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Louisiana committee approves bill to create single tax collector

By David Jacobs | The Center Square (The Center Square) – A Louisiana House committee advanced a possible constitutional amendment Tuesday to create a single...

Parkway Student Selected National NHS Semi-finalist

Bossier City, Louisiana – The National Honor Society (NHS) announced that Karleigh Landry, a senior at Parkway High School and member of NHS, has...

Johnson & Johnson Vaccinations Halt Across Country After Clotting Cases Emerge

Injections of Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose coronavirus vaccine came to a halt on Tuesday after federal health agencies called for a pause in the vaccine’s...

Woman charged with ID theft

A Bossier City woman was arrested for stealing the identities of two people and using the information to open accounts and make purchases, said...

VACCINE from LSU MSNS

By Matthew BennettLSU Manship News Service Constant phone calls and entering names onto growing lists, deleting old names and re-arranging others after cancellations and no-shows,...

Louisiana Joint Transportation Committee approves DOTD priority programs

Baton Rouge, LA – The Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that the Joint Transportation, Highways and Public Works Committee has approved...

UPDATE – LANE/SHOULDER CLOSURES: I-20/I-220 Interchange, Bossier Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development reminds motorists that daily and nightly intermittent lane and/or shoulder closures on I-20 eastbound and westbound at...

SWEPCO Earns 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Awards

SHREVEPORT, La. (April 13, 2021) – Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) has earned two 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Awards from the...

Cassidy, Cornyn, Colleagues Ask Biden to Support Initiatives to Increase U.S. Semiconductor Production

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) joined Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and a bipartisan group of colleagues in urging President Biden to...

REMINDER: Linton Road bridge replacement project in Bossier Parish to begin in April

BOSSIER CITY - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development reminds motorists that the project to remove and replace the Linton Road bridge over...