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Top Women Golfers Compete In El Dorado This Weekend

TOP WOMEN GOLFERS TO CONVERGE IN ELDORADO, ARK. Beginning today and throughout the weekend, the top rising stars in women’s golf from all over the world will be in El Dorado, Arkansas -- competing for a total purse of $150,000 and a chance to join the Ladies’ Professional Golf Association Tour. It’s all part of the Symetra Tour’s - Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout. Senior Vice President and General Council for Murphy USA, John Moore explains what the tour. "Symetra is really what they call the...

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Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Little Theatre presents "Cash On Delivery."

Airs Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 11 a. m. Bill Beckett Spoke with cast members John Daniel, Jennifer Carsillo, and Paula Sample, about Shreveport Little Theatre’s new production of Michael Cooney’s “ Cash On Delivery .” This production opens tonight, September 13, at 7:30 p.m., with additional show times this Friday and Saturday at 7:30, This Sunday at 2 p.m, and next Friday and Saturday, September 21, and 22, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, September 23, at 2 p.m. For complete details contact...

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Caravan: Alt J in concert

Airs Friday, September 14 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we take trip in our First Hour with Bob Tracy as he and Lee Roundtree host and hour of works by indie artist in a program they call "Black -n- Blues." Then we'll hear a concert from South by Southwest music festival featuring Alt J on the stage at the NPR Music Showcase held in Stubbs in Austin, ... and then in our final hour we search for the "Solace of a Prayer" with tracks from Patty Griffin, Martha Scanlan, The Eric Underwood...

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The Jewish New Year: Music and Inspirational Teachings from the Kabbalah

Airs Monday, September 17, 2018, at 11 a.m. Music and teachings from the Jewish mystical tradition on the High Holy Days. Each year, on the evening of the new moon, the beginning of the month of Tishrei in the Jewish lunar calendar, Jewish people around the world begin a period of prayer and self-examination that ends, ten days later, with a twenty-four hour fast. These are the High Holy Days, beginning with Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and ending with Yom Kippur, the day of atonement....

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The San Francisco Symphony: Stravinsky's Rite of Spring

Airs Monday, September 17, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra under Maestro Michael Tilson Thomas is jouined by violinist Gil Shaham for an all Stravinsky program featuring his Violin Concerto in D major along with Agon for orchestra and the 1947 revision of his Rite of Spring. As an encore we'll also hear Stravinsky's Apollo.

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What's Bugging You For September 18, 2018

Airs Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again Dr. Beverly Burden, an Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident entomologist, joines Bill Beckett to discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. We'll talk about what's new in the insect world and we'll took forward to your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502 .

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Carnegie Hall Live: Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic

Airs Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 1 p.m. Zubin Mehta conducts the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in Mahler's Symphony No. 3. The performance also features mezzo-soprano Mihoko Fujimura, MasterVoices and the Manhattan Girls Chorus. The symphony is a monumental work — the longest in the standard repertoire. John Schaefer and mezzo-soprano dynamo Susan Graham co-host the broadcast.

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Shreveport House Concert Series: Lonesome Heroes

Airs Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 8 p.m. From the Shreveport House Concert series we present the Lonesome Heroes in concert from April of 2018

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Commentator Archie McDonald makes a shopping confession. 

"For the past 50 years the Community Foundation of North Louisiana has been a vital force in improving the quality of life in our community. From their support of the arts to their efforts at reducing poverty and the underlying issues, to improving the education of our children, they have been engaged on all fronts. Join us for a look at their efforts today as we speak with some of the organizations who are improving lives through the generous support of the Community Foundation."

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain shares his views on how racial discrimination and relationships 

Commentator Gary Joiner profiles a nontraditional Civil War soldier.

Commentator Archie McDonald pens a commentary about Independence Day. 

Brian O'Nuanain shares his views about the deficit, the debt, consumerism, smelly diapers, and other serious topics. 

Trail commentator Gary Joiner on Gen. Custer's Last Stand.

   Commentator Archie McDonald has a gentleman's guide to wearing hats.

Commentator Gary Joiner has the history of the railroad.

Commentator Archie McDonald examines the Juneteenth celebration 

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Shadow Files: The Legend of the Fouke Monster

Airs Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White looks at the local legend of the Fouke Monster

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History Matters: A Nation of Immigrants

Red River Radio Vehicle Donation Program

The Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the Vehicle Donation program directly online or if you have any questions about the vehicle donation process, please don't hesitate to reach out to our vehicle experts at 855-277-2346 , or you can call our direct line at 401-808-8277.

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The Story Of Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford on Red River Radio

This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502

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