What was the appeal? “I guess I always had that bug in me. I was editor of our little elementary school paper. In high school, we didn’t have a paper, but I would write up, after sporting events, do an article about the event and put it on the bulletin board.
Help is available. The Caddo Parish Commission along with the City of Shreveport, the Caddo Parish Clerk of Court and more invite you to the Expungement Summit and Resource Fair, to be held Friday, Aug. 25, at RiverView Hall and Theater, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway.
Applications will be accepted through the end of business (4:30 p.m.) Aug. 15 at the parish courthouse. Police Jury members will appoint a constable to fill the position at their Aug. 16 regular meeting, scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. in the jury meeting room at the courthouse in Benton.
Bossier Parish Engineer Butch Ford said the parish highway department does not have the capacity to construct a concrete bridge and a private contractor will have to be selected through the public bid process..
The crops that the inmates have finished picking include 4,500 gallons of peas, 1,265 ears of corn, 4,042 pounds of potatoes, 4,410 pounds of onions, 280 cantaloupes, 134 watermelons, 3,775 pounds of cucumbers, 15,000 pounds of squash and 265 pounds of peppers.
Lake Road from Shed Road to Hazel Jones Road Tuesday afternoon as wrecker crews removed a tractor-trailer that tipped over, causing its load of scrap metal to dump out on the side of the road. The accident happened at about 12:30 p.m.
The robbery occurred at the Circle K store in the 2400 block of Barksdale Boulevard at approximately 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. A store security camera captured images of the suspect as he entered the store. The suspect immediately approached a clerk, pulled out a handgun and demanded money.
Bossier deputies are investigating the crash, and it appears the first 18-wheeler may have been attempting to stop for another westbound vehicle traveling in front of him who was turning off of Highway 2, as the other two trucks then crashed..