Patriot Awards Event Details Start: 11 September 2015 11:30 am Venue: Bossier Civic Center Patriot Awards honoring local heroes for their dedication and service to the community both on the job as well as for community involvement. The event will recognize Bossier City and Parish policemen, firemen, and all branches of the military for their dedication and service. Elizabeth McCormick, former US Army Black Hawk Helicopter Pilot, will serve as the keynote speaker. Bossier Parish Police Jury President, Jack Skaggs, will also speak on behalf of Bossier Parish and recognize those who worked tirelessly during the 2015 flood of the Red River this past summer. The recipient of the 2015 Patriot Award will be announced at the luncheon on September 11.