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Courtesy: LSU Health-Shreveport

(From LSU-Health Shreveport office of Public Affairs, Communications and Development 
June 8, 2021)

Courtesy: LSUS

  “LSUS Vaccination Day”.  This event will be open to the public so please encourage friends, family, neighbors to come to the UC between 10 and 2 on Tuesday, April 20.  Free munchies on site and LSU employees and staff can use their vaccination card to receive a free beverage of choice at Stacks Coffeshop in Noel Library.  Hope to see you there!!!

Please pre-register at

Courtesy: CNN

ARK POLICE CHIEF RESIGNS (AP) — The police chief of a small  North  Arkansas community  has resigned after posting social media threats calling for violence  towards  Democrats.  Marshall, Arkansas  Mayor Kevin Elliott said in a statement over the weekend that Police Chief Lang Holland had resigned effective immediately.  Elliott said the city  "...strongly condemns Holland’s  posts ..." after his online comments drew outrage from local residents and other people nationwide..

Airs Tuesday, November 3, 2020, at 6 p.m. During a year unlike any other in our lifetimes, the question remains, who will American voters choose to lead our country? American voters finally get their chance to voice their opinions today over the cacophony of rhetoric. NPR News and Red River Radio will follow closely and bring you the latest update throughout election night. Join us beginning at 6 p.m. for live anchored Special Coverage from NPR news featuring a rotation of NPR hosts Lulu Garcia Navarro, Ari Shapiro, Ailsa Chang, Michel Martin, and Sarah McCammon, and joining them will be the NPR Politics unit, NPR correspondents, editors and member station reporters, as well as elected officials, political analysts and other guests. And an anxious nation awaits the results of critical contests around the country and Red River Radio will provide you the latest updates Tuesday Night, November 3, beginning at 6 p.m. on Red River Radio.


 COMING TO ARKANSAS -Second City Summer Blockbuster will perform June 14th at the Murphy Arts District's Griffin Music Hall in El Dorado, Arkansas. Second City launched the careers of  Bill Murray. Tina Fey. Stephen Colbert. Amy Poehler.  Just like comic book super heroes, they too have an origin story, and it begins at The Second City. This summer The Second City presents the next generation of comedy superstars in Summer Blockbuster. Leave your 3-D glasses at home, because the explosions of laughter will be real.

Moonbot Studios / Moonbot Studios

Moonbot Studios William Joyce announces the return of the Academy Award-winning company in Shreveport, Louisiana.

COURTESY: Texas Promise Tuition Fund

SAVING FOR TEXAS COLLEGE TUITION:  The extended deadline for parents to enroll their children under one year old in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund is Sunday,  July 31st.  The program is a state-run 529 college savings fund where Texas residents can lock in their children's future college tuition at participating Texas colleges and universities at current rates.


Red River Radio Local Newscast - July 28, 2016 - 8 a.m.

Courtesy: Texas Shakespeare Festival

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE:  Veteran actor/director Stephen Wyman appears as "Shylock" in the production of  "The Merchant of Venice",  just one of several plays presented at this year's Texas Shakespeare Festival in Kilgore, Texas.

This is the 30th anniversary of the festival which concludes with final performances on July 31st.

Red River Radio Local Newscast - July 25, 2016 - 8 a.m.