Friday, May 24 2013 8:09 PM EDT2013-05-25 00:09:02 GMT
Biomedical Research Foundation has decided to move forward with a plan to operate and manage LSU Hospitals in Shreveport and other cities in Louisiana. More >>
Biomedical Research Foundation has decided to move forward with a plan to operate and manage LSU Hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe, Louisiana.More >>
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -
When Kenneth Moore pulled up to his business, he saw smoke billowing out from the windows and doors.
Moore said his in-laws opened M&M Music Store in the 1970s.
"It's kind of sad to see it go like this," Kenneth said.
The fire started around 11 a.m. on Thursday at 1114 West Bow Street. Deputy Fire Marshal James Suggs said the heavy smoke made it even more difficult for firefighters to do their job.
"We had to make this primarily a defensive fire for our first attack because of this intense smoke," Suggs said.
crews battled flames inside, the Moore family watched from across the
street. Jeanette Moore said she remembers when her mother opened the
"She opened this up back in the 70's and I worked
here with her since I was a kid, and it's been in our family ever since
that time," Jeanette said.
Then, about five years ago, Jeanette's husband Kenneth took over.
urban, rap, R&B, whatever you want, we go it. We were catching
people from the east coast to the west cost," Kenneth said.
He said he has put thousands into the store and had to drop his insurance about a year ago.
"It hurts to drop that and then turn around and catch a beating like this," Kenneth said.
have to go through there himself with his family. There's no insurance
funds to cover the removal of all of this debris and he'll have to
inventory what remains, but everything is destroyed," Suggs said.
hopes once the smoke clears he will be able salvage some of his
inventory and with the help of family and friends open the doors to this
business once again.
"It'll be back, it'll be back. It might take a while, but it will be back," Kenneth said.
Suggs believe the source of the fire is the central air unit.
Dan Sligh and his wife were in their pickup truck on Interstate 5 heading to a camping trip when a bridge before them disappeared in a "big puff of dust."More >>
The trucker was hauling drilling equipment when his load bumped against the steel framework over an Interstate 5 bridge. He looked in his rearview mirror and watched in horror as the span collapsed into the water behind him....More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 10:40 AM EDT2013-05-24 14:40:11 GMT
(CNN) – Nearly 115,000 federal workers will get a four-day weekend, but it's not reason to celebrate. The employees have to take furlough days thanks to the forced spending cuts that kicked in March 1. TheMore >>
Nearly 115,000 federal workers will get a four-day weekend, but it's not reason to celebrate.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:54 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:54:54 GMT
(POOL/CNN) – George Zimmerman's attorneys have released new evidence taken from Trayvon Martin's cell phone. His attorneys said the data paints a different picture of the 17-year-old Martin than what hisMore >>
George Zimmerman's attorneys have released new evidence taken from Trayvon Martin's cell phone.More >>