Gates open at 5 p.m. Admission is $8; children under 6 will be admitted free. Each Bossier Parish school will play briefly to open the season. Bands, dance lines and cheerleaders will also be featured and Jamboree Queens presented..
A 16-foot steel beam from the World Trade Towers, recovered from Ground Zero in New York City following the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, is schedule to arrive at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, at the Bossier City Municipal Complex, located at 620 Benton Road.
The graduating recruits completed a twoweek-long indoctrination and training schedule, including leadership skills, physical training, teamwork, discipline and confidence building skills. The program also instills the Marine Corps values of honor, courage and commitment and promotes a healthy drugfree lifestyle.
During its Wednesday meeting, jury members voted unanimously to issue a 90-day stay to give the U.S. Corps of Engineers time to collect information and determine a Base Flood Elevation (BSE) for areas where the river topped its banks and flooded homes in subdivisions located inside levees.
“Images of America: Bossier City” is the first book to be written by Kevin Bryant Jones, a West Monroe native who lived for 15 years in Huntsville, Ala., and who has lived in Bossier City since 2004, when he was transferred to Barksdale Air Force Base.
A previous study of the Camp Minden water supply was commissioned by the Bossier Parish police jury and conducted by Shaw Environmental and Infrastructure in 2010. That study evaluated the economic benefits to residents and businesses in the Haughton, east Highway 80 and Sligo Road areas and in southwest Webster Parish.
Bossier City Chief of Police Shane McWilliams today announced the promotions of five police officers. The promotions took place Wednesday morning at the Bossier City Police Department with family members and department personnel in attendance..