Blanchard Kissing Bandit Apprehended
As a small town of about 3,000 people Blanchard is far from being a famous city in Louisiana.  It is known for being the hometown of a few notable people.  Shreveport mayor Ollie Tyler was born there.  Longtime professional golfer Hal Sutton was raised there
New Walmart Planned for North Shreveport
Wal-Mart is planning to build a Supercenter in the north Shreveport/Blanchard area. It would be built on a 29-acre tract of land on Louisiana Highway-One between Pinehill Road and Highway 538.
Poke Salad Festival This Weekend In Blanchard
If you're looking for something to do with the family this weekend, look no further than Blanchard... For the 37th annual Poke Salad Festival!
The festivities kick off tomorrow, Thursday the 12th, and run through Saturday.