Category: News

Islamic Terrorists plotted Suicide Attacks on European Transit Sites: 10 Suspects in Custody

MADRID, SPAIN  (By: Tom Pace, Executive Editor:”Talk of the Town”)  1-27-08   Terrorism seems to be alive and thriving across the world, according to  an informant who “infiltrated” the group, Spain’s El Pais newspaper reports. Suspected Islamic extremists arrested last week in…

Obama Wins Big in South Carolina- First Southern State for ’08 Presidential Primary

SOUTH CAROLINA:  1-26-08   Illinois Sen. Barak Obama claimed a big win in South Carolina tonite, besting rival Sen. Hillary Clinton by a 2-1 margin.  According to CNN, South Carolina was considered a “crucial win” for Sen. Obama, who finished second…

Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Parade Forecast for Sunday, January 27th: “Reigning Cats & Dogs”

SHREVEPORT, LA    (By Tom Pace. Executive Editor, Talk of the Town)  Jan.26, 2008  “Reigning Cats and Dogs” is the forecast for the Krewe of Barkus and Meoux Parade this Sunday afternoon starting at 3 o’clock: under sunny skies and a high…

Caddo District Judge “Woody” Nesbitt Resigns effective April 1st, 2008

(SHREVEPORT, LA)  Caddo Dsitrict Judge Woodrow “Woody” Nesbitt,  is stepping down from the bench, effective April 1st, 2008.  According to The Times newspaper, Nesbitt claims his reasons for resigning as his intention to practice law again, and the fact he has moved…

Nat’l Wx.Service extends Winter Weather Advisory for Ark-La-Tex until 6pm, Friday, Jan. 25th

SHREVEPORT,LA. (By Tom Pace, Executive Editor, Talk of the Town) 1.25.08 While the temperatures hover around the freezing mark all day this Friday, mixed winter precipitation can be expected throughout the afternoon across the Ark-La-Tex, thus prompting the Winter Weather…

SFD issues Warning for Burning Devices during Shreveport Mardi Gras Parades

  SHREVEPORT, LA  (By Tom Pace, Executive Editor, Talk of the Town)  The Shreveport Fire Department says “Grill & burn responsibly” this Mardi Gras season. Partygoers and parade watchers will be able to enjoy the warmness of their fires again this…

“The Capitol is Not for Sale” La. State Rep. Jane Smith Tells Bossier Lions’ Club: Thurs., Jan. 24th

BOSSIER CITY, LA (By: Tom Pace, Executive Editor www.shrevetalk.com)    Louisiana State Representative Jane Smith’s message was crystal-clear: “Our State Capitol is NOT FOR SALE!”  Smith made that statement during her noon-time appearance at the Bossier City Lion’s Club this Thursday.  And,…