Fired Atlanta fire chief speaks at Augusta church

...fire, he decided he wanted to be a firefighter, he said.In 1981, he became a firefighter. He served as fire chief of Shreveport, La., before becoming Atlanta's fire chief in 2008. In 2009, he was appointed to the head of the U.S. Fire Administration...

Independence Bowl teams trying to avoid losing season

SHREVEPORT, La. - A three-game losing streak...Now the two teams find themselves in Shreveport.That certainly wasn't the preseason...BE HERE?: It's not a secret that Shreveport was not the destination of choice for...

Gamecocks hold off 'Canes in Independence Bowl

SHREVEPORT, La. - It took South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier less than two quarters to abandon his game plan and go back to what he knows...

South Carolina's Mike Davis to enter NFL Draft after bowl

SHREVEPORT, La. - South Carolina junior running back Mike Davis is leaving the Gamecocks for the NFL Draft after the Independence Bowl...

South Carolina to play Miami in Independence Bowl

South Carolina will face Miami in the Duck Commander Independence Bowl on Dec. 27 in Shreveport, La.The Gamecocks started the season as one of the favorites to win the Southeastern Conference, but struggled on the way to...

Michaux: Georgia needs splashy replacement for Mike Bobo

...disturbing 6-6 regular season. A 24-21 win Saturday over an equally mediocre Miami in the Duck Commander Independence Bowl in Shreveport. La., avoided Spurrier's first losing season since his first year at Duke in 1987.The situation was made worse in December...

Football game in Shreveport, La., is postponed by Isaac

Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech have decided to postpone Thursday night's season opener in Shreveport because of Hurricane Isaac's forecast path through Louisiana.The game has been rescheduled until Oct. 13, which had been...

Mrs. Grace Short (SHREVEPORT, LA)

SHREVEPORT, LA - Mrs. Grace Carter Short, 93, of Shreveport, beloved wife of the late Mr. George W. Short...Tuesday, December 24, 2002, at Willis Knighton, Shreveport. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m on Saturday...

Mrs. Grace Short (SHREVEPORT, La.)

SHREVEPORT, La. - Mrs. Grace Carter Short, of Shreveport, beloved wife of the late Mr. George W. Short Sr...Tuesday, December 24, 2002, at Willis Knighton, Shreveport. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday...

Mr. Alfred S. Frazier (SHREVEPORT, La.)

Send flowers to this funeral SHREVEPORT, La. - Entered into rest September...Knighton Pierremont Hospital, Shreveport, Retired SFC E-7 Alfred Samuel...for many years before moving to Shreveport. He retired from the U.S. Army...