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Bossier News
July 06 12:00 AM
Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington oversees the youth program that teaches leadership skills, physical training, teamwork, discipline and confidence-building skills. The program also instills the Marine Corps values of honor, courage, and commitment, and promotes a healthy drug-free lifestyle.
Bossier News
July 06 12:00 AM
“The Pea Farm provides an opportunity for non-violent offenders to be productive and help provide for the food they and other inmates will eat,” said Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington. “It teaches some a trade, gives them a work ethic, and helps them take pride in what they do.
Bossier News
June 29 12:00 AM
BEEF is a perpetual endowment for Bossier schools created in 1985 by then- State Sen. Foster Campbell. Former Gov. Edwin Edwards set aside the first halfmillion dollars in tax revenue from Louisiana Downs to fund BEEF. Sen. Campbell later amended the legislation that added state tax revenue collected from Bossier City casinos.
Top Stories
June 22 12:00 AM
She said Northwood had a fishing team a few years ago, but didn’t have enough students interested. “Well, last year, my son (said), ‘I’m not going to Northwood if they don’t have a fishing team,’” she said. Her son and Coach Charlie Nichols “got it together and kind of ran with it.
Top Stories
June 22 12:00 AM
Presently, this initiative is entirely her doing. She said she has not yet reached out for other sponsors. “Eventually, we may look at doing that, but my biggest goal right now is for the focus to be on the kids and teaching them kindness and respect for their environment.
Caddo News
June 18 12:00 AM
Taking passengers onto local waterways is nothing new to Shaver. He had a similar venture in Indianapolis and in Denver, where he enjoyed great success with a 92 percent satisfaction rate on social media. And he also worked locally at Smith’s Cross Lake Inn in the 1990s.

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