On Thursday morning, Bossier sheriff’s deputies and posse members began the joyful task of delivering the many packages to about 170 children in the parish, according to Lt. Bill Davis, public information officer for the Bossier Sheriff’s Office..
Dale Phillips with the Willow Lake Neighborhood Group in Bossier City presented a check for $1,000 Wednesday to Capt. Doug Lauter of the Bossier Sheriff’s Office in support of Operation Blessing, the food pantry program..
The goal of the checkpoint is to identify and remove impaired drivers from the road before they cause injury or death to themselves or others, as well as increase public awareness to the seriousness of driving while impaired. The Bossier City Police Department and Louisiana State Police will also assist.
Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington congratulates Jheromy Metcalf, graduate of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program at Bossier City Elementary School Monday morning. Metcalf is one of 52 graduates from his school who will join 511 other fifth-graders who will graduate D.
Walk-in payments can be made at one of the sheriff’s substations at 2510 Viking Drive in Bossier City, 7076 Louisiana Highway 8 in Benton or on Arthur Ray Teague Parkway at the foot of the Shreveport- Barksdale Highway Bridge. Or go by the tax office on the first floor of the Bossier Parish Courthouse at 204 Burt Blvd.