February: Through the Years!
Feb. 2020: High School Baseball/Softball season starts!
Feb. 2, 1930: Southland Theatre showcased their first “talking’ program featuring “Street Girl” staring Betty Compson.
Feb. 1, 1930 Shreveport Journal
Barksdale Blvd. In 1952 or before. Southland Theatre ‘s
sign can be seen in the upper left corner
1998.047.264 Bossier Chamber of Commerce Collection
Feb. 5, 1931: A Red Cross Chapter for Bossier Parish was
1952: Miss Malone taking Mr. Wayne Schwietzer's
blood pressure at the Blood Drive on May 29, 1952.
1998.047.206 Bossier Chamber Of Commerce Collection
Feb. 5, 1931
Feb. 24, 1843: Bossier Parish was formed. Celebrating 177 years!!!
1999.032.006 Touchstone Collection
An act to create a new Parish in the Parish of Claiborne to be called Parish of Bossier
Sec 1st} Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Louisiana in General assembly convened.
"That all that portion or tract of Country in the Parish of Claiborne bordering on Red River and bounded as follows to wit.
Starting at the mouth of Loggy Bayou on the western bank of said Bayou, thence following the shore of said Bayou to Lake Bistineau thence up along the shore of said Lake to Bayou Dorcheat, thence up along the shore of said Bayou to the line between the State of Arkansas and Louisiana thence west on said line to the Eastern Bank of Red River, thence down along said River to the point Starting shall form a separate Parish to be called the Parish of Bossier"
(Signed) C. [Charles] Derbigny
Speaker of the House of Reps.
(Signed) Felix Garcia
Pres. of the Senate
Approved February 24th 1843
(Signed) A. [Alexander] Mouton
Gov of the State of Louisiana