12/24/64, was arrested by Cpl. Anderson for open container and DWI. The officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle on LA. Hwy. 3 at the Fina. Upon contact the officer detected a strong odor of alcohol on the suspects breath. The suspect performed poorly on the SFST and refused to submit to the chemical test for intoxication.
1/30/71 was arrested by Officer D. Fowler for second degree battery. The suspect engaged in a fistic encounter with his brother. The incident resulted in the victim being transported due to severe injuries and damage to his eye socket and face..
Now I’ll admit that most of us do not regularly run down to our local supermarket to check on whether a fresh shipment of horsemeat has arrived. But I’m not all that enamored by eating nutria, a large rat, that is regularly publicized as a tasty dish by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
As the largest recipient of taxpayer dollars in Caddo Parish, the CPSB is indeed an important position. The school board generally receives less publicity than the Shreveport City Council or the Caddo Commission. And similarly, the “political importance” assigned to service as a school board member is the least appreciated.