The students and faculty at Bellaire Elementary School in Bossier have been eagerly anticipating a visit and today they got it. Best-selling children’s author Jan Brett spent the day with students to encourage reading.
Graduation rates are a major issue across America. The Louisiana Department of Education recently announced the percentage of high school students graduating from select high schools in Caddo Parish is at an all time high.
Bossier Sheriff's Office and Plain Dealing Police Department arrested a man Wednesday that solved multiple burglaries at businesses and residences that were concerned in the two of Plain Dealing over the past two weeks.
A massive blast at a fertilizer plant Wednesday night killed an estimated five to 15 people, wounded more than 160, and damaged 50 to 60 homes in a 5-block area, officials in West, Texas said Thursday.