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August 20- Illegal Sales to Minors
It's hard to believe, but even today- after all the attention paid to illegal underage drinking and a ban on cigarettes sold to minors- that businesses still disregard the law and do it anyway.
Stroller for July 16, 2014
<![CDATA[Birthdays Celebrating a birthday today: Marquetta Peoples, of Shreveport. ... Andrea S. Hines, of Greenwood. ... Rodney Figaro, of Seattle. ... Destiny Darby, 13, of Bossier City. ... Corterious Murray, 18, son of Nicole Murray, of Shreveport. ... Jaylan Player-Smith, of Shreveport. ... June Cottle, of Gibsland. ... Verma Gant, 81, of Grand Cane. ... Dale Mitchell, of Shreveport. ... Aldon Kelly Sr., of Shreveport. ... Taylor Nichole Martinez, 7, daughter of Todd and Toni Martinez, of Bossier City. Lost and found pets 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. Found: well-trained black, white and brown male border collie, Chelsea Drive in Shreveport's Broadmoor area, call (318) 230-6339 or Animal Control. 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.
Gibsland utility clerk fired; finances probe continues
A utility clerk hired by former Mayor Odell Key, who is serving a prison sentence for his mishandling of the town's money, has been fired as a probe continues into other questionable financial decision-making.
Commentator tells painful story of growing up in Louisiana
Charles M. Blow, 43, is a New York Times columnist and CNN commentator, a man who moves in powerful circles that help shape national opinions.