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  1. Cases solved by Bossier Crime Stoppers doubled inaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times

    Cases solved by Bossier Crime Stoppers doubled in 2014 Last year, 16 cases were solved from tips sent through Crime Stoppers, up from 8 the previous year. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: According to a statement from the Bossier City Police Department, Bossier Crime Stoppers proved to be an effective crime fighting tool in 2014 as the amount of cases it helped clear for the Bossier City Police Department and Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office doubled compared to the previous year.

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  2. Four-star general nominated to lead nuclear command in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    U.S. Air Force Gen. Robin Rand has been nominated to command the nation's nuclear arsenal and bomber fleet from Barksdale Air Force Base in Bossier City.

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  3. For King and Country will be performing in Bossier City Feb 27thRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    For King & Country who won 2 Grammys last week and Ben Backus, Mark Campbell and Stephen Lynch musicians for the band, have represented North Louisiana and contemporary Christian music proudly.

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  4. Ex-hospice executive indicted in multimillion-dollar fraudRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... to a federal grand jury. Court records didn't list a lawyer to comment on Stewart's charges. The 47-year-old Bossier City, Louisiana woman is scheduled to appear in court March 19. Oliver Herndon pleaded guilty in November to submitting claims while ...

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  5. Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar Fraud CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... to a federal grand jury. Court records didn't list a lawyer to comment on Stewart's charges. The 47-year-old Bossier City, Louisiana woman is scheduled to appear in court March 19. Oliver Herndon pleaded guilty in November to submitting claims while ...

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  6. Four BESE members, lawmakers see progress in Common Core fightRead the original story

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... in a prepared statement. Those signing the "open letter" include Carolyn Hill, of Baton Rouge, Jane Smith, of Bossier City, Mary Harris, of Shreveport and Lottie Beebe, of Breaux Bridge. All four are members of the state Board of Elementary and ...

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  7. Former head of Horizons Hospice indicted for false billingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post-gazette.com

    The former top executive of Horizons Hospice was indicted today in U.S. District Court on charges of scheming to rip off Medicaid and Medicare by sending patients to the center who weren't terminally ill and keeping them there to gain from false Medicaid and Medicare billings. Mary Ann Stewart, 47, of Bossier City, La., the former chief operating officer at Horizons, is charged with health care fraud and lying to a federal grand jury.

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  8. Bossier resident: 'We didn't know if someone was still out there with a gun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    "I thought it sounded like a gunshot," said a Bossier City resident who didn't want to be identified. "But I was feeling like maybe it's not a gunshot."

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  9. SWEPCO works to restore power during winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The number of SWEPCO customers around the ArkLaTex without power has dropped from a peak of 28,000 to just under 5,000. SWEPCO says the hardest hit areas are along the I-20 corridor in Kilgore, Longview, Marshall and Henderson in East Texas and Shreveport and Bossier City.

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  10. SWEPCO: Power outages down to 8,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The number of SWEPCO customers around the ArkLaTex without power has dropped from a peak of 28,000 to just over 8,500 since 2 p.m. Wednesday. SWEPCO says the hardest hit areas are along the I20 corridor in Kilgore, Longview, Marshall and Henderson in East Texas, Shreveport and Bossier City.

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  11. Trial date eyed for Bloxom wrongful death lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Times

    ... months after the March 30, 2010 of her son, Justin M. Bloxom, 12, naming his murderer, Brian Douglas Horn, and Bossier City taxi cab business Action Taxi, its owner David McFarlin, the city of Shreveport and Hallmark Insurance Company of Texas as ...

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  12. SWEPCO: 28,000 without power due to snow on trees, linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... hit areas are along the I20 corridor in Kilgore, Longview, Marshall and Henderson in East Texas, Shreveport and Bossier City. Outages are rising in Southwest Arkansas as the storm system moves that way. SWEPCO spokesman Scott McCloud says the limbs ...

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  13. 5 inches of snow possible Wednesday for parts of north LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Times-Picayune

    ... in the South don't know how to drive when the roads are icy," said Candy Jett of Smith's Wrecking Service in Bossier City. She said calls for service have doubled. One day this week the business towed 50 cars that were either in a wreck or had to be ...

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  14. Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge back open after series of minor wrecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Shreveport-Barksdale is back open, after a series of minor accidents late Wednesday morning as snow fell and accumulated on area roadways. Bossier City police are reporting dangerous road conditions have developed as a result of the snowfall, and the westbound lanes of the bridge had to be shut down until the Louisiana DOTD could get there and sand/salt the bridge.

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  15. Bossier City police ID 17-year-old shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Bossier City police have identified the victim in Tuesday's shooting. It happened around 10:30 p.m. near the intersection of Lampkin Street and Burdine Street, off of Shed Road near Meadowview Elementary School.

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  16. 17-year-old injured in shooting in Bossier CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    It happened around 10:30 p.m. near the intersection of Lampkin Street and Burdine Street, off of Shed Road near Meadowview Elementary School. Police say a resident near the intersection heard banging on the door and opened the door to find the victim asking for help.

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  17. Brown Builders named 2014 Builder of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Brown Builders of Bossier City has been named the North American Volume Builder of the Year for 2014. It's the highest sales award given by Butler Manufacturing, the world leader in building solutions and the largest provider of metal building construction materials.

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  18. Pet parents urged to keep furbabies safe in winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... her and have her spayed and I'd keep her safe," but she says the owner denied the help. We put in a call to the Bossier City animal shelter to see if they could give Shemwell any advice for the issue. They said if Shemwell saw it as an emergency, ...

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  19. Oscar award acceptance speeches move our heartsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | English Dong-A

    Oscar award acceptance speeches move our hearts . FEBRUARY 25, 2015 07:36. . "In 1971, Bossier City, Louisiana, there was a teenage girl who was pregnant with her second child.

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  20. Road conditions, closures in NWLARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... use US 71 as an alternate route. I-220 is closed in both directions and the Benton Road overpass/LA 3 bridge in Bossier City is closed. The Lake Bistineau bridge/LA 154, between Lakeview Circle and Grice Road is also shutdown because of the winter ...

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