There are defensive driving classes all over the city. “We don’t want to make this a mandatory program because, first of all, I’m not sure we have the resources” to teach the 10,000 students per year who are learning or who have just learned how to drive,” Corbett said.
Agents also located three baggies of methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana, a variety of vials containing suspected steroids, syringes, meth pipes, drug scales, Lortabs, vials of other unknown substances and six baggies of unknown powder substances.
While the date has already passed to enroll in Project Swim, the city’s free program begun in 2011 that has provided swimming lessons for thousands of area youths, parents should seriously consider swimming lessons for their children, The program was developed following the tragic deaths of six young people in August 2010.
The online-only auction, which is being conducted by Lawler Auction Co., ends at the same time as the telethon: 6 p.m. There will be no preview or inspection of items for this particular auction. All previews and inspections must be made from the photographs on the Web site www.
The anonymous letter reads, “As a concerned parent, I believe the public should be made aware of what is going on this past year at Westwood Elementary School in Shreveport. On field day, there was a large PA system playing very inappropriate music for en elementary school.
And the Shreveport Farmers’ Market, which returns to Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport on Saturday, May 31, is one of the premier places to find exactly what you need to fill your pantry or refrigerator, with a stronger emphasis this year on locally grown produce.
“We’re doing every kind of rescue you can think of,” said Fire Chief Dan Cotten. The training instructs rescuers how to “get people out of holes or get people down from heights and out of the river — anyplace we’ve got to get them to get them up ... lowering them down or getting them up.
“So if you have maybe your Grandma’s fudge recipe and you’d really like to sell that in markets and grocery stores but you don’t have thirty or fifty thousand dollars to outfit a commercial kitchen, you can become a member of Cookhouse and rent the...
For the past several years, area waterways, including Caddo Lake, Cross Lake and Lake Bistineau, have been plagued with an infestation of giant salvinia, an invasive aquatic plant that grows at an incredible rate and can deprive a body of water of oxygen.