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Shreveport mayoral candidates qualify Candidates for Caddo Parish elections began qualifying for their races this morning.
Stroller for Aug. 7, 2014
<![CDATA[Birthdays Celebrating a birthday today: Carol Downs, of Shreveport. ... Karen Logan, of Gilliam. ... Mark Stinson, of Boise, Idaho, formerly of Shreveport. ... Katie Barr, of Vivian. ... Paula LaCour, of New Roads. ... Exie Miles, of Shreveport. 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. Lost: large, male dog, shaved, bearded, friendly, Broadmoor area of Shreveport, call (318) 344-1478. ... five-pound, adult female Yorkie, answers to "GiGi," blonde, silky coat, medication needed, Indian Hills subdivision in the Shreveport-Blanchard area, call (318) 470-8933 or (318) 470-8932. ... male Jack Russell, white and tan, not neutered, Dawson Road-Jefferson Paige-Jolly Napier area, call (318) 671-0321. ... 2-year-old dog, solid black with white under armpits and stomach, white flea collar and rabies tag, Espanita Forrest, off Bodcau Station Road at Hacienda Circle in Haughton, call (318) 949-0141. Found: very large, male dog, solid black, hairy, 500 block of Ratcliff Street in Shreveport, call (318) 865-0135. ... small, black, male dog, Claiborne Avenue in Shreveport, call (318) 425-2024. 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.
Revving up the raceway
There's no hotel in Gilliam, nor a gas station or grocery store. About all the north Caddo town has is a restaurant, a cotton gin, some agriculture-related businesses and, now, a drag strip earning national interest.