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June 27 12:00 AM
E-cigarettes are rapidly becoming an alternative to tobacco smoking, and proponents of the battery-operated devices claim that many long-time smokers have been able to kick their tobacco habits with relative ease using e- cigarettes, as opposed to nicotine patches or gum.
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June 27 12:00 AM
Cabaret Dinner Theatre, located at 1258 Dalzell St. in Shreveport, is wrapping up its second season this weekend with performances of “Red, White and Tuna,” a comedy by “Greater Tuna” scribes Jaston Williams, Joe Sears and Ed Howard. The doors open at 6:30 p.
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June 20 12:00 AM
According to testimony and evidence presented at the trial, the robberies took place between June 1, 2012, and Nov. 14, 2012, at 15 businesses in Louisiana and Texas, with the men stealing in excess of $20,000. In some instances, money was taken from employees and patrons.
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June 20 12:00 AM
But a technological alternative has appeared on the scene in recent years: electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes. These gadgets, which can sometimes look as futuristic as Doctor Who’s sonic screwdriver, heat a flavored liquid that turns into a vapor which the “smoker” inhales and exhales.
Community News
June 20 12:00 AM
Here’s how it works: Each ticket sold is matched to a duck. Bags with thousands of ducks are emptied into the Red River. As the currents carry the ducks downstream, the fastest duck across the finish line is the winner, and the person whose ticket matches that duck is the winner of the $10,000 prize.
Caddo News
June 20 12:00 AM
The new administrator has a number of ideas for improvements for the board. “What I’m planning on doing, hopefully, is getting good program management for our system, the infrastructure we have. We are tasked with maintaining all of the levees in Caddo Parish, and then we maintain a lot of drainage channels — a few of them are within the city limits.

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