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

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

Tire theft caught on camera

By Carla Bass City Editor A May 22, 2017 surveillance video recording taken at 10:39 p.m. has been released by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office with information pertinent to a tire theft which occurred at the Excel Dealership at Hwy 59 and FM 2208 during the nighttime hours of that date. Stolen were a total of 11 new tires; 4 Bridgestone HL ALENZA DUELER P285 45 R 22, 4… Read More Tire theft caught on camera

One month left to apply for SBA Disaster Loans

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center- West today reminded small nonfarm businesses in 12 Louisiana parishes and eight neighboring Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas counties of the July 10, 2017, deadline to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for economic injury. These low-interest loans are to offset economic… Read More One month left to apply for SBA Disaster Loans

History Moment By William “Doc” Halliday

First Ice Cream Factory I scream…you scream…we all scream for Ice Cream! Doesn’t everyone love ice cream? Today the average American eats about 23 quarts of ice cream a year―the world’s highest per capita consumption. When I was a child my father would take our family for a Sunday afternoon drive. The highlight of our drive was a stop at… Read More History Moment By William “Doc” Halliday