UAW Local 2166

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

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Shreveport, LA

Field set in Shreveport mayor's race

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:34:36 -0700

The seven candidates to become the next mayor of Shreveport include an accountant, an evangelist, an educator, a legislator, a lawyer, a businesswoman and a retiree. All of them qualified to be on the November 4 ballot.

Goodwill of N. LA raffling off 2015 Mercedes

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:03:38 -0700

A 2015 Mecedes Benz C300 could be yours for just $50, and you can help local youth at the same time.

Boy’s blunt message inspires U.S. troops in Afghanistan

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:50:53 -0700

The boy's unintended humor about the deadly danger of their mission spread like wildfire with the airmen at the base.

Federal lawsuit filed against new La. abortion law

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:38:42 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - An abortion rights organization filed the first court challenge Friday to a Louisiana law that will require doctors who perform abortions to be able to admit patients to a nearby hospital. In its federal lawsuit, the Center for Reproductive Rights says doctors haven't ...

LA DHH: 10 New West Nile cases, 2 in Caddo

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:04:29 -0700

Information from the Louisiana Department of Health Hospitals:With the increasing numbers of West Nile virus cases in the state, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) is urging residents to be vigilant and protect themselves from mosquitoes. 

Mr. and Mrs. Holloway

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:47:40 -0700

In honor of their 50th Wedding Anniversary Tilmon (Tim) H. and Beverly (Tish) B. Holloway were treated by their children to a fantastic evening with dinner at their favorite restaurant - Del Friscos Steak House in Ft.

Hospital manager pays LSU $7M for back-owed debt

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:37:43 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The research foundation running the LSU hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe has paid the university system $7 million, after LSU sent a collection letter demanding $25 million.

Lawsuit filed challenging new LA abortion law

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:33:37 -0700

Thousands of women could lose access to abortion if a state law takes effect on September 1.

Hospital manager says it paid LSU $7M in dispute

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:15:59 -0700

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The research foundation running the LSU hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe said it paid the university system nearly $7 million Friday for back-owed debts tied to privatization, less than one-third of the amount demanded by LSU in a collection letter this week.

A look at candidates signed up for Nov. 4 election

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:28:33 -0700

The sign-up period for the Nov. 4 election ended Friday. The candidates who qualified for the ballot are:

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