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Community
Monday, Jan. 15, 2018
The parades have become a staple for the holiday, drawing at least 400,000 visitors to the Shreveport-Bossier area. This has had a significant positive impact on the local economy, according to Chris Jay, social media and public relations manager for the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
Cover Story
Friday, Jan. 5, 2018
Wearing a bright green cape, mask and “listening ears,” the Animal Hero goes from school to school teaching students the responsibilities of pet ownership. She gives presentations to kids all over the United States at churches, schools and even online.
Business
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
Each year 40 young professionals under the age of 40 are honored by the Northwest Louisiana Young Professionals Initiative (YPI) for their accomplishments and professional achievements as outstanding members of the Shreveport-Bossier community. This year the 11th annual 40 under 40 Gala took place on Saturday, Dec.
Arts & Entertainment
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
Artist Vanicka Terhune diligently works on an abstract painting in her studio. The piece isn’t quite turning out the way she wants it to, so she decides to splash paint in two different areas on the canvas. Suddenly, she sees a face emerge from her painting.
Cover Story
Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
Jolly old St. Nick has been spending time in Shreveport- Bossier and has even been spotted shopping! Your best shot for your holiday magic? Book a visit and photo with him at Retro 521 Coffee, Cafe and Venue in Bossier at the newly completed East Bank District.
Business
Monday, Nov. 20, 2017
To say that it’s been a rough year for the Caddo Parish Animal Shelter (CPAS) would be putting it mildly. The shelter has received a number of complaints from animal rights advocates and members of the community looking for changes to be made.
Home
Monday, Sept. 25, 2017
With technology rapidly changing every day, so are trends in home improvement. You might not expect to see these technological advances in the shades and shutters business, but then you’d be surprised. For Robert Reneau, owner of Quality Shades & Shutters, adapting to these changes has been easy with the help of his son.
Arts & Entertainment
Monday, Aug. 14, 2017
The Feist-Weiller Cancer Center Life Savers will roar into their 20th year with a fund-raising gala held on Sept. 16 at Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino beginning at 7 p.m. A Roaring ’20s theme will take guests on a blast from the past with a speakeasy, vintage car on display and a variety of silent auction items that can’t be found anywhere else.
Business
Monday, July 31, 2017
For eight years, Marshall Graham worked as a licensed residential loan officer at Aulds, Horne and White Investment. Each morning he woke up, got in the car and drove to work. But when the daily grind became tiresome, a desire grew in Marshall to break from the 8-to-5 mold.
Business
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
“One of the reasons we use pseudonyms is because I worry that if we write about local government and people know who the writer is, they may want to know what their political position is,” La Cray said. “So long as we have control to remain anonymous, I’d like to keep it like that.

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