The Better Business Bureau’s® 14th Annual Torch Award Event will be from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm, October 26th at East Ridge Country Club.

Proceeds from our annual torch awards go to student scholarships.   The BBB will present scholarships to students from LSU-Shreveport, Southern University-Shreveport, Bossier Parish Community College, Centenary College of Louisiana, Louisiana Tech University, Northwestern State University and University of Louisiana- Monroe.

Scott Muscutt, General Manager, Shreveport Mudbugs is the featured speaker.

Here are the businesses that have been nominated:

The finalists in the Integrity category are Paul’s Home Inspection Service, LLC; Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC,  Medic Pharmacy and First Guaranty Bank.

The finalists in the Customer Commitment category are Johnson’s Moving & Storage of Shreveport; Automatic Payroll Systems, Inc. and Robert Brown Plumbing, LLC.

The finalists in the Good Neighbor category are Bos-Man’s Barber College, LLC; Highland Clinic and Roppolo’s Insulation, LLC.

The Finalists in the Non-Profit category are Gingerbread House Bossier/Caddo Children’s Advocacy Center; Community Renewal International; The ARC Caddo-Bossier and United Way of Northwest Louisiana.

Tickets are $40.00 per person. Call 797-1330 to get your tickets.