Pony Express Charities will host a benefit barrel race for the Feist-Weiller Bone Marrow Treatment Clinic beginning at noon on Saturday, October 6 at the Talley Circle "T" Ranch & Rodeo Arena, just south of Keatchie on Hwy. 5.
The Philadelphia Center, Community Activist Lester Smith and Caddo Parish Commissioner Stephanie Lynch will host "Operation Cease the Violence, End the Silence", and effort to bring awareness to HIV/AIDS related issues, especially within the African-American community.
The event begins at 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 11 at the Hollywood Baptist Church, 5305 Roberts Street in Shreveport.
The David Raines Community Health Centers has helped communities across northwest Louisiana for 20 years. The highlight of the organization's year-long celebration it's Annual Meeting and Health Careers Scholarship Banquet.
The event begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 23 at the Shreveport Convention Center. U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu will be the guest speaker.
Submitted by Amber Edwards on Wednesday, July 4th, 9:34 pm
The Aquatic & Wildlife Education Foundation hosted the 2012 Independence Day Water Resource Festival Wednesday at the J. Bennett Johnston Regional Visitor Center Downtown Shreveport.
Members of the Optimist Club of Bossier City, Bayou Outdoor Supercenter & the Red River Waterway Commission gave away 700 free Coast-Guard approved life jackets for the kids. Shreveport Fire Chief Craig Mulford applauds the life-jacket giveaway saying, “Adult supervision is a must in keeping our children safe while participating in and around recreational waterways and pools.