Grant Roberts, KSLA News 12

Grant Roberts

KSLA News 12

Shreveport, LA, United States

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Recent articles by Grant:

Rain and snow showers possible in parts of the ArkLaTex Saturday

Showers in the form of rain and snow will be possible this weekend. Not everyone will see the rain and even less will see snow. Regardless, it will be a very cold weekend → Read More

Tropical Depression #9 has formed

Tropical Depression Nine has formed in the Caribbean. This will very likely become Ida once it is more organized. The storm will also move into the Gulf and could bring impacts to Louisiana → Read More

Post office: Get your ballots in the mail now

For most states, the deadline to receive mail-in ballots is Election Day. → Read More

Taylor Swift breaks Whitney Houston’s Billboard charts record

Taylor Swift tops Whitney Houston's record for most weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. → Read More

SPD: runaway found safe

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Shreveport police say Natoya Dixon, 16, has been found. Dixon was reported as a runaway by family members on Friday, July 24. → Read More

Gov. John Bel Edwards declares state of emergency ahead of storms

Governor John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency Friday, Aug. 21 in advance of potential landfall from Tropical Depression 14, expected to become Tropical Storm Marco, and Tropical Storm Laura, both of which could impact Louisiana in the coming week. → Read More

Peaches linked to salmonella outbreak in 9 states

The bagged peaches were reportedly sold under the Wawona brand name at Aldi stores in 16 states, starting in June. → Read More

NFL will require fans to wear face masks at games

NFL confirms fans will be required to wear masks at games. → Read More

Police: Gunman opened fire in downtown hotel lobby

A police K-9 officer bit him; no one else was injured → Read More

South Korea looking into reports about Kim Jong Un’s health

The South Korean government is looking into reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in fragile condition after surgery. → Read More

Report: Baseball star Roy Halladay was doing stunts when plane crashed

Halladay had amphetamine levels about 10 times therapeutic levels in his blood along with a high level of morphine and an anti-depressant that can impair judgement as he performed high-pitch climbs and steep turns. → Read More

Two people shot on Peach Street in Shreveport

They were sitting in a car when one was hit in his neck, the other in one of his hands → Read More

LIVE: Trump preparing to use emergency powers amid coronavirus outbreak

Trump is holding a news conference at the White House at 3 p.m. → Read More

Do thinner people have faster metabolisms? Science says no.

Scientists say the bigger your body, the more calories you're burning. That's because your metabolism has to work more in order to keep the body functioning and provide basic energy. → Read More

Toyota adds 1.2M vehicles to US fuel pump recall

The company said Wednesday that the added vehicles bring the total to 1.8 million. In January Toyota recalled nearly 700,000 vehicles in the U.S. for the same problems. → Read More

Rain returning to the ArkLaTex starting this weekend

The sunny days in the ArkLaTex are coming to an end. Clouds will be building up and rain will be returning starting on Sunday and through the first half of next week. There will still be heavy showers and storms next week, but the trend is that the severe risk is going down. → Read More

Dry weather continues for now with strong storms expected next week

The great sunny weather will continue for a couple more days. Next week though, there will be more rain and storms in the forecast. Tuesday will have a cold front that could bring strong storms and maybe even severe weather → Read More

Cold front drops temperatures but brings limited rain

The cold front arriving today will not bring as much rain. Most of us will remain dry as the cold front passes. However, it will be cooler for the rest of the week. Temperatures during the overnight hours will fall back to near freezing again. → Read More

Freezing again tonight with some rain this weekend

Temperatures will be back on the cold side tonight with frost possible. It will be falling down to the mid to upper 20s across the ArkLaTex. It will be nice and dry for tonight and Saturday. However, a few showers will return again by Sunday evening. → Read More

La. man pleads guilty to burning three historically black churches in St. Landry Parish

Holden Matthews pleaded guilty before United States District Court Judge Robert R. Summerhays to three counts of violating the Church Arson Prevention Act — one count for each church — as well as one count of using fire to commit a federal felony. He will be sentenced on May 22. → Read More