Monday marked the 16th anniversary of a dark day in American history. On Sept. 11, 2001, colloquially known as 9/11, four airliners filled with passengers and crew slammed into two prominent buildings — the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon in Washington, D.
Five companies turned in bids on each home and three firms now have the go-ahead to begin demolition as soon as contracts are approved. Justin J. Reeves, LLC was low bidder on three homes; Lou Chandler, Inc. and Lathan Construction, LLC were awarded two each.
Zagone said the Bossier City Fire Department gives medical instructions to callers over the phone to help with a patient. He told the City Council members that on July 25, Marissa was visiting her grandparents’ house when John Webb had an emergency issue.
Fifteen recruits from six law enforcement agencies graduated from the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Training Academy in Plain Dealing Friday. The recruits from Class 017 officially became certified P.O.S.T. (Peace Officer Standards and Training) law enforcement officers and will report to their respective agencies for follow-on training and assignments.
Their performance on the ACT pushed Bossier Schools into the sixth spot among the top 10 districts statewide for overall composite score ranking. This reflects a five-place jump from the 11th place spot Bossier Parish occupied in 2015-16, marking one of the most significant gains made by a district.
“The Rivercities Triathlon brings elite athletes and novice triathletes into our area each year. We have had six-time ironman champion Dave Scott, and we always have people doing their first triathlon,” said Matt McVicar of Sportspectrum..