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    Shreveport/ Caddo MPC select new director

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    After interviewing the four finalists Wednesday morning, the Shreveport/ Caddo Metropolitan Planning Commission Board selected Robert Massarelli for the director position. More>>

    Shreveport-Bossier Women's and Minority Career Expo to be held today Video included

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    If you’re looking for a new job Horseshoe Casino Hotel and Harrah's Louisiana Downs along with its partners is hosting a Women’s and Minority Career Expo this morning.
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    Bowie County Schools Looking for Bus Drivers Video included

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    The Bowie County School system will host a job fair for bus drivers this morning.
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    Womack backs GOP's anti-Internet sales tax stance

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    A Republican congressman from Arkansas who has advocated for legislation that would limit tax-free shopping online says he agrees with his party adopting an anti-Internet sales tax stance and argues the two stances aren't in conflict.
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    Four Shreveport/ Caddo MPC finalists meet the public Video included

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    A committee narrowed down a pool of almost 50 to only four, and those finalists had their first test Tuesday night: meeting the people of Caddo Parish. More>>

    Shreveport-Bossier Women's and Minority Expo to be held at Horseshoe Riverdome

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     Horseshoe Casino & Hotel and Harrah's Louisiana Downs, in partnership with the Bossier Chamber of Commerce and Goodwill Industries, is hosting the Shreveport-Bossier Women's & Minority Career Expo this week.

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    Like the sound of a 3 day work week? The world's 2nd richest man does

    Carlos Slim (AP photo) Carlos Slim (AP photo)
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    Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting that workers shift to a three-day work week. The catch: He would require 11-hour work days and workers to stay on the job until age 70 or 75. More>>

    DeSoto sales taxes level out after drilling boom Video included

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    You can see it in sales tax revenues -- the Haynesville Shale drilling boom is over in DeSoto Parish.
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    Wal-Mart CEO's pay highest in Arkansas

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    The chief executive officer at Wal-Mart was the highest-paid public company executive in Arkansas last year.
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    Chinese chemical company coming to Louisiana

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    A China-based company is opening a methanol manufacturing facility on the Mississippi River in St. James Parish that's expected to create 350 to 400 permanent jobs.
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    Pierremont Mall in Shreveport is under new management with Vintage Realty Company

    Photo courtesy of Vintage Realty Company Photo courtesy of Vintage Realty Company
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    Pierremont Mall located at 4801 Line Avenue in Shreveport, joined Vintage Realty Company’s retail property management and leasing portfolio effective July 1, 2014. Surrounded by historic gardens and estates, Pierremont Mall is in the heart of the bustling South Highlands neighborhood and fashionable Line Avenue shopping district.  More>>

    Walmart makes hiring vets its new mission Video included

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    One of the many challenges that military veterans and their families face when they return to civilian life is finding a job. More>>

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    • KTBS hosts online health forums, your input needed

      KTBS hosts online health forums, your input needed

      Monday, July 28 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:37:04 GMT
      KTBS has joined up with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana to get people around Shreveport eating better and moving more.
      KTBS has joined up with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana to get people around Shreveport eating better and moving more.
    • Tip leads to discovery of missing man

      Tip leads to discovery of missing man

      Monday, July 28 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:01:57 GMT
      Charles Smith, 79Charles Smith, 79
       A Shreveport man reported missing for more than a month, was located safely Monday afternoon in downtown Shreveport. 
       A Shreveport man reported missing for more than a month, was located safely Monday afternoon in downtown Shreveport. 
    • South Bossier Redevelopment Plan public meeting set

      South Bossier Redevelopment Plan public meeting set

      Monday, July 28 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:52:09 GMT
      The City of Bossier City will host the second and final public meeting for the South Bossier/Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment Plan on Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the CenturyLink Center.
      The City of Bossier City will host the second and final public meeting for the South Bossier/Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment Plan on Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the CenturyLink Center.
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