A Shreveport man was reported dead after a fatal crash occurred at approximately 11:30 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 20 near milepost 73.5.
According to State Police Public Information Officer Albert Paxton with Troop F, Michael Hubbard, 25, of Shreveport, was driving a 2010 Ford Fusion in the eastbound lanes of I-20, when for unknown reasons, the car left the roadway, crossed the median and struck a 2000 Kenworth 18-wheeler traveling in the westbound lanes, driven by David Alday, 41, of Juarez, Mexico.
A Union Parish company has purchased almost 70 acres of the old Lake D’Arbonne State Park.
Union Property Rentals, LLC was the successful bidder at $415,000 on July 16 for the 68.3-acre parcel. The Louisiana Secretary of State Corporations database lists Willie Sensley Jr., Johnny Dollar and Mike Mabry as officers of the corporation.
Most people have never won something sitting on a toilet, but this month could be someone’s chance to become a champion.
The 2011 Outhouse Grand Nationals are slated for take off at 4 p.m. Sept. 24 on Elm Street in Choudrant. The event is a soapbox derby style race featuring outhouses — complete with a toilet bowl as the seat — as the racecars.