If you come from Louisiana, it’s almost a congenital requirement that you are born with a love for music. Particularly string music, from country, zydeco, blues, rock and even an abundance of classical aficionados. I’m certainly in that number. Two of my first legal clients as a practicing lawyer in Ferriday were Jerry Lee Lewis and Mickey Gilley.
In spectacular fashion, the badly misnamed "hospital privatization" scheme of Gov. Bobby Jindal in Shreveport and Monroe is now collapsing. The appalling scenario now playing out is about as surprising as any given day's embarrassing headline about Gov.
As almost everyone should have heard by now, Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escaped from maximum security at the Altiplano Federal Prison in south central Mexico last Saturday night. Apparently, he crawled through a hole in the shower area of his cell block to a well-lit, ventilated tunnel.
The juvenile female was lured to Shreveport from Converse, Texas, by 23-year-old Lawarren Jamar Lucious of 7502 McArthur Drive in Shreveport. The female identified the suspect only as John Doe because he refused to give his real name..
Usher then jerked away from officers, grabbed his door and would not let go after repeated commands. Officers delivered multiple closed-fist, empty -handed blows, but Usher did not comply. Officers fought Usher inside the residence..
Markaylen Sheke Lee, 19, of 3411 Frederick St. in Shreveport, came to the complainant’s residence and posted pictures of herself standing by the complainant’s BMW with dents to the driver’s door and front left fender..
A Benton teenager who bragged on social media about stealing 16 street signs from Bossier Parish neighborhoods can now add one more address to places he’s visited: the Bossier Maximum Security Facility at 2985 Old Plain Dealing Road in Plain Dealing, La.
“While we are quick to note those clerks at businesses who are cited for selling alcohol to underage buyers, I’d like to men tion that the clerks we checked this time all complied with the law,” said Bossier Sheriff Julian Whitington.