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.
The Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney’s Office and the Internal Revenue Service presented more than $119,000 to 26th Judicial District Attorney Schuyler Marvin as part of the successful completion of a U.S. Attorney’s Office forfeiture case..
BENTON, La.—Juveniles are believed to be behind a series of vandalism incidents at a local business. Benton Police Chief Charles Pilkinton said that within the past week and a half vandals have broken the windshield of an 18-wheeler rig at Benton Farm Supply at the corner of Old Plain Dealing Road and Highway 3.