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Blanchard

9:32am

Thu September 13, 2012
Local

Blanchard breaks ground on water treatment plant

The north Caddo Parish town of Blanchard will draw water from Caddo Lake, as part of a $17 million water treatment facility under construction. The town used low-interest loans through federal and state agencies to make it a reality. The plant will be able to produce 5 million gallons a day when it's completed in a year.

9:45am

Wed April 11, 2012
Local

Businesses, residents in rural north Louisiana prepare for I-49

Construction is progressing on Interstate 49 to the Arkansas border. A north Shreveport business owner expects he'll get more customers with improved access to the region.