History Moment By William “Doc” Halliday

Public Enemy Number One Do you recognize any of the following names? Robert William Fisher Alexis Flores Jason Derek Brown Eduardo Ravelo William Bradford Bishop, Jr. Yaser Abdel Said Luis Macedo Walter Yovany Gomez Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel   These are members of the FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list. That list has been in existence… Read More History Moment By William “Doc” Halliday

Collier inducted into NSLS at SAU

MAGNOLIA, AR Garrett Collier was recently inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success at Southern Arkansas University.   Collier is a junior Accounting major from Harleton, TX.   The National Society of Leadership and Success is a leadership honor society consisting of roughly 550 collegiate chapters and 730,000 members nationwide. Students are selected base on their college’s evaluation… Read More Collier inducted into NSLS at SAU

Overdyke chosen as Executive Director

Shreveport, La — The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI) is pleased to announce Shreveport native Laura- Ashley Overdyke as its new Executive Director. CLI is a non-profit scien­tific and educational orga­nization founded in 1992 to support and protect Caddo Lake, an international trea­sure for its biodiversity. “Caddo Lake is truly one of the last wild places,… Read More Overdyke chosen as Executive Director

Obituary | Frederick Louis “Freddy Bear” Ordelheide

Frederick Louis “Freddy Bear” Ordelheide passed on to his eter­nal home June 18, 2017. He passed peacefully at his home at Lake of the Pines with his daughter by his side. Fred was born December 23, 1947 to Dorothy (Forson) Ordel­heide and Harold Ordelheide in Ft. Worth, Texas. He spent his child­hood in Ft. Worth… Read More Obituary | Frederick Louis “Freddy Bear” Ordelheide

Obituary | Kenneth “Kenny” Ponder

  Funeral Services for Kenneth “Kenny” Ponder of Hallsville, TX. will be held 11:00am at First Unit­ed Methodist Church in Marshall, TX. Thursday June 22nd 2017 with the Rev. Rodger Garbs officiating. Entombment will be in Colonial Gardens, Marshall, TX. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Wednesday June 21st at Haggard Funeral Home. Kenny passed away… Read More Obituary | Kenneth “Kenny” Ponder

DPS urges Texans to stay vigilant, report suspicious activity State iWatch program accepts tips via website, mobile app

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is calling on Texans to remain vigilant regarding potential crime and terrorist activity in their communities, and to report suspicious behaviors to local authorities or the department’s iWATCH website at http://www.iwatchtx.org. The iWATCH program was created as a partnership between communities and law enforcement, and utilizes citizen-sourced tips related… Read More DPS urges Texans to stay vigilant, report suspicious activity State iWatch program accepts tips via website, mobile app