Author: Tom Pace

Times New Publisher Alan English on: Maggie Martin, Closing Lake St. Downtown

The Times newly-promoted publisher and president, Alan English addressed a number of readers concerns, as well as celebrating columnist Maggie Martin’s 50th Anniversary at the newspaper in a special ceremony Thursday, November 13th, 5-7pm at Artspace in downtown Shreveport. English…

ABA Champs S-B Mavericks Win 1st Game of Season

2013-14 ABA National Basketball Champions, the Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks held their official Championship ring Ceremony Thursday night, November 6th, 2014, in the Horseshoe Riverdome in Bossier City, Louisiana. Prior to the ceremony, Mavericks head coach and president, Steve Tucker held a…

American Basketball Assn. Commissioner Ron Tilley praises S-B Mavericks

New CEO of the American Basketball Associstion (ABA), Ron Tilley recently visited Shreveport-Bossier to meet with 3-time ABA Champions, the Shreveprt-Bossier Mavericks. Tilley also attended a news conference at the Horseshoe Hotel & Casino in Bossier City, where he sang…

S-B Mavericks Head Coach Steve Tucker Previews 2014-15 Season

The first-ever, 3-time ABA National Basketball Champions, the Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks are now in the “Drive for Number 4,” according to head coach & president Steve Tucker. Just one short year ago, Tucker took over the new team headquarted in Shreveport’s…

Secretary of the Air Force: “Barksdale gets an A+.” 11-5-14

“Barksdale gets an A+,” said Secretary of the Air Force, Deborah Lee James to reporters gathered for a brief Q&A session inside the Bossier Civic Center. The highest ranking civilian in the Air Force, Ms. James was in Bossier City…

President Jimmy Carter Address to BPCC: Celebrating a New Partnership, The Center for Community Renewal 10-27-14

President Jimmy Carter was greeted with a standing ovation at Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC), as the former president joined Community Renewal International (CRI) founder Mack McCarter for a special announcement that saluted a new partnership forged with BPCC, to…