District 7 ponders how best to combat a fire in a remote area just off Huckaby Road in north Caddo Parish Tuesday afternoon. A spokesman said a fire in that location began on Monday night, burning about five to seven acres, but was quickly controlled.
Shreveport firefighters battled a late afternoon blaze at a residence in the 900 block of Dalzell Street Wednesday. Crews were dispatched at 4:21 p.m. and arrived two minutes later and had the fire under control at 4:35 p.m.
These compact, birdhouse-sized structures will house a couple dozen or so books for people to borrow. All that is asked is that the borrower leave a replacement book for someone else to enjoy. There are no penalties and no charge for use of these mini-libraries.
Kayla Madden’s mother, Deborah Moreau, told Herbert that Jerry Wynn, 60, had bought the two appliances. Wynn told Herbert he would not return the items unless he was refunded the money he had paid. Herbert, in turn, said she would press charges if the items were not returned.