Boys and girls are divided into four age divisions — 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 — and have the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championships at Major League ballparks and the National Finals during the 2018 MLP All-Star Week.
The Mardi Gras in May with Miss USA® and Miss Teen USA® Parade will include all 102 contestants from the Miss USA® and Miss Teen USA® competitions as well as local dignitaries, Miss USA Kára McCullough, Miss Teen USA Sophia Dominguez- Heithoff, local Mardi Gras krewes, a marching band and more.
Moments like that make it worth serving around the world ready at all times to defend America’s interests. With more than 50 percent of the world's shipping tonnage and a third of the world's crude oil passing through the region, the United States has historic and enduring interests in this part of the world.
The festival will feature family-friendly fun such as arts and crafts, food vendors, children’s activities, competitions, gun and archery shootout, live entertainment, and fishing tournament. New this year is a petting zoo featuring kangaroos, porcupines, ponies and more.
"Our goal is to ensure that every customer purchasing a piece of power equipment from our store walks out with a stronger knowledge of how to use it," said Jason Malone, manager of the Shreveport Tractor Supply store.
Joey Gouthiere, 12, of Shreveport, La., a seventh-grader at Youree Drive Middle School, is on a mission to take care of the planet through “Geaux Green,” an environmental campaign that encompasses gardening, recycling, conservation and community beautification.
Lt. Josh Cathcart was promoted after 15 years of service in the sheriff’s office. Cathcart started his law enforcement career in corrections, where he worked for one year. From there he served as a patrol deputy, worked with the narcotics task force and the FBI task force until he was promoted to sergeant for the motorcycle division.
The community is encouraged to register their cars, trucks and motorcycles for this event. Discount pre-registration is available through Eventbrite for $25 per vehicle, $20 for each additional vehicle through April 24 th . Registration will then increase to $30 for the initial vehicle through event day.