As part of the KTBS Freedom Fest Series, free lifejackets will be given away while supplies last on June 26.


  • In Bossier, the lifejackets will be given away at Barksdale Federal Credit Union on Airline Dr. (Limit 2 jackets per car, and child must be present to receive the jacket.)

  • In Shreveport they will be distributed at the Barksdale Federal Credit Union on Mansfield Rd. (Limit 2 jackets per car, and child must be present to receive the jacket.)

  • ALSO IN SHREVEPORT, you can pick up a free lifejacket at Academy Sports and Outdoors, at 210 E. Bert Kouns Industrial, Shreveport. (Giveaway is inside the store.)

  • Lifejackets are also available at the following Sabine River Authority, State of Louisiana locations. (All Parks located on Toledo Bend)

    • Oak Ridge Park, 316 Oak Ridge Road, Mansfield, LA 71052
    • San Miguel Park, 381 San Miguel Road, Zwolle, LA 71486
    • Cypress Bend Park, 3462 Cypress Bend Drive, Many, LA 71449
    • Pleasure Point Park, 1190 Pleasure Point Road, Florien, LA 71429

    Also, a big thanks to Curtis Prejean and Bobbie Jo Dean, Morehead Pools, and the Red River Waterway Commission for being a part of this life-saving effort.


    The giveaway begins at 9:00am

    Sizes available:

  • Infant – up to 30 lbs at Shreveport/Bossier locations
  • Child – 30 – 50 lbs
  • Youth - 50 – 90 lbs
  • First Come First Serve while supplies last!


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