NBC 6 is proud to be your local Children's Miracle Network station. Your donations now protect thousands of local student athletes. When those athletes take the field, they have a special teammate sitting on the sidelines. CHRISTUS Health Shreveport-Bossier provides three athletic trainers to care for student athletes, in all sports, at six different high schools. They include Captain Shreve,
Faces on crinkled paper are what is left behind from one of Shreveport Unscene's latest art installations. It's something local artist Debbie Hollis says contributes to blight, instead of building up Shreveport Common. It started with a long line of people on a cold rainy day. "The whole thing started disintegrating within 24 hours and it's been that
A local hospital is at odds with an insurance company. Willis Knighton is arguing with Blue Cross Blue Shield over insurance payments. If a deal can't be reached the hospital will remove its doctors from the insurance provider network on May 16th. Patients would have to find a new doctor. The other option - patients keep their doctor, but pay
For 10 years Danielle Lewis has been an educator in Caddo Parish. Friends describe the 34-year-old Lewis as an energetic and upbeat leader. It's a role she has assumed as a physical education teacher and head softball coach at Huntington High School in Shreveport. Now friends have taken the lead as Lewis was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a blood cancer,
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You may have heard the term "hangry", when you're so hungry you get angry. Well, apparently it's a real thing. At least that's the findings of a new study that looks at couples coming out of The Ohio State University. Dan Jovic and Dr. Susan Kemp discuss the topic because Your Health Matters to NBC 6.
The students at Waskom Elementary have one question Wednesday morning, what's the bus stop forecast?
A Shreveport man faces numerous charges in connection with a string of property crimes over a period of nearly three months. After months of investigation, Shreveport Police Property Crimes Detectives have arrested 35-year-old Glenn Curtis Young Jr. He was arrested after evidence recovered during their probe linked him to the burglary of at least eight different properties across Shreveport. Young
A man wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a Shreveport business was captured by authorities Tuesday afternoon in Texas. On January 8th, 2014, a warrant was issued for the arrest of Shreveport resident, 52-year-old Victor Love. Love was charged with a single count of armed robbery. Following an investigation launched by Shreveport Police Robbery Detectives, Love, of the
Lincoln, Nebraska (WOWT) -- A 3-year-old boy, feared missing by his mother, was found safe and sound inside an arcade claw machine in Nebraska on Tuesday. Police were called to a home in Lincoln, Nebraska on a report of a missing child. At the same time, employees at nearby Madsen's Bowling and Billiards found the missing child playing with toys inside
Each week we bring you an animal looking for a furr-ever home. Today, Ashland Adger with the Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana stopped by NBC 6 News Today to introduce everyone to Hilda. Hilda is a Rottweiler/Shar Pei mix whose adoption fee is $75. Call the Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana at (318) 219-7387 if you'd like to make her
Spring is typically the busiest time of year for the house buying market, and that means a new mortgage or refi could be in your immediate future. Andrew Pringle, a mortgage originator and specialist at Red River Bank, stopped by NBC 6 News Today to talk about many of the options those seeking a mortgage have.