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<![CDATA[Celebrating a birthday today: Leola Giles, of Shreveport. ... Barbara Smith, of Shreveport. ... Adrianne Hopkins, of Shreveport. ... Jennifer Bryant, of Shreveport. ... Carolyn Miller, of Shreveport. ... Nicole Francine Soublet, 41, daughter of Patrice Soublet and the late Merlin Soublet, of Shreveport. ... Danny Aldrich, 50, of Bossier City. ... Willie James Lewis, of Shreveport. ... Charles "Dickey" Mitchell, 65, of Bossier City. ... Deonte' Thompson, of Bossier City. ... Donald Ray Allen, of Shreveport. ... Aniyah E. Palms, 5, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Palms Jr., of Shrevport. Celebrated a March 5: Eian A. Johnson, 9, son of Yvette Thompson and Andre Johnson, of Shreveport. Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pick up all unwanted animals. If you bring in your domestic animal, mainly dogs and cats, the Animal Control office will accept them. Bossier Animal Control, (318) 741-8499, Caddo Animal Control, (318) 226-6624 or DeSoto Animal Control, (318) 871-2900. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at Bossier, Caddo and Desoto. To place information in Stroller, call (318) 459-3233 between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. weekdays and between 2 and 5 p.m. weekends. Send email to email@example.com Label: Attention Stroller.
Jared Leto: Oscar winner a master of reinvention
For his performance as the transgender AIDs patient Rayon in "Dallas Buyers Club," Jared Leto essentially became a different person.
Will entrepreneurship grow in Shreveport-Bossier City?
Louisiana is gaining a name as a destination for tech startups. Entrepreneurs are flocking to the Bayou State to take advantage of tax incentives and the low cost of living with many companies setting up shop in south Louisiana.
'Tooter' Teague was a Bossier visionary
The arrival of Margaritaville to the Bossier City casino scene and the possibility of increased competition for gaming dollars and tourism gives occasion for reflection on an idea advanced by a Bossier City visionary, now 15 years dead, that could have transformed the face of these two cities that line the northernmost navigable stretch of the Red ... (more)
Deputy chief recognized for supporting military
A national military support group has recognized the Bossier City Police Department and one of its deputy police chiefs for their commitment to police department personnel who are members of the Louisiana National Guard and Reserve.
Mardi Gras a success for local krewes, businesses
Some local business owners and Mardi Gras krewes say they saw an increase in revelers and profits during the 2014 Carnival season.
Beef jerky outlet opens in Boardwalk
Jerky lovers, take note: a cured meat paradise exists at the Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City just a few hundred yards from Bass Pro Shops.
Jared Leto's Oscar tribute to his mother and the hardship behind it
Purdue graduate hacks into university computers and changes his grades to straight As... but gets caught and jailed for four years Carl Lewis in heels, a pouting Nicole Kidman and Whoopi Goldberg in a bath: Extraordinary collection of celebrity photos featured in $2,500 Annie Leibovitz book EXCLUSIVE - Food stamps, living in a truck with his 'dirt ... (more)
40 Days for Life Reports
Yesterday, I spoke at a 40 Days for Life kickoff event in Lakeland, Florida. Over the weekend, our national director, David Bereit, helped launch the campaign in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
<![CDATA[Celebrating a birthday today: Isaac Dotson, of Greenwood. ... Jennifer A. Collins, 25, daughter of James and Audrey Collins, of Shreveport. ... Bob English, 69, of Bossier City. ... Rick Norris, 64, of Haughton. ... Marcus D. Sanders, of Bossier City. ... Jamesetta Nicole King Davison, of Irving, Texas, daughter of James King, of Shreveport. Celebrated a birthday March 3: Karlo Penales, 8, of Shreveport. ... Sapphira Jonquil Brown, of Shreveport. Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pick up all unwanted animals. If you bring in your domestic animal, mainly dogs and cats, the Animal Control office will accept them. Bossier Animal Control, (318) 741-8499, Caddo Animal Control, (318) 226-6624 or DeSoto Animal Control, (318) 871-2900. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at Bossier, Caddo and Desoto. To place information in Stroller, call (318) 459-3233 between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. weekdays and between 2 and 5 p.m. weekends. Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org Label: Attention Stroller.
Getting a jump start on a career
Haughton High School senior Jarrod Sutton holds a pin welder carefully, sizing up dings in his low-rider pickup.
Schools join in Read Across America celebration
Shreveport-Bossier City schools joined the national Read Across America celebration Monday with special guests, performances and lots of books.
Top 5 social moments of the 2014 Oscars
Host Ellen DeGeneres with pizza delivery man onstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014, in Hollywood, Calif.
Oscars 2014: Jared Leto of 'Dallas' wins Supporting Actor
Jared Leto has won the 2014 Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance in Jean-Marc Vallee's drama film "Dallas Buyers Club," marking the 42-year-old star's first win and nomination.
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Oscar moments we loved
SHOW US THE DRESSES: ABC's red carpet coverage was questionable at best. In fact, the network seemed to want to do anything besides showing pretty dresses.
BLOG: Best Quotes From The 86th Annual Academy Awards
Historical drama 12 Years A Slave claimed three coveted awards, including Best Picture, at the 2014 Oscars, but force of Gravity also proved to be unstoppable as the sci-fi thriller won seven of the nine Academy Awards for which is was nominated.
2014 Academy Award winners
New Orleans makeup artist Robin Mathews won the best makeup and hairstyling Oscar for her work in the New Orleans-filmed "Dallas Buyers Club."
Oscars 2014: Jared Leto's Amazing Acceptance Speech for Supporting Actor
Jared Leto took the night's first award and made it a doozy. Here's what he had to say, touching on everything from his dear old mom to current events: Ellen, I love you.
History gave Shed Road its name
People who are new to the area, are young or don't hail from Bossier City might not know the story behind Shed Road, but like Dilg League Drive in Shreveport, it has a history that makes it unique in local and event national annals.