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Monday, Nov. 20, 2017
The UDC’s pleadings assert that an injunction is needed until the ultimate resolution of the land ownership is judicially resolved. To be successful, the UDC must be able to show the likelihood of irreparable harm if the monument is removed before the final court decision.
Columns/Opinions
Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
The inch-thick binder handed out to Caddo Commissioners on Halloween Eve by Caddo Administrator Dr. Woodrow Wilson had a few surprises, and mainly “good news” for taxpayers.
Business
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017

BUS TERMINAL WILL BE SOLD

  Low and behold—the City of Shreveport WILL be able to sell the downtown bus terminal, commonly known as The Tent!   With the opening of the long delayed Intermod
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Oct. 23, 2017
The recently released Louisiana Economic Outlook for 2018 and 2019 has some long-awaited, and much needed, good news for the Shreveport-Bossier Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). Loren’s highly respected report projects two years of moderate growth that should add 1,400 jobs a year over 2018-2019.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
The long-heralded Shreveport Intermodal Facility on Murphy Street across from the Shreveport City Court building will finally be opened sometime between now and yearend. This facility will become the primary SporTran hub as well as the Greyhound Bus depot.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Sept. 25, 2017
In the last seven days, on how many days did you exercise for 30 minutes or more?” This was the question asked to over 350,000 telephone interviews with adults in the United States across all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The polling was conducted from Jan.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Sept. 11, 2017
Moody’s, the bond industry's benchmark rating service, assigned a “negative outlook” due to weakness in the energy sector, the lack of economic development, and increased operational costs, including the funding of substantial pension contribution shortfalls.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Aug. 28, 2017
It’s a good question that Shreveport and Bossier residents have been asking since the Shreveport City Council voted in February of this year to approve an ordinance that would allow for ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft to operate in the city.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, July 31, 2017
The City of Shreveport has the opportunity to realize big bucks and solve major civic headaches, all in one swoop, by negotiating with SUEZ, North America (NA) to either sell or operate its Department of Water and Sewerage (DOWAS).

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