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Ribbon cutting held for long awaited I-20/220 Barksdale AFB Interchange

Feb. 8 marked a milestone in the long awaited I-20 and I-220 Barksdale Air Force Base Interchange in Bossier City.  Gov. John Bel Edwards, the...

Bossier Chamber hosts community focus group in Plain Dealing

Plain Dealing residents recently had a hand in deciding the future of their community with a focus group session on Feb. 21, 2023, at...

Edwards unveils state budget proposal

Gov. John Bel Edwards proposed a budget Feb. 17 that includes a $2,000 pay raise for K-12 teachers that could climb to $3,000 if...

LA New Product Development Team launches sustainable products

Louisiana New Product Development Company, has launched a new game-changing product for the feminine hygiene market.  The newly launched Leia Sustainable Menstrual Cup was designed...

Legislators, business leaders join United Way of NWLA to celebrate Louisiana Early Ed Month

On Feb. 7, 2023 local legislators and business leaders attended Early Learning Day or Early Ed Month Leadership Convening for Northwest Louisiana hosted by...

Data shows Louisiana casino gaming revenues still lag behind pre-COVID numbers

Louisiana casino gaming revenues in the last half of 2022 continued to lag behind pre-pandemic numbers, with revenues down more than $43 million and...

Southwood High School alumnus returns home to give back

Robert Atkins, CEO of BALANCED Media | Technology, a video game and purpose-driven technology company in McKinney, Texas, came back to his roots in...

NSU gets $2.1M for Entrepreneurial Innovation Center project

Northwestern State University has received $2.1 million in federal funds for renovations and additions to the property located at 520 University Parkway to facilitate...

R&P wins top advertising awards

Romph Pou Agency won Best of Show at the annual American Advertising Federation of Shreveport-Bossier awards banquet for its creative work on a partnership...

BOM Bank commemorates its 120th Anniversary

BOM Bank has deep roots throughout Louisiana that are growing into Texas. 2023 marks BOM’s 120th anniversary.  Bank of Montgomery opened its doors with $15,000...