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KPLC Lake Charles
Shreveport, Caddo Parish leaders talk future of planning commissionA meeting between the Shreveport City Council, the Caddo Parish Commissioners a
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted an hour ago
A meeting between the Shreveport City Council, the Caddo Parish Commissioners and the Shreveport-Caddo Parish Metropolitan Planning Commission is set to discuss the city's future as part of the commission on Friday. The joint meeting between all... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
I-49 extension one step closer to reality in AllendaleOne of the final major hurdles that needed to be crossed to build an I-49 exten
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 hours ago
One of the final major hurdles that needed to be crossed to build an I-49 extension through the Allendale neighborhood in Shreveport, was done on Friday morning. During the Northwest Louisiana Council of Government's transportation policy committee,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
49 extension one step closer to reality in AllendaleOne of the final major hurdles that needed to be crossed to build an I-49 exten
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 hours ago
One of the final major hurdles that needed to be crossed to build an I-49 extension through the Allendale neighborhood in Shreveport, was done on Friday morning. During the Northwest Louisiana Council of Government's transportation policy committee,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Crash knocks over power line, shuts down Shreveport streetCrews are working to clear the scene of a rollover crash that knocked down a po
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
Crews are working to clear the scene of a rollover crash that knocked down a power line and shut down a Shreveport street. The crash happened just before 11:30 a.m. in the 6200 block of Hearne Avenue. Crews on scene say the crash only involved one... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SPD ask for help finding man missing since early JulyShreveport police are asking for help finding a man that has not been seen by h
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 hours ago
Shreveport police are asking for help finding a man that has not been seen by his family since early July. Police say 30-year-old Rodney Roberson was reported missing by his sister Erma. He was last seen by family members on July 6. Roberson, of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin All-Star superfan and son overcome odds to attend LLWSstuff like this to do." Slaton teaches the same thing to his son. While Mack
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 hours ago
stuff like this to do." Slaton teaches the same thing to his son. While Mack was born premature, doctors in NICU in Shreveport took care of him and Mack did not suffer from any complications. Six weeks after his birth, his parents took him... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SFD: Smoke alarm saves family from fireThe Shreveport Fire Department is giving credit to a smoke alarm for saving a f
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 hours ago
The Shreveport Fire Department is giving credit to a smoke alarm for saving a family of four Thursday night. Fire crews got to the home in the 1500 block of Norma Avenue just before 6 p.m. When crews arrived they reported smoke and flames could be... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man wanted in connection to shots fired incidentShreveport police are looking for a man they believe is connected to a shots fi
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 hours ago
Shreveport police are looking for a man they believe is connected to a shots fired incident in the Queensborough neighborhood on Sunday morning. Police believe 21-year-old Laderrick Samuels was in a car just before 11:30 a.m. near the intersection... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Police ID victim in east Shreveport shootingShreveport police are looking for 2 men they believe shot another man late Wedn
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 hours ago
Shreveport police are looking for 2 men they believe shot another man late Wednesday afternoon. Police say 23-year-old Trevaughn Grant was shot in the lower leg while riding his bike in the 2600 block of Roosevelt Avenue. Grant was taken to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Shreveport man convicted of child rapeSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Louisiana man has been convicted for aggravated rape o
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 hours ago
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Louisiana man has been convicted for aggravated rape of a child under the age of 13. The Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office says 55-year-old Edward Keith Johnson faces a mandatory life sentence in prison, without the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shreveport man convicted of child rapeSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man has been convicted for aggravated rape o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man has been convicted for aggravated rape of a child under the age of 13. The Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office says 55-year-old Edward Keith Johnson faces a mandatory life sentence in prison, without the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Gunman steals car as motorist is airing up the tiresSomeone stole a car as the motorist was airing up its tires at a Shreveport gas
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 hours ago
Someone stole a car as the motorist was airing up its tires at a Shreveport gas station/convenience store. Now police are sharing a surveillance camera image in hopes someone can help them identify the man they think took the vehicle. The gray 2009... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Six vehicle wreck on I-20 injures 1Shreveport police say a 1-year-old child and another person are recovering afte
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Shreveport police say a 1-year-old child and another person are recovering after a 6 vehicle crash on I-20 westbound. According to Louisiana DOTD officials, all lanes are back open on I-20 westbound at Greenwood Road. All lanes are open on I-20... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Pioneering educator Nelson exits retirement to become JSU’s interim provostone-time community college chancellor, has assumed the role of interim provost
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
one-time community college chancellor, has assumed the role of interim provost at Jackson State University. The native of Shreveport, La., had retired in 2011, but was asked to return by new JSU President William B. Bynum Jr. In 2000, Nelson,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
In the South, Confederate monuments often protected, hard to remove thanks to state lawsthe state, the issue appears to be less volatile. Monuments remained in place i
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the state, the issue appears to be less volatile. Monuments remained in place in other Louisiana towns, like Lafayette and Shreveport, despite local efforts to remove them. Things are quiet in Madison Parish, too. "I haven’t heard a word,” Madison... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SPD chief to give updates on crime initiativesShreveport Police Chief Alan Crump is expected to give an update on the efforts
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Shreveport Police Chief Alan Crump is expected to give an update on the efforts to reduce crime previously announced in June. The chief's goals, according to a 2017 Crime Fighting Strategies document, are to reduce criminal activities in all areas... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
TOPS is likely to change; how might it affect you?a good point," Walsworth said. Other task force members include: Rep. Ted Jame
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
a good point," Walsworth said. Other task force members include: Rep. Ted James, D-Baton Rouge; Rep. Thomas Carmody, R-Shreveport; Sen. Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans; Sen. Ed Price, D-Gonzales; and Sen. Bodi White, R-Baton Rouge. Other task... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wreck causes congestion on I-49 northbound in ShreveportFirst responders are on the scene of a wreck on Interstate 49 in Shreveport on
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
First responders are on the scene of a wreck on Interstate 49 in Shreveport on Thursday morning. Officials got the call just before 8 a.m. to the scene of the crash between the 70th Street and Inner Loop (LA 3132) exits, according to Shreveport fire... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
2 in police custody following Buncombe Road shooting incidentwith a shooting in which multiple vehicles were struck by gunfire. Claude Cape
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
with a shooting in which multiple vehicles were struck by gunfire. Claude Capers, of the 6700 block of Buncombe Road in Shreveport, on one count each of illegal use of a weapon and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm turned... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SPD investigating armed robbery at dollar storeShreveport police are searching for the man who robbed a business on Wednesday
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Shreveport police are searching for the man who robbed a business on Wednesday night. Officers got the call just before 9 p.m. to the Dollar General in the 2500 block of Martin Luther Kng Jr. Drive. Witnesses told police a man entered the store and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Residents gear up for HomeGoods grand opening11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Special Grand Opening Day hours will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Special Grand Opening Day hours will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. "I'm excited about HomeGoods coming to Shreveport and opening on Sunday. We've been waiting on HomeGoods ever since we found out that it was coming to the area,"... Read more
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FOX News
Van Halen's ex-manager tells all in new memoirEddie to actress Valerie Bertinelli, the star of the hit sitcom “One Day at a T
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Eddie to actress Valerie Bertinelli, the star of the hit sitcom “One Day at a Time,” backstage in her hometown of Shreveport, Louisiana. It was instant attraction for the pair. “I wasn’t surprised,” said Monk. “They got along very well... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Police arrest one shooting suspect; another is on the runPolice are looking for a Shreveport man in connection with a shooting in which
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Police are looking for a Shreveport man in connection with a shooting in which multiple vehicles were struck by gunfire. It happened July 31 in the 6700 block of Buncombe Road. Authorities say they have warrants to arrest 20-year-old Claude Capers,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Police arrest one shooting suspect; another is on the runPolice are looking for a Shreveport man in connection with a shooting in which
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Police are looking for a Shreveport man in connection with a shooting in which multiple vehicles were struck by gunfire. It happened July 31 in the 6700 block of Buncombe Road. Authorities say they have warrants to arrest 20-year-old Claude Capers,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man faces life in prison after killing 1, wounding 2 othersA Bossier City man faces life in prison for killing a woman and wounding two ot
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
A Bossier City man faces life in prison for killing a woman and wounding two others in Shreveport. Sherman Elbert Fredieu Jr., 31, was convicted of second-degree murder and two counts of attempted second-degree murder in April. Fredieu Jr. was... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
EXCLUSIVE: Daysean's mother remembers her lost son'Momma, don't cry. It's going to be all right'." Daysean was a happy 7-year-ol
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
'Momma, don't cry. It's going to be all right'." Daysean was a happy 7-year-old who also loved drawing and Spider-Man, the Shreveport woman says. But she also really wants to talk about the day authorities told her they had found her son. And... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man shot on Roosevelt Ave.Shreveport police are investigating a shooting in which one person was wounded
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Shreveport police are investigating a shooting in which one person was wounded Wednesday afternoon. It happened on Roosevelt Avenue between Sykes and Lomax streets, Caddo 911 dispatch records show. A man was shot in the lower part of one of his... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Third show announced for comedian Kevin Hart in ShreveportOfficials with Shreveport Municipal Auditorium have announced a third show for
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
Officials with Shreveport Municipal Auditorium have announced a third show for comedian Kevin Hart. The show will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21. and will begin at 10 p.m. at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave. Tickets will be... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Suspect indicted in slaying of elderly manone gunshot wound to his chest. He later died. Authorities said Jackson fled t
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
one gunshot wound to his chest. He later died. Authorities said Jackson fled the scene of the shooting in a gold or tan Chevrolet Suburban SUV. Authorities took him into custody after a traffic stop Southern Avenue at East 70th Street in Shrevepo... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Planet Aqua Group takes over management of Sci-PortThat announcement was made during a news conference Wednesday afternoon at Shre
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
That announcement was made during a news conference Wednesday afternoon at Shreveport riverfront venue. As a result, the learning museum will be closed from Labor Day until Dec. 31. The IMAX movie venue will remain open during the transition. It... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Planet Aqua Group takes over Sci-PortThat announcement was made during a news conference Wednesday afternoon at Shre
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
That announcement was made during a news conference Wednesday afternoon at Shreveport riverfront venue. As a result, the learning museum will be closed from Labor Day until Dec. 31. The IMAX movie venue will remain open during the transition. It... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
40 years since Elvis passed away, his impact still felt in ShreveportMembers of the Shreveport community reflect on the impact Elvis Presley had on
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the Shreveport community reflect on the impact Elvis Presley had on the area on Wednesday the 40 year anniversary of his death. Chris Jay with the Shreveport-Bossier Tourism Bureau says the hardwood floor on the stage is the same floor... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Third show announced for comedian Kevin Hart in ShreveportOfficials with Shreveport Municipal Auditorium have announced a third show for
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Officials with Shreveport Municipal Auditorium have announced a third show for comedian Kevin Hart. The show will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21. and will begin at 10 p.m. at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium, 705 Elvis Presley Ave. Tickets will be... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Suspect indicted in slaying of elderly manone gunshot wound to his chest. He later died. Authorities said Jackson fled t
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
one gunshot wound to his chest. He later died. Authorities said Jackson fled the scene of the shooting in a gold or tan Chevrolet Suburban SUV. Authorities took him into custody after a traffic stop Southern Avenue at East 70th Street in Shrevepo... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Power restored to more than 5,000 in Shreveport following SWEPCO outagePower has been restored to around 5,400 people in Shreveport Wednesday morning
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Power has been restored to around 5,400 people in Shreveport Wednesday morning after a power outage. An SWEPCO representative says that 2 circuits went out at the Hearts Island substation in southeast Shreveport. Crews worked to figure out what... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana installing barriers to help prevent fatal crashesSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - To help prevent fatal crashes more than 600 miles (970 k
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - To help prevent fatal crashes more than 600 miles (970 kilometers) of cable barriers will be installed in highway medians across Louisiana through state and federal funding totaling more than $100 million. KTBS-TV reports... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Louisiana installing barriers to help prevent fatal crashesSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — To help prevent fatal crashes more than 600 miles (970 k
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — To help prevent fatal crashes more than 600 miles (970 kilometers) of cable barriers will be installed in highway medians across Louisiana through state and federal funding totaling more than $100 million. KTBS-TV reports... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana man arrested for shooting estranged wifearrested Monday on charges of aggravated second-degree battery, obstruction of
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
arrested Monday on charges of aggravated second-degree battery, obstruction of justice and possession of marijuana. The Shreveport Times reports detectives also arrested his neighbor, 27-year-old Brandy Mendoza, for obstruction of justice for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Louisiana man arrested for shooting estranged wifearrested Monday on charges of aggravated second-degree battery, obstruction of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
arrested Monday on charges of aggravated second-degree battery, obstruction of justice and possession of marijuana. The Shreveport Times reports detectives also arrested his neighbor, 27-year-old Brandy Mendoza, for obstruction of justice for... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Siblings meet for first time — as senior citizensVALPARAISO, Fla. | Shelly Foster’s heart raced as she knocked twice on a hotel
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
VALPARAISO, Fla. | Shelly Foster’s heart raced as she knocked twice on a hotel door in Shreveport, Louisiana. If the door opened, it would mean Foster had completed the last task written on her life-long bucket list. A task that read: “Meet someone... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Hey, Willie! Smells like sour grapes from Harvickhe attempted the “just kiddin’ ” follow-up. Yeah, right. This came during the k
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
he attempted the “just kiddin’ ” follow-up. Yeah, right. This came during the kickoff luncheon for the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, and I know what you’re thinking. Independence Bowl? Kickoff lunch? In August? The game isn’t until late... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Police seek suspected shoplifter caught on cameraShreveport police are asking for the public's help to identify a suspected shop
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
Shreveport police are asking for the public's help to identify a suspected shoplifter that struck a west Shreveport business back in June. On June 12 at 4:45 pm, the police were called to the Family Dollar store at 4923 Monkhouse Drive for a report... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Miracle Monday: Donations through sorority help member's sondonations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Some of those donations wer
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
donations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Some of those donations were collected during events organized by LSU-Shreveport’s Phi Mu sorority. "Children’s Miracle Network has been really close to a lot of us just through the network and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Governor, others discuss Mississippi River's importance to NWLALouisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards spent Monday morning in Shreveport addressing B
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards spent Monday morning in Shreveport addressing Bossier and Caddo community leaders about the importance of access to the Mississippi River. They discussed the need for deeper channels along Red River to allow... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Funeral set for longtime CPSO chaplain Durell Tubervillechaplain who died Sunday after a lengthy battle with cancer. The funeral for 5
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
chaplain who died Sunday after a lengthy battle with cancer. The funeral for 58-year-old Durell Tuberville is set for Shreveport Community Church beginning at 10 a.m. The rites will be preceded by visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Miracle Monday: Donations through sorority help member's sondonations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Some of those donations wer
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
donations to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Some of those donations were collected during events organized by LSU-Shreveport’s Phi Mu sorority. "Children’s Miracle Network has been really close to a lot of us just through the network and... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Governor, others discuss Mississippi River's importance to NWLALouisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards spent Monday morning in Shreveport addressing B
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards spent Monday morning in Shreveport addressing Bossier and Caddo community leaders about the importance of access to the Mississippi River. They discussed the need for deeper channels along Red River to allow... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman suspected of taking, using boutique worker's cardShreveport police are sharing surveillance images in an attempt to identify a w
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
Shreveport police are sharing surveillance images in an attempt to identify a woman suspected of stealing a wallet out of a worker's purse then using her bank card. The thefts happened July 21 at Absolutely Abigail's, 3795 Youree Drive in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
City panel to discuss property standards in wake of child's deathA city committee will take a look at property standards in the wake of the deat
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
A city committee will take a look at property standards in the wake of the death of a 7-year-old boy in Shreveport's Ingleside neighborhood. Just days after Daysean Conbest was laid to rest, KSLA News 12 has learned that City Council members are... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
City panel to discuss property standards in wake of child's deathA city committee will take a look at property standards in the wake of the deat
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
A city committee will take a look at property standards in the wake of the death of a 7-year-old boy in Shreveport's Ingleside neighborhood. Just days after Daysean Conbest was laid to rest, KSLA News 12 has learned that City Council members are... Read more
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