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Texas Avenue Makers Fair Coming Soon
The Texas Avenue Makers Fair returns...next month! The Texas Avenue Community Association is hosting the Spring 2012 edition of the fair Saturday, April 14th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event, described by organizers as "not your momma's craft fair," spans the 800 block of Tex…
So Glad Easter on the Bayou is Back This Year!
The last time I remember us doing Easter on the Bayou, I was still new to the radio biz.  I was a part-timer-trying-to-become-a-full-timer, learning about how to promote station events, and helping out wherever and whenever I could.  This was also before I had a little one of my own...
Food, Fun and Games Ahead of Back-to-School Time
The Shreveport Police Department's Community Oriented Policing Bureau is sponsoring a "Back to School Extravaganza" at the police complex tomorrow. The event is a unique opportunity tailored to create positive interactions between officers and children heading back to school n…
Holiday in Dixie 2011
I went to the Holiday in Dixie Festival yesterday, the final day of the 2011 run. My little girl Emma, my sister Karyn and I had so much fun riding rides, playing games and enjoying the great food (I had the blackened alligator from the Ralph and Kacoo's booth...