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Community
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019
By not completing the construction of I-49 via Route 1 of the Inner City Connector (ICC) local businesses, the transportation industry, the traveling public and especially Northwest Louisiana residents are losing more than $2 million a day.
Business
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
Humble beginnings birth big things. Apple started in Steve Jobs’s garage. Chick-fil-A launched from an Atlanta restaurant called the Dwarf House. Now, creative entrepreneurs in northwest Louisiana have a new 8-feet-by-15-feet launching pad inside Cohab in downtown Shreveport.
Men's & Women's Health
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The health system’s first stroke unit opened at WK Pierremont Health Center in 2016 and in 2017 it received the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The certification indicates it is a facility that gives highly reliable care for stroke patients.
Men's & Women's Health
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The term “arthritis” literally means inflammation of a joint, but it is generally used to describe any condition in which there is damage to the cartilage. Inflammation is the body’s natural response to injury. The warning signs that inflammation presents are redness, swelling, heat and pain.
Men's & Women's Health
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
Hypnosis is safe, powerful and effective. Hypnosis is very misunderstood due to the movies and television, but actually it is only a condition of deep relaxation. I call it “Relaxation on Purpose for a Purpose” because it is always directed toward a goal.
Men's & Women's Health
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The clock struck midnight, and the New Year is already underway. You set some new goals such as lose weight, save money and possibly a goal that sounds something like “I want to become a better me.” Weeks later you find your old habits have slowly crept their way back in.
Events
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The Shreveport Little Theatre’s annual gala will bring fashion and theatrical costuming to the runway at the Margaritaville Resort Paradise Theatre on Saturday, April 13, from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. Anticipated to be a sold-out, fun-filled affair, 300 fashionistas will enjoy a brunch buffet, mimosas, bloody marys, and silent and live auctions.
Events
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
The Shreveport Little Theatre’s annual gala will bring fashion and theatrical costuming to the runway at the Margaritaville Resort Paradise Theatre on Saturday, April 13, from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. Anticipated to be a sold-out, fun-filled affair, 300 fashionistas will enjoy a brunch buffet, mimosas, bloody marys, and silent and live auctions.
Business
Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019
In October, BRF transitioned University Health System to its new owners. For the five years leading up to this transition, saving the North Louisiana safety net hospitals and putting them on even footing was a primary goal for BRF leadership and many of our employees.
Family
Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019
Did you know that the average healthy 2-year-old has never visited a pediatric dentist? In fact, only 25 percent of children have seen a dentist by the age of 5. Since tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease in the nation, children must see a pediatric dentist from an early age to help them avoid dental decay.

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