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Monday, May 23, 2016


The property, in the heart of South Highlands, was built by Steve Simon Contruction on a formerly heavily wooded and overgrown corner lot. Embracing the site and nature, the home sits snugly in place as if it has long been there. Pollard-Hodgson architects added flourishes throughout the home as well.
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Monday, May 9, 2016

Crawfish in hot water, competing with poboys, étouffée and alligator for center stage at Mudbug Festival

Shreveport-Bossier City may be just minutes from the Texas state line but make no mistake! This is Louisiana, where people like to celebrate with all the senses. Visitors can experience those sights, sounds, tastes, smells and even touch a live crawfish this Memorial Day weekend at Mudbug Madness.
Monday, April 25, 2016

Forum exit interview with John Grindley

Grindley’s move to Straight Up Technologies will be to another edgy corporate environment, not unlike Cohab in some ways. SUT accesses and solves problems in the field for businesses and their events, including such clients as Google, SalesForce, NBA, the British Open and film director Michael Bay.
Arts & Entertainment
Monday, April 25, 2016

Recreating George Rodrigue’s Aioli Dinner on the grounds of Frierson Plantation

Jacques Rodrigue, one of the late George Rodrigue’s sons, will be in attendance at the Frierson event. “The setting of oak trees at Frierson Plantation feels very similar to locations of where the original dinners were held,” Jacques explained. “The oak trees and landscape were always so essential to that history.
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Monday, April 25, 2016


Maj. Jared J. Maline, ground boss of the 2016 show and operations flight commander of the Second Civil Engineer Squadron, described the enormous amount of effort and coordination required to produce the event. “It can definitely be a hectic kind of effort,” he said.
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Monday, April 25, 2016


Coleman really knew he wanted to be a pilot from the time he was just 3 years old, he said, but he didn’t get to begin his professional career until the age of 19. Before that time finally came, he made sure to hit every flying milestone as soon as he could.
Monday, April 11, 2016

Brewing beer built to drink for all seasons, all occasions

“It’s a beautiful historic building with a rich history that acts as a kind of gateway to downtown,” said co-owner and founder, Beau Raines. “After looking everywhere from Benton to Robson Road, we were fortunate to land this location. We’re happy to call it home.
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Monday, March 28, 2016

Community shows support for designer, friend battling cancer

Ryder, best known for her stunning bridal creations from Jane Ryder Millinery and Accessories and her work on the television series “Salem,” welcomed guests for an afternoon fashion show. Food and cocktails were provided by Andrew Randall with Krimson Kook, and a silent auction featured items donated by area artists.
Men's & Women's Health
Monday, March 14, 2016

Holy Angels program promotes wellness for residents

The National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability is focused on examining health disparities among adults with disabilities and is trying to help them achieve health benefits through increased participation in physical and social activities.
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Monday, March 14, 2016

Line Avenue shopping district shines light on latest retail center, new businesses and fresh locations

The Line Avenue shopping district that runs through South Highlands in Shreveport has been a popular dining and shopping destination for years now. have continued to compete well with big retailers in other parts of town. Lately, there has been even more activity in this popular neighborhood as businesses have moved up and moved around.

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