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June 30 04:04 PM
“Red River Bank has a commitment to northwest Louisiana and its growth, which makes opening a branch in Stonewall a natural addition,” says Bridges Hall, Shreveport-Bossier market president. “Red River Bank was founded on the ideals of community banking and personalized service.
June 23 07:07 AM
In 2006, Purvis and five other black teens, who came to be known as the Jena 6, were charged with attempted murder of a white classmate in a case that sparked a national conversation on race and the justice system. “My Story as a Jena 6” explores life in small town Jena, La.
June 23 07:07 AM
National Hot Air Balloon Championship with 43 of the best balloon pilots in the country competing against each other throughout the week, as well as a festival that will include balloon glows, live performances by Christian and country music stars, fireworks displays, tethered balloon rides, a children’s play zone, vendors and more.
June 16 06:53 AM
“As a long-term resident of Shreveport/ Blanchard, I am very happy to be a part of this new clinic, and we are looking forward to serving Blanchard and its families with the best health care available today. Our team members and our patients are our number one concern, and we eagerly await becoming an integral part of your community,” said DeWayne C.
June 16 06:53 AM
Sickle Cell of Northwest Louisiana will bring back its annual Sickle Cell Softball Tournament to the newly refurbished park on July 7-9. It will mark the 40th anniversary of the event, which is a National Softball Tournament sanctioned by the American Softball Association that draws softball players from across the country to play here.
June 09 07:03 AM
BURLINGTON, VT (06/02/2017)-- Amy Burke has been named to the dean's list for the sping 2017 semester at the University of Vermont. Burke, from Shreveport, LA, is majoring in French in the College of Arts & Sciences. To be named to the dean's list, students must have a grade-point average of 3.
June 09 06:55 AM
Bacon Mania is a weeklong event kicking off on Saturday, June 12, and continuing through Father’s Day on Sunday, June 18. Beef Jerky Outlet locations across the country, including the local store located in the Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City, are treating customers to a store full of fun.
June 09 06:55 AM
Residents and visitors are invited to come out and take advantage of this opportunity to enjoy the relaxation and fun of the local swimming pool for this low cost of admission..

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April 24 12:32 PM
Here’s an interesting thought. Why is it that Louisiana and neighboring state Mississippi are always on the bottom of every national ranking involving virtually every aspect of a state’s quality of life? Yet casino gambling is widespread throughout both states at a level not found any place else in America outside of Las Vegas.
April 24 12:32 PM
On April 28, citizens of Shreveport face a choice: Fund basic city services or plunge the city into fiscal chaos. It would have been inconceivable 20 years ago that routine tax renewals to fund the fire and police departments and other basic city services would not have the collective support of the city’s business, civic and political leadership.

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