Destinee Patterson

Destinee Patterson

Reporter/MMJ

Shreveport, Louisiana


Recent Articles by Destinee

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  Shreve Memorial to forgive library fines if you donate food

  Shreveport church hands out turkeys, ham ahead of Thanksgiving

  New study highlights neighborhood disparities in Louisiana, Caddo Parish

  COVID-19 cases surge but hospitalizations fail to keep pace with the increase, Ochsner LSU Health doctor says

  Community agencies expect cases of hunger, homelessness to increase amid COVID-19 pandemic

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  George Floyd Act seeks to make major reforms to policing in Texas

  Neighbors adjust after fire destroys Fairfield duplex

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