana area. Authorities say they received a bomb threat against the stores around 7:00 a.m. this morning. 
    • "I'm Up!"

      "I'm Up!"

      Friday, April 18 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:58:00 GMT
      Wake up on the right side of the bed and shout "I'm Up!". Your day's just not complete without KTBS 3 First News and Carly Flynn Morgan, T.W. Starr, Meteorologist Brian Fowler, Rick Rowe and Amy Vitrano
      Wake up on the right side of the bed and shout "I'm Up!".
    • 10 Things to Know for Friday

      10 Things to Know for Friday

      Friday, April 18 2014 5:49 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:49:48 GMT
      Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
      Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
    • Avalanche sweeps Everest; 6 killed, 9 missing

      Avalanche sweeps Everest; 6 killed, 9 missing

      Friday, April 18 2014 5:39 AM EDT2014-04-18 09:39:53 GMT
      A Nepalese tourism official says six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to ascend the world's highest peak.
      A Nepalese tourism official says six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to ascend the world's highest peak.
    • Michael White named best in state; Tech hopes he stays

      Michael White named best in state; Tech hopes he stays

      Thursday, April 17 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:55:18 GMT
      Louisiana Tech men's basketball head coach Michael White has been selected by the Louisiana Association of Basketball Coaches as the Louisiana Major College Coach of the Year for 2014.
      Louisiana Tech men's basketball head coach Michael White has been selected by the Louisiana Association of Basketball Coaches as the Louisiana Major College Coach of the Year for 2014.
    • Draft talk on QBs: Johnny "Trademark" and Zach keeping purple

      Draft talk on QBs: Johnny "Trademark" and Zach keeping purple

      Thursday, April 17 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:40:51 GMT
      The Director of Operations for NFL Scouting Services, Dave-Te Thomas loves Texas A&M receiver Mike Evans, calling him the best WR in the draft, but he also believes Evans has a lot to do with Johnny Manziel's success.
      The Director of Operations for NFL Scouting Services, Dave-Te Thomas loves Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans, calling him the best receiver in the draft, but he also believes Evans has a lot to do with Johnny Manziel's success.
    • NFL scout on WRs: loves Evans and Beckham, not Landry

      NFL scout on WRs: loves Evans and Beckham, not Landry

      Thursday, April 17 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:12:17 GMT
      With the NFL draft coming in early May, Thursday night we begin a series of conversations with a man who has written scouting reports for the league for more than four decades.
      With the NFL draft coming in early May, Thursday night we begin a series of conversations with a man who has written scouting reports for the league for more than four decades.
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