Maria Vargas Sermons runs Total Yard Care, LLC. Total Yark Care, which opened its doors more than 30 years ago in the Shreveport-Bossier area, becoming one of the region's largest landscaping companies.
“We really only have one planet to call home," said Kate Hasapes, Barksdale’s Environmental Program Manager. "It's important for us to make sure we are doing a good job of keeping everyone in the community safe , keeping the base in their regulatory requirements, and making sure our environment is happy and healthy.”
A team from KSLA will play in the inaugural 1st & Give Flag Football Tournament, put on by the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl. The tournament will feature several organizations and companies across the area who will play for a charity of choice.
Texarkana Arkansas Police Chief Kristie Bennett says in 2020, concerns over COVID-19 caused the cancellation of National Night Out in her city. She says there are still concerns this year, but felt it was important for the community and the police department to rebound.
The stigma surrounding mental health issues is a powerful thing among African Americans, particularly men, says Dr. Kevin Washington, head of the Department of Psychology/Sociology at Grambling State University.
Ureaka Black is accused of throwing two of her children off the Cross Lake bridge on Sept. 24, resulting in the death of the younger one. Now, her sisters are speaking out, saying they’ve suspected she’s had mental health issues her whole life.