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Family
Monday, Oct. 19, 2020
As sports are ramping back up in select schools and universities in the state, it is important to remember that participation in sports provides numerous benefits, both physically and socially. While these benefits can come with the downside of a sports-related injury, this should not keep our youth on the bench.
Arts & Entertainment
Monday, Oct. 19, 2020
Prize Fest, an online Film, Music, Food, Fashion and Startup Festival, announced its winners on Oct. 13 in a live broadcasted awards show watched throughout the country and the world. In its ninth year, the online festival streamed the work of independent filmmakers, fashion designers, musicians, chefs and startups to a global audience.
In Brief
Monday, Oct. 5, 2020
Just under 30 days shy of the next presidential election, we all have our thoughts about the process. I want to share a concept I started mentioning years ago. For America’s betterment, beginning in 2024, the new president’s term should be six years instead of four.
Community
Monday, Oct. 5, 2020
For the first time, United Way kicked off our annual campaign on Oct. 1 without the aid of a large fundraising event. In past years, we would host the Annual Campaign Kickoff event as a rally to start the fundraising season.
Men's & Women's Health
Monday, Sept. 21, 2020
“The number one thing you can do to help reduce your risk of breast cancer is get your annual mammogram and do monthly selfbreast exams,” said Dr. Chintapalli. “Early detection is key when it comes to breast cancer treatment. The earlier we can treat the cancer with surgery, radiation, chemo or any combination of those, the better.
In Brief
Monday, Sept. 21, 2020
crepe myrtles enhancing the LSUS campus were the university’s gift from the East Shreveport Rotary Club. They were bought and planted by the Rotary Club and other volunteers. Nowhere in your article is that reported. I know. I was president of the East Shreveport Rotary Club when that project was proposed, adopted, and funded.
Arts & Entertainment
Monday, June 15, 2020
Sci-Port Discovery Center, a major regional attraction closed since the “stay at home” ruling in early March, is partially open. This will include the new Gallery of Intrigue, featuring employeeguided Adventures of Intrigue, as well as the IMAX Theatre and the Sawyer Space Dome Planetarium.
Dining
Monday, June 15, 2020
Concerns for safety and the ban on mass gatherings due to COVID-19 have affected Evergreen’s 2020 in-person fundraising events; but their mission to serve, provide for and champion individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities is more important than ever.
Events
Monday, June 15, 2020
Last year, ShrevePride Productions hosted the city’s first-ever Q-Prom and was designed to kick off Pride month and provide a space for the LGBT+ community to connect, network and live their best lives as their true, authentic selves.

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