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September 08 12:00 AM
The incident occurred Aug. 17, when Brandie Hawks, 14, a freshman at North Caddo High School, looked in her backpack for a syllabus for algebra class. When the backpack slipped from her hand, something shiny fell out of a mesh pocket on the side of her backpack with a “clinging” noise, and she found a knife underneath another student’s chair.
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September 08 12:00 AM
Kelly Rich, director of the Highland Area Partnership, said, “This is our 14th year putting on the festival, and it’s kind of one of those that just kind of grew organically. The first year, we had about 500 people come and attend. There were, like, two bands that played.
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September 08 12:00 AM
Daryl Worley of the Bossier City Police Department said, “On behalf of Chief McWilliams, I encourage the citizens of Bossier City to take part in this. It’s a great way for the community and law enforcement to bond. They can see us as actual people.”.
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August 11 12:00 AM
What was the appeal? “I guess I always had that bug in me. I was editor of our little elementary school paper. In high school, we didn’t have a paper, but I would write up, after sporting events, do an article about the event and put it on the bulletin board.
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August 04 12:00 AM
Actually, it’s condensation from eating the diner’s nitrogen-infused Dragon Balls and is similar to seeing your breath on a cold winter day. But the novelty of the treats has people — especially young people — flocking to the new business, which has been open just three weeks.

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April 13 12:33 PM
Caddo’s highest population estimate was 257,354 on July 1, 2013. This number decreased by almost 11,000 in the next four years. The population in Bossier Parish increased by 10,000 from July 1, 2010, to July 1, 2017. In that eight-year interval, DeSoto’s population gradually increased each year.
April 13 12:33 PM
My dad was a star forward playing both junior college and AAU basketball. I had the honor of being Coach Dean Smith’s first recruit at the University of North Carolina back in 1968. I was a spectator in the Louisiana Superdome when the Tar Heels won two national championships.
April 13 11:20 AM
My dad was a star forward playing both junior college and AAU basketball. I had the honor of being Coach Dean Smith’s first recruit at the University of North Carolina back in 1968. I was a spectator in the Louisiana Superdome when the Tar Heels won two national championships.

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