The bicycles were presented to the children at Academy Sports and Outdoors, 210 E. Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, which supplied the bikes and even assembled them for the youths. The bikes were arranged by schools with the children’s names on each one.
The process of establishing a training facility began over a year ago when the Brinkman Company went out of business and Kansas City Southern took over the property on North Lakeshore Drive. Through an agreement with KCS, Caddo Fire District No. 1 is leasing the property as a fire-training facility.
The annual Memorial and Recognition Ceremony was held Tuesday afternoon at the Caddo Parish Courthouse. Colleagues eulogized five members of the legal profession who passed away this year, and a group of new attorneys were formally recognized before embarking on their careers.
The Parkmobile Parking App has become very popular since it was introduced downtown a year and a half ago. It is the same app used in Dallas, Houston, New Orleans and numerous other cities. Once downloaded and set up, the app allows the user to input up to five different cars and gives a maximum of three hours per space.
We are grateful for our police chaplains, who listen to and participate with the Shreveport police in the workplace of law enforcement officers, advising calmly in the most strained situations and offering assistance when appropriate or requested..
Houston has worked for the sheriff’s pffice for 23 years. He has served in Corrections, Patrol, and at the Training Academy. He has been a member of the Emergency Response Team at Caddo Correctional Center and the Special Response Team. He is the lieutenant over the Patrol Division’s south sector.
“The Metropolitan Planning Commission is in charge of approving zoning plats, allowing for variances. They implemented the new UDC, which is a Unified Development Code, which was supposed to streamline everything … (and) everything took almost twice...
Taking passengers onto local waterways is nothing new to Shaver. He had a similar venture in Indianapolis and in Denver, where he enjoyed great success with a 92 percent satisfaction rate on social media. And he also worked locally at Smith’s Cross Lake Inn in the 1990s.