Much of the South, including Shreveport-Bossier and the Ark-La-Tex, is experiencing extreme winter conditions. Freezing temps, snow and ice are causing issues in the area. SWEPCO is urging customers to conserve energy as to not overload the system. Several major local roadways have been deemed impassable. Keep up to date with everything you need to know here.
FEMA Registration Required for Winter Storm Damage
Because of the horrific consequences of last month's winter storm, FEMA is stepping in with assistance, but you must register to get the grants.
Azaleas at Shreveport’s Norton Art Gallery Damaged in Freeze
Azaleas all across the region died in the February freeze and some of them will not be able to be saved. But there is some hope.
Latest Winter Weather Recovery Updates
As recovery efforts continue, more boil advisories are being lifted, blood drives continue, and more!
Did the Freezing Temps in NWLA Eliminate Any Pests?
As we dig out from under the collapsed roofs and carports and finally restore running water to NWLA, many of us are looking for a silver lining. Did the hard freeze help curb any of our local pests?
Could Last Week’s Cold Have Killed the Fairgrounds Field Bats?
Could last week's cold spell have killed a large number - maybe all - of the 30,000 bats said to be populating the old Fairgrounds Field?
Here’s Where You Can Get Free Water on Thursday
You have several locations around town to pick up free water. the Office of Homeland Security is setting up sites across Caddo Parish for today (Thursday, Feb 25).
Free Water to Be Handed Out Wednesday
Here are the sites where you can pick up free water today.
Shreveport-Bossier Recognizes Winter Storm Good Samaritans
Thank you so much for sharing your stories with us about all of the incredible people in Shreveport-Bossier and the Ark-La-Tex with us on-air and online with us today!
Bodies Being Found in Texas Hypothermia Deaths Suspected
There have been over 70 deaths in Texas connected to the snowstorm, what do all these people have in common? They had no power or electricity to be able to keep warm.
Here’s Where You Can Get Free Water Today
Here's where you can get free water.
Free Hot Meals for Youth in Shreveport-Bossier
No hot water means no hot meals for many families. One local church in Shreveport is stepping up to help.
Shreveport Volunteers Step Up During Storm
Shreveport Volunteer Network has been clearing roads, giving out firewood, handing out water and so much more.