Today, Shreveport Crime Stoppers has evolved into Shreveport- Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers, taking on the task of collecting and disseminating any information to investigators with the Caddo Sheriff’s Office, the Shreveport Police Department and any other law enforcement agencies.
Talk about a specialty shop. Beef Jerky Outlet is the newest tenant at The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk, and word of mouth has kept a steady stream of shoppers checking out some of the unique items for sale, from jerky (made from beef, turkey and wild game) to barbecue sauces, to spices and seasonings, to hot — really, really hot — sauces.
The real “Memphis Belle,” the fighter plane that successfully returned from 25 combat missions in World War II with her crew intact might be on display at the Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio, but local residents can see a similar plane — a restored...
“Why is this significant?” he asked. “Every year, SporTran transports over 3.3 million people, whether that be for business, whether it be for social, whether it be for recreational purposes. It is a responsibility and honor that our organization takes very seriously.
What impact does DARE have on the students? “It prepares them to go into middle school because of the different things that we talk about, not only alcohol and tobacco; we talk about stress and communication skills and … making responsible choices. It’s a class that you want them to always remember,” said Deputy Hawn.
“The benefit of that is that, when they’re finished and they present their findings to the state and federal government, it will mean that several additional of our buildings downtown will be eligible for historic tax credits, which will make them...
One Million Cups is a new national program operated by the Kaufman Foundation, the largest foundation for entrepreneurship in the country. Every week, entrepreneurs are given the opportunity to present their startups to a group of fellow entrepreneurs, mentors and advisors in a relaxed setting while sipping a cup of coffee.
Paul Pratt, chairman of the Independence Bowl, announces Duck Commander as the new title sponsor of the local collegiate bowl game played in Independence Stadium. The partnership with Duck Commander, the Independence Bowl’s sixth title sponsor — is expected to run through 2019.
CSC, a Fortune 500 company that is a global provider of nextgeneration IT solutions, will open a new technology center in Bossier City, creating 800 new direct jobs and 805 new indirect jobs, a total of more than 1,600 new jobs, Gov. Bobby Jindal said at a press conference Tuesday afternoon at the Cyber Innovation Center.