Friday Nov 29
Organizers hope Christmas will help Jonesboro heal
Jackson Parish Chamber of Commerce Director Wilda Smith said Christmas has always been a special time for Jonesboro.
Small North Louisiana towns having big problems
BATON ROUGE - The Town of Jonesboro, one of three small North Louisiana towns in financial trouble, is showing signs of recovery, Legislative Fiscal Officer Daryl Purpera says, but Gibsland and Richwood have a long way to go.
<![CDATA[Celebrating a birthday today: Phenesha Scott, of Shreveport. ... Janette M. Neilson, 13, daughter of Harrington and Shirley Neilson, of Grambling. ... Crysette Howard, of Bossier City. ... Eleanor Rhodes, 45, of Jonesboro. ... Larry 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 email@example.com Label: Attention Stroller.
Jonesboro woman dies from wreck injuries
A Jonesboro woman who suffered severe injuries in a wreck Nov. 11 has died of her injuries.
Jonesboro woman seriously injured in wreck near Ruston
A Jonesboro woman was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash Monday on Interstate 20 about seven miles west of Ruston.