Twenty-six deputies from the Sheriff’s Operations and Corrections divisions participated in the training, which prepares law enforcement officers from different agencies to provide a rapid, unified response to emergency situations.
More than 1,000 homeless individuals can be found on the streets of Shreveport at any given time. Each month, employees, along with the franchise owner’s family, distribute more than 100 pizzas to give back to the community and help fight hunger among the needy.
On Wednesday, Gov. John Bel Edwards highlighted GLOVIS America’s announcement of a new inland distribution center for imported vehicles to be located at the former General Motors plant in Shreveport. At the distribution center, employees will outfit imported vehicles with equipment and exterior upgrades, as requested by local dealers.
The Caddo Parish School Board is responsible for protecting the children that attend public schools; however, earlier this month, the school board decided to allow a Riverside Elementary physical education teacher to return to work, despite...
If you’re not a night owl who doesn’t want to wait until midnight, there’s New Year’s at Noon at Sci- Port: Louisiana’s Science Center. Sci-Port’s annual celebration includes new year’s activities, a science of fireworks demonstration and a balloon drop in the JP Morgan Chase grand lobby.
“We had an anonymous local benefactor who, in the Christmas spirit, wanted to see kids who would not be able to have bicycles get some bicycles,” said Caddo Parish District Attorney James E. Stewart Sr. He got in touch with Volunteers for Youth Justice and Caddo Parish Schools and then approached Walmart.
Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator hosted a Reserve Deputy Appreciation event Saturday at the sheriff’s regional Training Academy to thank the deputies for their service to the community. The event included a Tactical Shooting Competition.
“I’m humbled to have been able to serve as part of the finest strike-fighter squadron in the fleet,” Mariner said. “It is the sailors of VFA-105 that make the command great and will continue to make it great well into the future. Quiet professionalism is their hallmark.
the facility is a 15-acre space where Calumet manufactures, blends and packages specialty lubricants, fuels and solvents. It operates one of the few very highly automated, explosion-proof fillers in use today and has a capacity of 3.7 million gallons..