Special Programs: Upcoming Community and Cultural Programs

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of programming, from classical, jazz and blues to news, public affairs, entertainment and information programming. We will also present specials for various holidays, cultural events, and documentaries on important issues of the day. Bookmark this page for information about these various specials. This page will be updated weekly. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu


  Here is what is coming up on Red River Radio.

  The following is a list of past specials you may have heard.

Courtesy: Chuck Smith / Red River Radio News

COMPETE LA - There's an estimated 653,000 Louisiana adults who have attended college or university and HAVE accumulated  some college credit. But for one reason or another they never completed a degree.  That's one in five adults in Louisiana. And typically most better-paying jobs often require a college degree.

Dr. Beverely Burden answers your questions
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Airs Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at 6 p.m. Once again Dr. Beverly Burden, an Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident entomologist, joined 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.

Courtesy: Lockheed Martin

CAMDEN, ARKANSAS JOBS - Lockheed Martin, a global security and aerospace company  will  be  expanding  it’s  center of excellence in Camden, Arkansas, investing  $142 million and adding  hundreds  of  jobs.  Arkansas Governor  Asa Hutchinson was at the  International Air Show in Paris, France yesterday. He was among several Lockheed-Martin  officials  as he  made  this announcement  via  a  Faceboook  cellphone video.

Generalfeldmarschall Friedrich Paulus (left), with his chief of staff, Generalleutnant Arthur Schmidt (centre) and his aide, Wilhelm Adam (right), after their surrender
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Airs Tuesday, June 19, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Joiner studies a Major Miscalculation Hitler made during WW II which occurred 76 years ago this week, and how Hitler’s arrogance seals his fate.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.