Scott Ferrell, The Shreveport Times

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The Shreveport Times

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Recent articles by Scott:

Shreveport's Planet Fitness sets date to reopen

Planet Fitness announced its reopening plans to members this week. A letter was sent to members earlier this week detailing the reopening plans. → Read More

Former Times Managing Editor Allan Lazarus dies at 92

Former Times Managing Editor Allan Lazarus died Monday morning at 92. → Read More

What are the best-case, worst-case scenarios for Shreveport-Bossier City economy

The COVID-19 pandemic will likely change the Shreveport-Bossier City economy. What are the best and worst possible outcomes for the cities? → Read More

Caddo Parish has surpassed 1,600 positive COVID-19 cases

The number of positive cases in Caddo Parish jumped by nearly 4% on Saturday. → Read More

COVID-19 update: Coronavirus deaths, cases increase slightly in Caddo, Bossier parishes

Northwest Louisiana continues to show small increases in COVID-19 cases and deaths, with Shreveport's decreases in deaths ranking among the US's best. → Read More

Shreveport ranks among nation's best for decline in COVID-19 deaths

Deaths due to COVID-19 in Shreveport are declining at a rate greater than much of the nation, according to a New York Times analysis. → Read More

COVID-19 cases, deaths continue to grow in Caddo Parish

The number of cases and deaths from COVID-19 continue to climb in Caddo Parish. → Read More

Caddo, Bossier parishes show only small increase in COVID-19 cases

There were only 12 new COVID-19 cases in Caddo and Bossier parishes on Sunday. → Read More

Caddo Parish surpasses 1,900 positive COVID-19 cases

Despite a small increase in cases, Caddo Parish passed the 1,900 mark for positive COVID-19 cases. → Read More

Surge of positive COVID-19 cases raise Caddo Parish's total past 2,200

A backlog of COVID-19 tests results in Caddo Parish surpassing 2,200 positive tests. → Read More

Shreveport Regional had more passengers, then COVID-19 hit. What's ahead at the airport?

Shreveport Regional Airport was successfully pushing for more passengers. Then came COVID-19. What's ahead for the airport? → Read More

Only 3 parishes in northwest Louisiana show an increase in positive COVID-19 cases

Three northwest Louisiana parishes combined for the area's 14 new positive coronavirus cases on Saturday. → Read More

Thirteen new positive COVID-19 tests push Caddo Parish past 2,300 total

Thirteen new cases on Sunday give Caddo Parish 2,312 positive COVID-19 cases. → Read More

Bossier Parish nearing 400 positive COVID-19 cases

With 16 positive cases on Monday, Bossier Parish is nearing 400 cases. → Read More

Northwest Louisiana is under a tornado watch until noon

Northwest Louisiana is under a tornado watch until noon Sunday. → Read More

Shreveport NAACP leader Lloyd Thompson dies

The president of the Shreveport chapter of the NAACP has died after being hospitalized earlier in the week. → Read More

Caddo Parish has nearly 600 COVID-19 cases; Bossier Parish surpasses 100 cases

Caddo Parish now has more than 400 positive coronavirus COVID-19 cases. → Read More

Northwest Louisiana parishes show modest increase in COVID-19 cases

The increase of positive COVID-19 in northwest Louisiana was modest on Sunday. → Read More

Coronavirus update: Confirmed cases in northwest Louisiana near 2,500

Confirmed positive COVID-19 cases in Region 7 are approaching 2,500. → Read More

Coronavirus in NW Louisiana: Only 12 new positive cases in 10 parishes

Six of 10 northwest Louisiana parishes did not have a single new positive COVID-19 case on Sunday. → Read More