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  1. AT 6: Coroner identifies 1 of 2 bodies found in Red RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Authorities say 40-year-old Ramseize Williams, of Shreveport, was found in the river under the Interstate 20 bridge just after 1 p.m. Saturday. That discovery was made in the river near Marie and Charles Hamel Memorial Park near the southern end of Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway.

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  2. AT 4: Man slain; manhunt underway; no school buses running in Jefferson, TXRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    AT 4: Man slain; manhunt underway; no school buses running in Je - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports Authorities are searching for whomever fatally shot a man Wednesday afternoon at a residence in Jefferson, Texas. Authorities are searching for whomever fatally shot a man Wednesday afternoon at a residence in Jefferson, Texas.

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  3. Dickey's Barbecue Pit Opens Newest Shreveport LocationRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource

    Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens their newest Shreveport location this Thursday with a weekend filled with specials on Dickey's delicious, slow-smoked barbecue. On Thursday, February 23, the new location will offer a free Big Yellow Cup with an in-store purchase of $5 or more.

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  4. A "Hand Up" Through HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | StrongTowns

    This week at Strong Towns, we've been following the story of a proposed highway project that would cut directly through the Allendale neighborhood of Shreveport, LA. Allendale is a strong community that has seen growth and revitalization over the last several years after some troubling decades.

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  5. News roundup: Celtic Studios director mulling run for Brown's...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... batch on floats as early as next Carnival season. Read the full story. Along for the ride: Unlike neighboring Shreveport, Bossier City has no plans to draft an ordinance regulating ride hailing companies like Uber and Lyft, The Shreveport Times ...

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  6. History and Momentum in the Allendale NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | StrongTowns

    The Allendale neighborhood of Shreveport, LA has a rich history of both good times and hardship. Neighborhood residents recall fond memories of a thriving, economically active Allendale during the 60s and 70s.

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  7. Fast food restaurant robbed at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The man was described as wearing blue jeans, a blue hoodie, blue Air Force One sneakers and a rag over his face. Anyone with any information on this robbery is asked to contact Shreveport police or Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

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  8. Woman robbed at gunpoint at Shreveport motelRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The woman told police a man wearing all black walked up to her asking for a cigarette. That's when another man in a black hoodie and with blue bandana over his face allegedly approached her with a gun and demanded her belongs.

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  9. Woman walking home robbed of $10 at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... ut of the backseat with a gun and demanded money. Anyone with any information on this robbery is asked to contact Shreveport police or Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.

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  10. Armed man robs Shreveport pizza restaurantRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A 3-year-old child was found alive and uninjured in the home and was transported to the hospital as a precaution. 65-year-old Edna Durr, 27-year-old Kiearra Durr, 42-year-old Tomecca L. Pickett and 5-year-old Owen Pickett were found dead inside a home on Butts Road in Toomsuba.

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  11. The Economics of the I-49 Connector, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | StrongTowns

    ... in Part 1 of this series , one of the principle justifications for building the I-49 Inner City Connector in Shreveport, LA is to bypass a congested portion of I-49. This will improve travel time, especially for truck traffic, and that is a ...

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  12. The Allendale Garden of Hope and LoveRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | StrongTowns

    This week we're focused on a proposed highway project that would run through inner-city Shreveport, LA . As part of that, we're sharing the stories of the Allendale neighborhood, a community that would be directly harmed by this expensive and unnecessary interstate connector.

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  13. Warm, wet weather has fire ants swarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Good places to check for fire ant mounds are next to trees, sidewalks and driveways because they help keep the ants warm. Professor Beverly Burden, an entomologist at LSU-Shreveport, said she has seen more fire ant mounds this year than ever before.

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  14. Former Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office staffer who cooperated with FBI ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal smiles as he leaves the US District Court in Shreveport, La after he was found not guilty on all of the four counts he was being charged on. Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal smiles as he leaves the US District Court in Shreveport, La after he was found not guilty on all of the four counts he was being charged on.

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  15. Search continues for purple suitcase believed to contain remains of Boulder's Ashley MeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Colorado Daily

    Police continue to search for the rest of the Ashley Mead's remains, believed to be in a purple suitcase somewhere between Louisiana and Oklahoma. Investigators around are the country are still searching for additional remains of Ashley Mead, the 25-year-old woman who police believe was killed in Boulder and dismembered outside Shreveport, La.

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  16. How the I-49 Project Would Impact Housing in AllendaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | StrongTowns

    John Press lives in the Allendale neighborhood of Shreveport, LA and recently retired from the Fuller Center for Housing , a nonprofit that has helped to build homes in Allendale and revitalize the area. He joined the #AllendaleStrong group to fight back against a proposed highway that would run through their community .

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  17. Railroad Makers and Music Festival celebrates regional arts, musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The Seratones, of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Louisiana Soul Revival featuring Doug Duffey, of Monroe, Louisiana, will headline the inaugural Railroad Makers and Music Festival on April 8 in Ruston's historic downtown district. The festival will also feature the bands Big Head, of Monroe; Montague, of New Orleans; Supernaturals; of Monroe; GoofyBoots, of Greenville, Mississippi; and more than 100 regional makers as well as several food trucks, said Joshua Mitchell, Railroad Fest's founder.

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  18. LifestyleRead the original story

    Tuesday | Natchitoches Times

    ... Day. My two sons, Darrell and Chip, lived with me here in Natchitoches. My youngest son, Chip, moved to Shreveport to attend Draughn Business College in November 1990. Before he left, he wrote a letter to American Iron Magazine, complimenting them ...

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  19. Deputies: Man steals liquor from store 2 days in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Caddo Parish deputies are asking for help finding the man responsible for stealing from a store 2 days in a row. The thefts happened on February 6 and 7 at the Super S store at the corner of Pinehill and Roy roads in Shreveport.

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  20. Slain woman's friends set date, time for memorial in ShreveportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Body parts of the 25-year-old woman were found in a suitcase in a Dumpster in Oklahoma last week. Mead's boyfriend, 32-year-old Haughton native Adam Densmore, is charged with first-degree murder.

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