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  1. To Do: Week of May 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times

    Here are some off-the-beaten-path things readers can put on their calendars for this week in Shreveport-Bossier City. To Do: Week of May 25, 2015 Here are some off-the-beaten-path things readers can put on their calendars for this week in Shreveport-Bossier City.

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  2. NWS: At least one EF-1 tornado touched down in Harrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    NWS: At least one EF-1 tornado touched down in Harrison County - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports Part of the roof of a building at the golf course along Victory Dr. was peeled off by the powerful winds. According to the National Weather Service, preliminary reports show that at least one EF-1 tornado touched down in Harrison County.

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  3. Shreveport police investigating homicide in Cedar Grove neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Details are limited at this time but authorities tell KSLA News 12 that one man was killed after being shot several times.

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  4. Red River at Shreveport/Bossier CityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... morning. Additional rises are possible, and may lead to major flooding across SW Arkansas. The Red River at Shreveport/Bossier City is near flood stage. It will hit flood stage late in the day on Thursday. The river will not crest until the end of ...

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  5. Christian population declines as others see growthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times

    ... to 14.7 percent) and Catholics (from 23.9 percent to 20.8 percent). Bishop Michael Duca, with the Diocese of Shreveport, said he and other bishops across the United States are aware of that phenomenon. "There is a certain number of people, not ...

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  6. Caddo panel urges lighter pot penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The Times of Shreveport reports that the resolution urges the Legislature to set a minimum quantity of marijuana for a possession charge and to change the law so that simple possession offenses cannot be enhanced to felony offenses.

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  7. Eldorado Resorts Earns Outperform Rating from Imperial CapitalRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... states, including Eldorado Resort Casino and Silver Legacy Resort Casino in Reno, NV; Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA; Scioto Downs Racino in Columbus, OH; Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort in Chester, WV, and Presque Isle Downs & ...

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  8. Wedding: Lee Daugherty & Colby WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Advertiser

    ... & Mrs. Ray Daugherty, Sr. of Lafayette, LA. She is the granddaughter of Mr. & Mrs. Othell Junior Daugherty of Shreveport, LA and the late Mr. & Mrs. John Gaydos, Jr. of Shreveport, LA. Lee graduated cum laude from Loyola University, attended Our ...

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  9. International Sight Restoration Merges with Louisiana Lions Eye BankRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    International Sight Restoration, Inc. located in Tampa, Florida and Louisiana Lions Eye Bank located in Shreveport, Louisiana announced today that a merger was filed on May 4, 2015. International Sight Restoration, Inc. will acquire Louisiana Lions Eye Bank's service area in the greater Shreveport region.

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  10. OK couple credited with water rescue after wreck on I49 in NatchitochesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    OK couple credited with water rescue after wreck on I49 in Natch - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports Unable to swim, fellow motorist Demetric Joseph took cell phone video as other motorists leapt into action, capturing the rescue on camera. Sheriff's Rescue Divers are assisting a local wrecker service with recovery of the submerged Chevrolet SUV.

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  11. LDWF agent recovering from surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    An update on the Wildlife and Fisheries agent who was shot during a traffic stop in Swartz Thursday night. We're told doctors at LSU Health Shreveport have successfully removed bullet and bone fragments from Sergeant Scott Bullitt, who underwent surgery earlier Saturday.

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  12. Mudbug Madness SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    Mudbug Madness Sunday A child touches a mudbug at Mudbug Madness Sunday afternoon in downtown in Shreveport. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Jillian Compton, Jaden Edmundson and Nick Edmundson eat crawfish at Mudbug Madness Sunday afternoon in downtown in Shreveport.

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  13. Bullet successfully removed from agent's backRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Star

    Bullet successfully removed from agent's back Doctor speaks encouragingly of potential recovery, spokesman says Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1SuC1UO The injured wildlife agent who was shot in the back during an encounter Thursday successfully underwent surgery Saturday to remove the bullet. Sgt. Scott Bullitt, an agent in Ouachita Parish for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, is recovering at University Health Shreveport after he underwent a two and a half hour surgery.

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  14. Officials calling for input on UnifiedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times

    Officials calling for input on Unified Development Code Public input needed to bring Shreveport zoning codes up to modern-day standards. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: If the Unified Development Code were enacted today - in its original draft form - a 24-hour ATM could be operated in Shreveport without requesting permission to do so.

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  15. Catching Up: Mulford hearings beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times

    Catching Up: Mulford hearings begin Catching Up: reintroduction of Gwen's Law and Craig Mulford's selective prosectution hearing. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Former Shreveport Fire Chief Craig Mulford was arrested and charged with five counts of malfeasance in office in June 2014 following allegations of a cover-up in a Fire Station No.

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  16. New Poverty Point book serves as a perfect guideRead the original story

    Saturday | The News-Star

    ... the Poverty Point site or interested in Native American culture, this book is a must read. William Joyce, the Shreveport Academy Award-winning filmmaker, bestselling author and animator, has published a new children's book, one very close to his ...

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  17. Mississippi hospital whistleblower gets $3.5M in settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newms360.com

    ... pursuing a whistleblower lawsuit in federal court in Arkansas since 2010 against Allegiance, which is based in Shreveport, La. The case remains under seal, though. Whistleblower actions under the False Claims Act are filed under seal with the ...

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  18. Wildlife agent shot last week being flown to Shreveport to see NeurosurgeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Monroe man faces two charges of attempted first-degree murder and a Jonesboro Wildlife and Fisheries agent remains in serious condition in a Shreveport hospital after a Thursday evening shooting during a routine traffic stop in the Swartz area. Luke Hust, 29, was booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center early Friday morning after he was apprehended by authorities around 11 p.m. Thursday following a four-hour manhunt that brought more than 100 officers from almost a dozen agencies into Ouachita Parish.

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  19. Executive Q&A: Insurance company chief pursued the ministry, politics before finding his nicheRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    ... at turning over tables, the more I made in tips. A: I wanted to go out of state to school and to a small school. Shreveport-based Centenary College, in northwest Louisiana, is six and half hours away and had about 850 students total - about the same ...

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  20. Red River Rising: High water concerns growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The illuminated Louisiana Boardwalk sign that became a part of the Shreveport-Bossier riverscape less than a year ago is coming back down - at least for now. The illuminated Louisiana Boardwalk sign that became a part of the Shreveport-Bossier riverscape less than a year ago is coming back down - at least for now.

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