Voters in the northern Caddo Parish town of Vivian have elected a new mayor. Ronnie Festavan, a Vivian native, will be sworn in this January and will take over for Mike VanSchoick, who’s been mayor for the past four years.
Nestled in Natchitoches Parish, near the intersection of Highways 84 and 71, you’ll find Clarence. A quaint village of about 500 people. But, according to residents, this sleepy village has a big problem: Tommy Evans, the mayor.
Nearly 6 million Americans wake up each day and forget who or where they are.Those people have Alzheimer’s and battle the simple things most of us take for granted according to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Common Ground has been serving meals and providing groceries, clothing and youth and adult ministries for the past 30 years. The program started by Grace Community United Methodist Church of Shreveport now is supported by various churches and organizations from throughout the city.
The future of Caddo Parish public facilities and recreation is uncertain. Voters will decide on election day whether or not to renew a .83 millage, or tax, which funds 98 percent of Caddo’s parks and its operations.
A former boyfriend of Sheila Phillips, mother of Rondreiz “Junior” Phillips, wants to set the record straight about what happened the day the 4-year-old disappeared from outside his home in Claiborne Parish.
For the ninth consecutive year, an army of volunteers will come together Saturday to collect as much as 20,000 pounds of trash from in and around Red River. There's a free lunch in it for those who help.