Presented by the Shreveport Regional Arts Council, the music fest is a tribute to Lewis, who not only had a string of the most popular music stores in the city, he also operated a recording business, Jewel Records, which produced the music of a...
The senseless, brutal and unwarranted murder of young hero, Shreveport Police Officer, Thomas LaValley, has left me heartbroken and dismayed. Comments on social media by some of Shreveport’s lowest forms of life immediately following Officer LaValley’s death were shocking, saddening and just downright evil.
The primary parishes included under the designation are: Bienville, Caldwell, Claiborne, Jackson, Lincoln, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Union and Webster. In accordance with section 321(a) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, additional areas were named as contiguous disaster parishes.
The report cited the Louisiana Department of Revenue’s annual Tax Exemption Budget, which stated that “Louisiana has lost more than $1.1 billion in additional revenue from the severance tax suspension for horizontal wells from fiscal years 2010 to 2014.
Caddo Parish Commissioner Ken Epperspon Sr. will host a District 12 informational meeting on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Bethany Baptist Church, Family Life Center, 10043 Hwy. 79, in Bethany regarding water issues in the area..
The public is welcome to come out and visit with local heroes from a variety of agencies including the State Police, Shreveport Police, Caddo Parish Sheriffs Office, Local Teachers and more. Many will bring vehicles out for the children to see a little closer and be able to visit and learn about what they do.
“We’re just kind of in business to promote quilting and visual arts, which is why we tie in nicely with the Revel as an arts festival,” said Barbara Blake, publicity chairman for the Red River Quilters. “We enjoy the craft, and we just enjoy sharing it with others.
Detectives released surveillance video that shows a white male driver with an unidentified passenger entering the storage unit after keying in a gate code around 3:40 p.m. on Aug. 14. They entered the complex driving a black GMC Envoy with no license plate.