Chesapeake Energy Announces Nearly $14 Million in Tax Payments
SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA, DECEMBER 27, 2012 – Chesapeake Energy Corporation today announced the company will be making a total of nearly $14 million in property tax payments to parishes benefiting from natural gas and oil development.
SPAR and Academy Sports Host 2nd Annual Slam Dunk Contest
Shreveport Public Assembly & Recreation (SPAR) will host its 2nd Annual Slam Dunk Contest, presented by Academy Sports & Outdoors, in conjunction with the 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Basketball Tournament on Friday, February 22, 2013.
Centenary Choir Embarks on First Tour of the New Year
The Centenary Choir, “America’s Singing Ambassadors,” will tour United Methodist congregations in early January. This weekend tour is just one of many for the Choir, which will end its season inItalythis year. The current leg will take them fromArkansastoTennesseetoMississippi: Jan ... Read More ...
Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners Award $10,000 in Community Grants to American Rose Society & More
The Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners (NWLAMG) have announced this year’s recipients of $10,000 in community grants.
Where to Find Christmas Trees for Sale in Shreveport-Bossier
It's never too early to get into the holiday spirit. Thankfully, there are several places around Shreveport and Bossier where you can find the perfect Christmas tree. Here's a list of local shops selling Christmas trees.
Captain Shreve High School Announces HOBY Leadership Ambassadors
The 2012-2013 Hugh O'Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Ambassadors from Captain Shreve High Schoolare Sophomores Mary Catherine Fertitta and Stephanie Durr. The students will travel to Port Allen,Louisiana, in June to participate in a leadership seminar where they will be introduced to distinguished leaders from various sectors such as business, technology, education, government, arts, and science...
Willis-Knighton Releases Shots for Tots Vaccination Schedule
Willis-Knighton is offering free immunizations for children. Parents must bring their children's immunization records. The vaccinations, provided by Vaccine for Children, will be available at the following locations.
LSU Health Shreveport Confirms Flu Virus Infection
With the onset of colder weather, the expected arrival of the influenza virus has been confirmed by LSU Health Shreveport's Diagnostic Virology Laboratory.
Author William Joyce to Sign Books at Shreveport’s Toy Fair
Shreveport native and Academy Award winner William Joyce is coming back to town for a book signing at Toy Fair in Pierremont Mall this Sunday, December 2 from 3 p.m. to 5.
Captain Shreve Junior Takes First at Regional Conference
Shelby Paine, a junior at Captain Shreve High School, won first place in the Oratory Contest at the Southern Association of Student Councils (SASC) Conference in Orlando, FL.