Bossier City

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Arlington Man Who Developed Ingenious Process for Counterfeiting $100 Bills Sentenced

    Cloyd Ray Knight III had a great run. He began to perfect a process to make phony $100 bills in 2004, operating what amounted to a small print shop out of his Arlington home. Knight began by applying a layer of acrylic paint to newspaper print paper. Then he would print a simulated watermark on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Louisiana Man Sues His Wife For Racking Up Toll Debt, Wants NTTA to Stop Harassing Him

    Joel Schulman is not on the North Texas Tollway Authority's list of top toll scofflaws. In fact, he lives in Bossier City, Louisiana, three hours east of the nearest NTTA-controlled roadway. That hasn't stopped the agency from sending notice after notice demanding payment for tolls racked up by a c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    If Amtrak and TxDOT Can Swing It, You'll Be Able to Take Train From Dallas to Shreveport

    ​Saw that AP piece this morning about how Amtrak and the Texas Department of Transportation are looking at connecting Dallas-Fort Worth to Shreveport-Bossier City, which would involve inserting a stop at the Trinity Railway Express's CentrePort/DFW Airport station. But the piece isn't clear: Shoul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Plenty of Folks Are Starting to Place, and Hedge, Their Bets on Casinos in Texas

    One week ago today, state Sen. John Carona introduced proposed legislation, S.J.R. No. 31, that would allow for at least 12 casinos scattered throughout the state -- seven "in different urban areas," two "located on islands in the Gulf of Mexico that are tourist destinations with at least 1,000 gue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2007

    But What's the Resale Value?

    Say this much for Latika Monique Breed and Anicia Vonna Oretada: They worked very, very hard at being alleged criminals. The two Dallas women were arrested last week in Bossier City, Louisiana, where police say they're suspected of being part of a Dallas-based organized retail theft ring that target ... More >>

  • Summer Guide

    May 24, 2007

    Dirty Dancing With Lady Luck

    Take a trip north or east on the road to riches, maybe

  • News

    April 19, 2007
  • Blogs

    October 5, 2006

    Lost and Found

    This morning, 14-year-old Amber Davis is still listed as missing on the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's Web site; she's classified there as an "endangered runaway" and has been since March 8 of this year. Regarding her circumstances, the site says only that "Amber may still be in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2006

    The Real Deal Needs to Quit. Really.

    Heidi Klum takes a bite out of The Real Deal and realizes he tastes a little past the expiration date. I can't remember the exact moment I became an Evander Holyfield fan. Maybe it was when a young Snoop Dogg claimed that he was "realer than real deal Holyfield." Maybe it was when Holyfield fought, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2006

    Scouting Louisiana

    If nothing else, readers of Unfair Park know the blow-by-blow backstage doings regarding the decision to film the big-screen Dallas in Dallas...or Florida or Louisiana or Uranus. So why stop now? There's a piece today in The Shreveport Times that reveals Betty Jo Lebrun-Mooring, of the Shreveport-Bo ... More >>

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Dr. Disaster

    When the world is falling to pieces, emergency doctor Paul Pepe makes order from chaos

  • Calendar

    October 7, 2004
  • News

    October 24, 2002

    The View From the Bottom

    What's it like surviving the telecom bust? Numbers alone don't tell the story.

  • News

    November 19, 1998

    The biggest pump wins

    Bart Sipriano's well dried up four days after Ozarka started pumping water nearby. Under the state's "rule of capture," he has no right to complain.

  • Music

    October 22, 1998

    Korn holed

    It's Hard to Swallow, but Vanilla Ice goes...metal?

  • News

    March 26, 1998

    Will the clothes make the man?

    Dallas' Todd Oldham wants to take his colorful fashions from sassy to classy--and reap big-time profits. But MTV's fashion designer won't have it easy in his quest to transcend trend.

  • Film

    May 1, 1997

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • News

    January 2, 1997
  • Film

    December 22, 1994

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX