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BREAKING: 5:45pm Pres. George Bush signs Tax Rebate Bill- Check’s in the Mail: By May?!

WASHINGTON, DC  From CNN (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town) BREAKING  5:45pm  2-13-08   True to his word, President George Bush was all smiles today, as he signed into law the Economic Stimilus Package, passed by Congress last week.  Better known to Americans…

UPDATE: Road to the White House- Obama & McCain Sweep Virginia Primaries

ROAD TO THE WHITE HOUSE: From CNN (By: Tom Pace)  UPDATE:  1:45pm    2-13-08  Barack Obama is a little more than halfway to the White House Democratic nomination. With his Virginia win, Obama has passed Hillary Clinton in delegate count.   According…

BREAKING: 1:30pm 2-13-08 Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator: “Not Running for Congress”

SHREVEPORT, LA.  From The Times (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town)  BREAKING  1:30pm  2-13-08  Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator will not seek the U.S. House of Representatives District #4 seat being vacated by retiring Congressman Jim McCrery, according to The Times.In a…

WX UPDATE: Strong Storms bring Rain & Hail to Ark-La-Tex: Forecast- Clear & Colder Tues & Wed

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER, LA (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town) UPDATE 3:45pm  2-12-08  The thunderstorms rolled into the Shreveport-Bossier area this morning about 8 o’clock, making the morning commute a bit dicey.  High winds, with some hail were ported,  with some…

BREAKING: 2:30pm Caddo D.A. Carmouche to Retire; Judge Scott Crichton Will Not Run for D.A.

SHREVEPORT, LA.  (By: Tom Pace, Executive Editor, Talk of the Town) BREAKING  2:30pm  2-12-08   Speaking in front of a packed crowd of friends and colleagues in Courtroom G,  Paul Carmouche announced today, he will retire as Caddo District Attorney, on December 31st, 2008.Shortly on…

BREAKING: Caddo D.A., Paul Carmouche calls Press Conference Tues. – Expected to Retire

SHREVEPORT, LA. (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town) BREAKING NEWS:   5:30PM   2-11-08   In what may be the ‘worst-kept secret’ in Shreveport politics, Caddo District Attorney Paul Carmouche is expected to announce he’s retiring, after 30 years in office.…

BREAKING: 4:45pm Chris Gorman Announces Candidacy for McCrery’s House Dist. #4 Seat

SHREVEPORT, LA. The Times (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town) BREAKING 4:45pm 2-12-08   Chris Gorman is seeking the House of Representatives seat being vacated by Congressman Jim McCrery. He follows Democrat John Milkovich, and another Republican, John Fleming in announcing for the District #4…

WX UPDATE 6:00pm: Strong Storms expected after Midnight- High Winds, Heavy Rain & Hail

SHREVEPORT, LA.  (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town)  2-11-08  UPDATE  4:30pm  Another round of thunderstorms is likely coming to the Ark-La-Tex, according to the National Weather Service in Shreveport. Storms could contain large hail, high winds, & rainfall of one to…

BREAKING 9:30pm- Jindal Addresses La. Special Session on Ethics Reform: “We must be bold.”

BATON ROUGE, LA.  (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town)  BREAKING:       9:30pm  2-10-08  Louisiana’s Governor Bobby Jindal addressed state lawmakers in the opening of the first special session of the legislature, devoted to ethics reform.  Jindall continued his promise to…

BREAKING: 11:30pm La. House Dist. #6 : Thomas Carmody beats Barrow Peacock by 318 Votes

SHREVEPORT, LA.  From KTBS-TV (By: Tom Pace, Talk of the Town) BREAKING: 11:30pm 2-9-08  Former Shreveport City Councilman Thomas Carmody took a narrow lead, over local businessman Barrow Peacock,  and clung to it all night, winning the Louisiana House District…