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February 22 04:44 PM
Guess what? Perkins has done just that. At a press conference this week, Perkins was joined by Caddo Superintendent Dr. Lamar Goree and University of New Orleans (UNO) president Dr. John Nicklow in announcing that qualified Caddo students will be automatically eligible to attend UNO upon graduation from high school.
February 15 10:19 AM
It sounded like it came out of a movie plot. In the early morning hours, federal agents stormed a home to make an arrest. They had to be after some major drug lord or a sought-after terrorist. There were 29 agents all wearing military gear and carrying weapons.
February 15 10:19 AM
Pratt then sorts the blue-bin stuff, saving only paper and corrugated cardboard for recycling. Pratt sends the rest to the DeSoto Parish dump and pays a $30 dumping fee. (Yep, Pratt makes $20 from each “dump” by Republic, plus gets the paper/cardboard to recycle.
February 08 10:55 AM
This amount should include any direct contribution and in-kind services of all city departments. This includes Shreveport Police Department (SPD), the Shreveport Fire Department (SFD), Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation (SPAR), Shreveport Public works and maybe others like SporTran.
February 08 10:55 AM
LSU football coach Ed Orgeron will pocket some three and a half million dollars this year, making him one of the highest-paid football coaches in the nation. He received such an enormous salary package based on results. It’s the old adage that you get what you pay for, and with Ed, LSU ended the football season winning10 games.
February 01 12:50 PM
Because of the generosity of donors in Shreveport and across the United States, Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, collected more than 8.8 million shoeboxes in 2018. Combined with those collected from partnering countries in 2018, the ministry is now sending more than 10.
February 01 12:50 PM
Well, Trump blinked. In his standoff with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) over the 2019 State of the Union address, the president finally conceded that he doesn’t get to deliver the speech before a joint session of Congress unless he’s invited to do so — technically by the House and Senate, but as a practical matter by Pelosi herself.
February 01 11:23 AM
You had to be trekking in a deep jungle somewhere outside the U.S. not to have been aware of the “no-call” in the final minutes of the NFC championship game. The Saints were on the march with the score tied and only 1:45 left in the game, when a blatant slam by the Rams screamed for a penalty.
January 25 11:49 AM
That is crazy! Why does he need a police to pick him up at his house and stay with him all day and then take him back home? Are we in the nursery business now? Add this up for four years (1,424 days) is an extremely high cost. Next he will want an officer staying with him all night.

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