DigiFest South, an arts and technology festival held annually in Shreveport-Bossier, will present a three-day schedule of events during the third annual DigiFest South Sept. 16-18 at various locations throughout Shreveport-Bossier.
Stemming from its obsessive desire to quench thirsts with cold beers, Twisted Root is excited to announce two new developments. First, the better burger restaurant has added a new walk-in cooler, which has allowed for more cold beer storage and an additional 12 beers on tap.
This year, the BBQ Shrimp Contest will be on Friday night, Sept. 12, with prize money totaling $1,000. Saturday, Sept. 13, the West Baton Rouge Tourist Information & Conference Center grounds will be center stage for the 8th Annual Smokin` Oldies Barbeque Cook-Off.
Since then, Simek worked in a variety of capacities in the Records Division before serving as a secretary with the Criminal Investigations Division, where she spent 21 years. In 1996, she was appointed secretary to the chief by then-Chief of Police Danny Dison and continues to serve in that capacity today.
Beginning Friday, Aug. 29, through Monday, Sept.1, favorite brands, including Old Farmer’s Almanac General Store, Fossil, Carter’s, OshKosh B’Gosh and Wilsons Leather Outlet, among many more, will hold Labor Day Weekend sidewalk sales with limited-time discounts on end-ofsummer and fall preview merchandise.
“I pride myself on having a servant heart, possessing the ethics, integrity and ability to build relationships to get things done,” Taliaferro said. “I have served my country both locally and nationally; with my 34 years in law enforcement and 33 years of military experience, I am uniquely qualifiedto be the next Shreveport city marshal.
The Mooringsport Cypress Festival will be held 5:30-9 p.m., Friday, Sept. 12, and 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Edwin Tuttle Currie Park in Mooringsport, La. After a two-year hiatus, the festival has been brought back by several passionate supporters in the Mooringsport community.
Targets will be furnished, and state-certified firearms instructors will assist shooters. Participants must call ahead and reserve a time to work with instructors. Shooters must provide their own ammunition, eye and ear protection, and should arrive with weapons unloaded.
In the seminar, participants will learn how to qualify for Medicaid benefits for nursing home care; how Veterans Aid and Attendance pension benefits are available while you live at home, in assisted living or in a nursing home; how to protect...
BATON ROUGE, La. – As a part of the Jindal family’s initiative to feature young artists, Louisiana’s First Lady Supriya Jindal announced Monday that winning art pieces from the Louisiana Art Education Association's (LAEA) 2014 Youth Art Month contest are on display in the Louisiana Governor’s Mansion for the month of August.