Tropical Storm Isaac http://redriverradio.org en Bossier steps up its sandbagging operation http://redriverradio.org/post/bossier-steps-its-sandbagging-operation <P>The Bossier Parish Highway Department's sandbagging operations in Benton stayed open overnight. Thousands of sandbags were handed out yesterday by public works departments in north Louisiana. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provides the sand and bags during emergencies. Bossier Parish is using prison inmate labor to fill the sandbags. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:26:03 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 16446 at http://redriverradio.org Bossier steps up its sandbagging operation