“We’re going to be working on multiplication, division, fractions, those skills that they’re missing. That’s what the main focus is about. I want to focus in on those gaps that are preventing them from attaining grade level performance,” Harper said..
The Bossier City police and fire departments and other law enforcement personnel tested their abilities to handle such a crisis during an emergency drill that was conducted last Friday morning, Oct. 10, at Bossier High School. The drill was coordinated by the Bossier Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.
Another load is expected to arrive on Sunday, Oct. 12, “to replenish our load because we don’t want to get low because we have so many dedicated customers that want to come out for The Perfect Pumpkin, so we always try to make sure we have it for them,” Boller said.
“It’s the basic design of the Shreveport Police Department shield, and then it has ‘SPD’ for the Shreveport Police Department on it and Sgt. Tim Prunty’s badge number, which is 815,” said Mike Billings, owner of the Dixie Corn Maze, which opened to the public earlier this month.
The stigma of Ray Acklen’s “sex offender” label continues to hamper his attempts at making a decent living, even though he has served his time for his crime. He said when people hear the term “sex offender,” they often think that the offender is guilty of molesting children, when that is not necessarily the case.
With help from Hoogland’s Nursery, members of Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation (SPAR) created the 10x22-foot grassy space graced with potted plants outside of 616 Texas St., the site of the second Pop-Up Project, which kicked off Monday for a two-week run.
What was his reaction when he learned that a winning lottery ticket was purchased at his store? “We were all excited. It’s an exciting thing,” he said. “Just because you didn’t win it doesn’t mean it isn’t exciting. Something like that is very rare to happen, you know, ever.