Last year, the US District Court House, with the help of Judge Maury Hicks, opened its doors on July 4th, a federal holiday, for the first time ever to hold a naturalization ceremony for more than 40 immigrants making their dreams of hope and freedom come true by becoming US citizens.

This year is different due to COVID-19 circumstances, but our KTBS 3 News Team is working on stories of our rights and our government processes, a citizenship test, and more.

Check back to KTBS.com/FreedomFest for updated information as details develop.


SHREVEPORT, La. - As we get ready to celebrate the birth of our country, we're also looking at some of the ways that make it great, like it's people.

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SHREVEPORT, La. - We are gearing up for our big KTBS 3 Freedom Fest Finale on July 4. Over the next two weeks we want to recognize the people …

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