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  1. 'Salem' is the first scripted series for WGN with Janet Montgomery & Shane WestRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Examiner.com

    WGN enters the scripted series race tonight with " Salem ," filmed in Shreveport, Louisiana, where the sets for the 17th century town were built from scratch.

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  2. 'Salem' premiere: Janet Montgomery can 'get quite evil'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Zap2it.com

    ... had woods and what appeared to be a sea," Braga explains to Zap2it , "because Salem was trapped between those." Shreveport, La., was chosen as the production location -- and a mythology is being built as well, since the cast and crew recognize the ...

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  3. Venus and Serena Williams' dad tells of his dirt poor upbringing in the southRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... controversial father of tennis champs Venus and Serena, has written a book about growing up in abject poverty in Shreveport, Louisiana, and his run-ins with the Ku Klux Klan As well as becoming father to a young son, Dylan, and pursuing an interest ...

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  4. Easter sunrise services held locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    "Christ is risen." "He is risen indeed." With those simple words, a crowd of perhaps 200 people at Shreveport's East Kings Highway "Duck Pond" Park joined in communion today with millions of other Christians, in Shreveport and Bossier City and around the world, celebrating Easter through their faith in the risen Jesus Christ.

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  5. Witches cast spell on 'Salem' seriesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... find land that had woods and what appeared to be a sea," Braga said, "because Salem was trapped between those." Shreveport, La., was chosen as the production location. "I was hooked from the moment I first heard this idea," said "Star ...

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  6. Junior Achievement Inspires Students at Shreveport Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    ... learning what to do once they leave school. Junior Achievement of North Louisiana, in partnership with the Shreveport Rotary Club, organized and presented "JA Inspires: A Work-Readiness Initiative" for the benefit of Caddo and Bossier students. ...

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  7. Stroller for April 20, 2014Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Shreveport. ... Robby Carter, of Shreveport. ... Bobby Carter, of Shreveport. ... Helen Clark, of Greenwood. ... Chuckie Dotie, of Shreveport. ... LaDeidra Evans Moore, 26, of Shreveport. ... Kyle Hines, of Keithville. ... Terrance V. Thomas, 5, of Shreveport. Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pick up all unwanted animals. If you bring in your domestic animal, mainly dogs and cats, the Animal Control office will accept them. Bossier Animal Control, (318) 741-8499, Caddo Animal Control, (318) 226-6624 or DeSoto Animal Control, (318) 871-2900. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at Bossier, Caddo and DeSoto. To place information in Stroller, call (318) 459-3233 between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. weekdays and between 2 and 5 p.m. weekends. Send email to peachesealy@gannett.com Label: Attention Stroller.

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  8. Children gather eggs, vie for prizes at Sci-Port huntRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Pirate ships proved just as enticing as Easter eggs for Ember Sproles Saturday at Sci-Port in Shreveport.

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  9. Event honors about 500 veterans, their familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    "Veterans from our nation's wars don't seek accolades. They don't even seek thanks," Shreveport native and retired Army Gen.

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  10. Pope Francis continues to make impact on Catholic ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    ... emphasis on living out of the Gospel message of mercy, love, charity." Bishop Michael Duca, of the Diocese of Shreveport, said the pontiff has revitalized in a new way the ministry of the pope in the Catholic Church. "I won't say he's changed ...

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  11. Tim Fletcher: Refurbish Hirsch Coliseum? Whose job is it?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    "Should the city, state or parish pay up to $10 million to repair a building owned by a private company so an individual businessman who arrived in Shreveport last fall can continue to trot out a championship product enjoyed by so few?" Hirsch Memorial Coliseum turns 60 years old this year and thanks to new tenants, the ABA champion ... (more)

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  12. Death notices for April 20, 2014Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Shreveport and formerly of Natchez, died Tuesday; services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, Shreveport; burial in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Shreveport; arrangements through ...

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  13. Moving Dirt: Boneheads opening Shreveport locationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Moving Dirt details construction in Shreveport and Bossier City. If there's a project you'd like to know more about, email location details to mmarcotte@shreveporttimes.com.

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  14. Region Briefs: Chamber to welcome new businessRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    ... was the most significant engagement of the Red River Campaign, becoming the Union's failed attempt to capture Shreveport and occupy East Texas as the Confederate troops scored a major victor. The battle involved almost 30,000 troops and results in ...

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  15. Charity Profile: The New RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Name: The New Room, a ministry of Grace Community United Methodist Church. Location: 4140 Greenwood Road, Shreveport.

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  16. Buzz on BusinessRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    Shreveport River Cities Preferred Chapter of BNI, a networking organization specializing in business referrals among members, will host Visitors' Day from noon until 1:30 p.m., April 22 at Ralph & Kacoo's, 1700 Old Minden Road, No. 141 ...

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  17. Don't allow payday lending reform to languishRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    ... On Wednesday, Interfaith leaders and pastors gathered outside the State Office Building on Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport to bring attention to SB 84. "We've gathered here to urge our senators, Sen. (Greg) Tarver (D-Shreveport) and Sen. (Sherri) ...

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  18. SRAC sees healthy financial growthRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    The Shreveport Regional Arts Council, which serves as an umbrella organization for cultural programming and activities in Shreveport, experienced healthy financial growth in 2013.

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  19. NSU's Randy Webb has been a visionary leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times

    ... in the performance. It was then that I immediately understood the affection the students have for him. We at the Shreveport-Bossier Business Alliance for Higher education wish him and Brenda all the best, and we join the community in thanking him ...

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  20. With 'Salem,' WGN America hopes to put a spell on TV viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Detroit News

    Shreveport, La. -- A woodsy stretch of Willow Lake Farm, just outside this city, has been painstakingly built to look like a 17th century New England village, filled with shops and houses with steep-pitched roofs and drab clapboard exteriors.

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