The first ever study of high-speed passenger rail in Texas is under way. The study will show whether it makes economic sense for Amtrak to run high-speed trains between Shreveport-Bossier and the Metroplex.
Developers of a new $197 million Bossier City riverfront casino say there is plenty of profit margin for a sixth casino in Shreveport-Bossier. Construction officially began Wednesday on the Margaritaville Resort Casino.
Louisiana Rehabilitation Services is using state and federal funding to provide personalized employment training to people with disabilities through the state's Second Injury Fund. Over the past six months 245 people have found jobs.