Tuesday Apr 15
Speed trap labeling bill dies in the La. House
A proposed law aimed at fixing a problem an explosives company is blamed for creating is making its way through the legislature in Baton Rouge.
Admission if free; a love offering will be received. Asbury United Methodist Church 3200 Airline Drive, Bossier City 746-5349 www.asburybossier.org "The Seven Last Words of Christ" by Theodore Dubois will be performed at 6 p.m. Sunday.
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Shot and a beer
House Bill 10 from state Rep. Henry Burns , R-Haughton, would allow off-duty officers to carry firearms inside bars and restaurants that serve booze.
The Town Talk
Louisiana House committee refuses to scrap Common Core
Here's how Louisiana House Education Committee members voted on H.B. 381 to write new standards and H.B. 558 to use an assessment tool other than PARCC.
Stroller for April 3, 2014
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Armed off-duty cops in bars, constitutional carry on the docket for Louisiana lawmakers
For the third year in a row, Louisiana lawmakers have their sights set on the Pelican's State comparatively permissive firearms laws .
Death notices for March 28, 2014
Bossier Parish Grayson, Iris, 15, of Bossier City, died Tuesday; services at 2 p.m. Sunday at Friendship Baptist Church, Benton; burial in church cemetery; arrangements through Heavenly Gates Funeral Home, Shreveport.
Speak Easy Tavern
If you a build a bar, they will come, and according to Speak Easy Tavern's co-owner Bryan Woods, they're going to be coming for a long time.
<![CDATA[birthdays Celebrating a birthday today: Ruthie Moore, of Shreveport. ... Linton Jacob, of Haughton. ... Derika Nickleberry, 17, of Shreveport. ... Jerrica Brown, of Shreveport. ... Emma Deborah Dunn, of Shreveport. ... Habakkuk Terrell, of Shreveport. ... Latrice Burns, of Dallas. ... Johnny James Allen, of Shreveport. ... Kenneth Jenkins, of Shreveport. ... LaShay Palms, of Shreveport. lost and found pets Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pickup 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.
At the Library: Reading program a huge success
For six weeks, R.V. Kerr Elementary School Principal Janet Doughty and librarian Barbara Helms hosted the event in the school library.
Making the mark
Bossier Parish schools hit the bull's-eye at the recent state archery tournament held in Alexandria, bringing home several coveted state championships.