Customers at the new store could enjoy lower taxes. The proposed location is in the parish, which is located outside the city limits of Shreveport and Blanchard. That means customers will pay only 7.35 percent sales taxes as opposed to 8.6 percent in Shreveport, 9 percent in Bossier City and 8.
Toxicology reports show pilot had marijuana and amphetamenes in bloodstream Many might say that Frederick James (Jimmie) Ramsey, 30, of 416 Oneonta St. in Shreveport was born with a silver spoon in his mouth because of his blue blood status and being a descendent of the somewhat wealthy Ramsey family. However, one may now question whether that silver spoon may have been replaced with a marijuana pipe.
They say that behind every successful man is a good woman and that has proven true for Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator. In fact, his wife, Carolyn, was recently elected president of the Caddo Parish Levee District, which came after a complete overhaul of the Levee District Board by the State Senate.