With conditions on the installation improving, along with the currently projected weather forecast, base officials are planning for Barksdale to be open Wednesday.
(NBCDFW) Experts for the state testified Friday that Eddie Ray Routh did not meet the Texas definition of insanity at the time "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield were killed two years ago.
(NBC DFW) The defense has rested in the "American Sniper" murder trial after calling eight witnesses over three days, including a mental health expert.
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center invites you to attend a special a Town Hall and outreach event.
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center (OBVAMC) will hold a Town Hall and outreach event from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in the second floor education wing.
Now is the time to sign up if you want to participate in the Young Marines program.
Soldiers of the Louisiana National Guard’s 1023rd Engineer Company are scheduled to bid farewell to family and friends during a deployment ceremony.
(NBCDFW.com) Thursday afternoon, jurors heard police testimony and saw video of police chasing Eddie Ray Routh the night famed Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield were killed at the Rough Creek Lodge and Resort in 2013.
You will soon have your chance to participate in the 3rd annual Defenders of Liberty Mud Run at Barksdale Air Force Base.
You can help Overton Brooks VA Medical Center show appreciation to those who served our country.
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The man known as "America's Most Lethal Sniper" will now have a day named in his honor.
The Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program graduated 215 cadets during a ceremony at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by enemy forces in Afghanistan for five years, will be charged with desertion, a senior defense officials tell NBC News.
The Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program is scheduled to graduate 215 cadets during a special ceremony this weekend.
Fort Hood officials have released the name of a soldier who was found dead at his home in Killeen, Texas.
A car accident claims the life of an Airman assigned to the 2d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base.
Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines Class 31 graduated 25 recruits Monday at the Bossier Sheriff’s Substation on Viking Dr.
The Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, are gearing up for the 2015 Defenders of Liberty Air Show.
The U.S. Senate passes the Jacob Sexton Suicide Prevention Act as part of the National Defense Authorization Act.
You can make a child's wish come true this Christmas by making a donation to "Toys for Tots"..
The Barksdale Airman who went missing Monday in Guam has been found dead, according to Barksdale’s 2nd Bomb Wing commander Col. Kristin Goodwin.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel today announced a comprehensive action plan to reform to the nuclear enterprise
Businesses and schools around the ArkLaTex are showing their appreciation for those who fought for our country.
Caddo Commissioner Ken Epperson was up bright and early this morning working with volunteers to decorate for Sunday’s honors ceremony, which will follow the annual Veteran’s Day Parade slated to begin at 2 p.m. at the Louisiana State Fairgrounds
Bass Pro Shops has set aside November and December to show its support for the brave men and women in uniform.
Boomtown Bossier Hotel and Casino is recognizing those who fought for our country with a free meal.
The Bossier Council on Aging is honoring those who fought for our country with a special "Celebration of Veteran's" presentation.
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center needs your help driving Veterans to and from the medical center as well as its Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Monroe, Longview and Texarkana.
A Shreveport bookstore is recognizing all men and women who served in the U.S. military with a special flag signing on Veteran's Day.
Cadets from Captain Shreve High School's JROTC are reaching out to help local veterans in need.
The Shreveport Vet Center is showing appreciation to our Veterans and recognizing 30 years of service.
The Veterans Celebration Committee announces big plans for the third Annual Veterans Parade and Honor Ceremony.
Following a call yesterday with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, announced Tuesday that the U.S. Army has signed an agreement to pay for the clean up of explosive materials at Camp Minden.
Medical care, mental health professionals and housing providers are working to end homelessness for Veterans by taking part in the annual Operation Stand Down.
The Pentagon today announced that a highly-skilled 30-person military expeditionary medical support team
The third annual Veterans Parade and Honor Ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the Louisiana State Fairgrounds.
Members of Team Army raise the 2014 Warrior Games Chairman's Cup during a tailgate party for wounded warriors before the Navy vs. Air Force football game
Our Military Matters and that includes the animals that serve. Barksdale remembers a fallen four-legged airman.
Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State group in Iraq were freed today (Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014),,
A former Barksdale airman was sentenced to six years in prison and 10 years of supervised release for downloading more than 9,000 files of child pornography,
If you are a veteran and looking for work then the fall Veterans' Job and Resource Fair is where you need to be.
Col. Goodwin talks about being the head of the one of the biggest employers in our area.
Shreveport Bossier honored all Purple Heart recipients today in honor of Purple Heart Recognition Day.
Rep. Barbara Norton held a community meeting to give a legislative update to neighbors, and some took the opportunity to speak out about issues they want resolved.
The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a bill to reform the VA health system
When 21-year-old boxer Steve dePyssler joined the U.S. Army in 1941, it was because he wanted to box for the Army. He enlisted just before Pearl Harbor
Jimmy Granger with Jimmy Granger Ford receives a special honor for supporting military employees.
As part of an Air Force plan to create efficiencies by deactivating and realigning organizations at Headquarters Air Force, Major Commands, Numbered Air Forces and Field Operating
Barksdale Air Force Base today announced that Barksdale Family Housing is now open to civilians. What has previously been a secluded area for active duty military families for on-base living will now be a new rental opportunity for civilians.
If you are a veteran or active duty service member you will now be eligible for counseling services in your area.
Tax season is upon us and Airmen on Barksdale, their dependents and retirees have allies for filing. Allies who volunteer their time and are trained by the very service that oversees all taxes, the IRS. NBC 6's Dan Jovic shares how Barksdale's Base Tax Center has helped get active duty members, retirees and their families more than $3 million in returns all while saving them over $300,000 in tax prep fees.
Daughter has cell disease.