UAW Local 2166

6881 Bert Kouns Loop # 2
Shreveport, LA 71129, USA

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Shreveport, LA

Planning board expects to choose leader Wednesday

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:30:17 -0700

The four top candidates to lead an area planning commission will have their final formal interviews Wednesday morning before the hiring committee.

Choke holds: Just how deadly are they?

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:11:54 -0700

In a story that's making national headlines, a man was put into a choke hold by police attempting to arrest him, and minutes later died in the very spot that police cuffed him.

Veterans Administration Problems Continue to Surface

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:48:48 -0700

Decades of ongoing mismanagement at the Veterans Administration continue to shock the nation.

Thompson enters not guilty plea in cold murder case

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:26:54 -0700

A cold case that spans more than three decades came back into the spotlight Tuesday with the arraignment of Larry Thompson Sr. in a Caddo Parish courtroom.

Shreveport police chase ends with suspect, officer in hospital

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:22:26 -0700

A Shreveport police officer was injured Tuesday afternoon during a chase through a Morningside neighborhood.

Shreveport pastor sentenced to 6.5 years in prison for sex crimes

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:22:12 -0700

A Shreveport pastor was sentenced Tuesday to 78 months in prison for taking minors across state lines to have sexual activity with them.

Shreveport sex offender arrested for not filing proper registration

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:21:21 -0700

A Shreveport man was in for a big surprise Tuesday when he went to meet up with a 14-year-old girl and found two deputies there for him instead.

Local-Hire Rules Tied to Project Incentives Push Contractors

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:41:50 -0700

Firms say requirements that mandate more subcontractor vetting and analysis add to costs.

The field for the 2014 PGA Championship

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:18:10 -0700

Here's a look at the field -- as of July 22, 2014 -- for the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky., August 7-10, 2014. The final field will be released on July 28, which will include players from the PGA Championship Points List and other Special Invites.

Study finds Hampton Roads 2nd happiest region in the U.S.

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:06:13 -0700

A study released last week by the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research has two Virginia areas claiming the top two spots on a list of happiest metropolitan areas with populations greater than 1 million.

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