It seems like every few weeks we are getting news that another business is closing down in Shreveport-Bossier. Whether it be a local place or a national chain, it seems that some places just can't survive in the area.
Seems like everything you hear about the economy in Shreveport/Bossier is bad. The GM plant closed in 2012 and has not been redeveloped as promised. In the past few weeks it was revealed that Louisiana has the highest sales tax rate in the entire nation...
Last week, James Verone walked into an RBC bank –sans gun – with a robbery plan. However, unlike most bank robbers, his plan did not involve walking out with loads of cash.
Instead, the 59-year-old North Carolina man actually wanted to be arrested so he’d have access to prison healthcare provided by the government.