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UPDATE: SB Magazine’s Kids of Summer Photo Contest
2 years ago

UPDATE: SB Magazine’s Kids of Summer Photo Contest

UPDATE: SB Magazine’s Kids of Summer Photo Contest Due to a malfunction there was a hiccup in the voting process this weekend. SB Magazine's Kids of Summer photo contest was created in good fun and we plan to keep it that way. We apologize for the interruption and are now offering the solution. To those [...]
SB Art: Local Musician Records First Album
2 years ago

SB Art: Local Musician Records First Album

SB Art: Anna Boyter Musician Anna Boyter took her first piano lesson in the first grade, and ever since, music has been her favorite pastime. With her entrancing smile and personality that can brighten a rainy day, Boyter makes music that strives to inspire people with positivity. Influenced by the sounds of Taylor Swift and [...]
Billy’s Booger Power
2 years ago

Billy’s Booger Power

Billy’s Booger Power By Claudia Dale Award-winning writer, illustrator and filmmaker William Joyce wrote his first book in the fourth grade. The only thing Billy’s Booger earned him back then was a trip to the principal’s office. Now, nearly 50 years later, Joyce has turned that very same story into what he calls the pinnacle [...]
Photo Contest: Kids of Summer
2 years ago

Photo Contest: Kids of Summer

Photo Contest: SB Magazine’s Kids of Summer Capture a photo of your child that describes childhood summer days at its finest then submit your photo below. The submission form will remain open until Friday, July 17, and voting will take place on SB Magazine’s Facebook page until the following Monday, July 20. The winner will [...]
Sex Trafficking in Northwest Louisiana
2 years ago

Sex Trafficking in Northwest Louisiana

The Face of Sex Trafficking By Devin White It’s happening across the globe. It’s happening in the United States. It’s happening in Shreveport-Bossier City. Sex trafficking has no face. And under the wrong circumstances, anyone’s child, friend or relative can become a victim of human slavery. Brittany sat alone in the passenger seat of a [...]
Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line
2 years ago

Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line

Cookie Dubois Discusses Clothing Line Fashion Designer By Devin White A year ago, Fashion Designer Cookie DuBois debuted her clothing line, Cookie DuBois Clothing, and has essentially breathed new life into the retro fashions of the 1950s and 1960s. Influenced by that time period, DuBois’ designs feature tea length dresses, curve hugging styles and feminine [...]
Red Cross urges neighbors to focus on safety as floodwaters linger
2 years ago

Red Cross urges neighbors to focus on safety as floodwaters linger

Red Cross urges neighbors to focus on safety as floodwaters linger Shelters remain open at Elm Grove, Southern University With floodwaters expected to stay high in the coming days, the Red Cross encourages our neighbors to keep safety at the forefront. Stay away from floodwaters. If you come upon a flowing stream where water is [...]
Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger
2 years ago

Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger

Shreveport Celebrates Its Inner Booger Mayor Ollie Tyler named June 9, 2015, Billy’s Booger Day, in honor of the release of William Joyce’s latest picture book. The proclamation was given at the city council meeting Tuesday, June 9 at 3:00 pm. In return Joyce presented Mayor Tylor with the famous meteor that struck Billy in the [...]
Q&A: New BPCC Chancellor
2 years ago

Q&A: New BPCC Chancellor

Dr. Rick Bateman, Jr. Bossier Parish Community College Chancellor Header image provided by BPCC, credit Neal Johnson Photography   SB: What excites you the most about being the new chancellor? RB: I love that we serve folks that maybe didn’t have the best of experiences in high school or those who have been out of [...]
Tour Through our Neighborhoods
2 years ago

Tour Through our Neighborhoods

Tour Through Our Neighborhoods By Val Horvath Davidson   Following a marathon 20-plus hour, caffeine-infused drive in from Ohio, my longtime friend Beth Humphries-Inman and her fiancé Marty Nazario (who gamely decided to move here sight unseen) arrived in Shreveport expecting to be overtaken with southern ambiance in their newly adopted town. Instead, they got [...]
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