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People & Places

Diana Chance: Directing Manager at Donner Properties
4 years ago

Diana Chance: Directing Manager at Donner Properties

In 1980, Diana Chance was looking to make a career move. Having worked for a drug manufacturing company for 10 years, Chance was in her early 30s and she wanted …
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Shenay Taylor & Simone Simpkins: Orr Kia Sales Associates
4 years ago

Shenay Taylor & Simone Simpkins: Orr Kia Sales Associates

In October 2016, Shenay Taylor decided to make a career move and join the sales team at the Orr Kia dealership in Shreveport. She served on the Shreveport Police Department …
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Tabetha Jackson: SWEPCO Troubleshooter
4 years ago

Tabetha Jackson: SWEPCO Troubleshooter

When the storms blow in and the power goes out, Tabetha Jackson is the woman you want to see rolling into your neighborhood. As a SWEPCO troubleshooter, Jackson climbs up the …
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Morgan Foster: Bail Bondsman & Recovery Agent at Bail-ey Bonds
4 years ago

Morgan Foster: Bail Bondsman & Recovery Agent at Bail-ey Bonds

“Oh the stories I could tell,” said Morgan Foster, bail bondsman and recovery agent for Bail-ey Bonds. “I have the craziest circumstances and people come across my desk. It never gets …
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Candy Smith-Jett & Shanakay Broussard: Smith’s Wrecker Service
4 years ago

Candy Smith-Jett & Shanakay Broussard: Smith’s Wrecker Service

In 1962, Clifford Smith opened Smith’s Wrecker service on Barksdale Boulevard in Bossier City. Today, 56 years later, Smith’s Wrecker Service is owned and operated by Smith’s granddaughters, Candy Smith-Jett …
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SB Art Junior: Tyrique Taylor, Woodlawn Leadership Academy
4 years ago

SB Art Junior: Tyrique Taylor, Woodlawn Leadership Academy

By  •  Arts, SB Art

Tyrique Taylor was destined to be in music.

Growing up in a musical household, Taylor, a 19-year-old senior at Woodlawn Leadership Academy, was exposed to DJing at an early age …
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Good to Know: HJBF, LA Film Prize & More
4 years ago

Good to Know: HJBF, LA Film Prize & More

Highland Jazz & Blues Festival Announces New Partnership

The Highland Area Partnership is proud to announce a change to the Highland Jazz and Blues Festival, a free neighborhood music festival …
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SB Art Junior: Ana Barrera, Captain Shreve High School
4 years ago

SB Art Junior: Ana Barrera, Captain Shreve High School

By  •  Arts, SB Art

While language may be a barrier for some, art transcends all.

For Ana Barrera, an 18-year-old senior at Captain Shreve High School, she used art as a means to communicate …
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Athena Awards Luncheon 2017
4 years ago

Athena Awards Luncheon 2017

The Business Development Connection of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce presented the 2017 Athena Leadership Award Luncheon at Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino Grand Ballroom. Athena Awards nominees demonstrate …
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Bossier East Bank Plaza Ribbon Cutting
4 years ago

Bossier East Bank Plaza Ribbon Cutting

Bossier Chamber hosted a ribbon cutting for newly renovated East Bank District, which was formerly “old downtown” Bossier City. Phase I of renovations include the East Bank Plaza designed by …
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