“We’re doing a dessert auction as well,” she said. “People bring desserts, and each table can go up to the dessert table and say, ‘Hey, let’s buy this chocolate cake for our table.’ And then they’ll bid on it, and all of that money will go to charity. You get a great dessert, and you’re helping!” The public is invited to attend.
What impact does DARE have on the students? “It prepares them to go into middle school because of the different things that we talk about, not only alcohol and tobacco; we talk about stress and communication skills and … making responsible choices. It’s a class that you want them to always remember,” said Deputy Hawn.
“This training covers all aspects of police work,” said Sebeck. “This class is aimed at renewing what officers already know and avoiding complacency when doing their jobs. It is rough being a p olice officer because there are so few officers on the street, and as a consequence, it puts those officers at risk.
Kevin Cryblskey, area manager with Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (right), and Mark Joslin, area supervisor with Enterprise (left), donate two 4,000-watt lighting units to Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington for use with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has required the Bossier Parish Police Jury to close a bridge on Goodman Springs Road in Northern Bossier Parish. This bridge is one of three bridges owned by Bossier Parish on Goodman Springs Road and is located east of Mott Oil Field Road.