The event is free and open to the public and will feature refreshments, campus tours, program demonstrations and games such as ring toss, balloon pop, bucket toss, bowling and football toss. All attendees can enter to win prize giveaways such as Amazon gift cards.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, Shreveport police will host the open house event to give those interested in law enforcement a sneak peek into the different opportunities the Shreveport Police Department has to offer..
The Louisiana Justice Reinvestment Act, which was recently signed into law by Gov. John Bel Edwards, will allow for thousands of currently incarcerated inmates to be released beginning Nov. 1. That includes at least 63 inmates at Caddo Correctional Center.
NWLAFJC Executive Director Jeri Bowen said, “We are, for lack of a better word, a one-stop shop for victims of domestic violence. We get services for immediate needs, if they need transportation, if they need a protective order, if they need food or gas cards.
The purpose of cold-planing a road surface is to extend the life of that roadway by decreasing the likelihood of rutting (the formation of low spots in the pavement), shoving (a washboard-like effect) and the development of an uneven road surface (including swells, bumps or sags).
Employees recognized for their years of service were Earl Hawthorn, John Anderson, Eirc Greene, John Kay, BreAnna Lee, Lyishstron Pringle, Joseph Williams and Lauren Feazel, five years; Carmen Atkins, Patsy Alban, Pamiko Pineset, Felicia Harris, Joseph Kay, James Moore, Henry Whitehorn Jr.
Shreve Memorial Library’s Teen Services will host a moderated panel discussion, “Banned Books Week: Celebrating Our Right to read,” on Thursday, Sept. 28, at 5:30 p.m. at the Main Branch. Patrons will also be encouraged to celebrate the right to read by participating in the Rebel Reader competition on Twitter.
What began more than four decades ago as a Bicentennial present to the community by the Junior League of Shreveport has grown into one of the largest outdoor arts festival in the South and one of the Top 100 arts festivals in the country: the Red River Revel.