Shreveport en ArtBreak celebrates 30 years of promoting arts education A student art festival that began 30 years ago at the Municipal Auditorium as a political statement to support art education in Louisiana public schools is bigger than ever today. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:01:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 58543 at Shreveport agency recruits nearly 1,200 volunteers for litter removal Scores of volunteers will take to the streets and waterways Saturday to pick up litter as part of the Great American Cleanup.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Shreveport Green" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>In Louisiana, 15 chapters of Keep Louisiana Beautiful have organized clean-up efforts. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 58282 at Shreveport cellist to tour with National Youth Orchestra Shreveport cellist Eliot Haas, 17, has been selected to play in the <a href="">National Youth Orchestra of the United States</a>. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:57:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 57469 at Shreveport principal supports 'medical model' training for teachers A Shreveport elementary school principal was invited to Capitol Hill earlier this month to attend a brainstorming Congressional forum and give closing remarks. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:34:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 57128 at Death Row Inmate Released From Angola <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Louisiana man has been released from death row after serving almost 30 years behind bars. New information shows he was not involved in the murder of a Shreveport jeweler in 1983.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:05:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 55641 at Voting begins to select new paint color for Jimmie Davis Bridge The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development seeks input on the new color for the Jimmie Davis Bridge that connects Shreveport-Bossier over the Red River.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="The Jimmie Davis Bridge, built in 1968, has about 21,000 vehicles moving across it each day." data-attribution="Credit" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>The agency has a laundry list of repairs and upgrades it will make to the Jimmie Davis Bridge, including re-decki Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:23:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 55466 at Cliburn memorial concert marks anniversary of pianist's death Exactly one year ago, legendary pianist and Shreveport native Van Cliburn died. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:38:00 +0000 Bill Zeeble, KERA & Bill Zeeble, KERA 54867 at Shreveport's Strand Theatre hosts Kennedy Center festival finalists The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival for Region VI gets underway Wednesday at the <a href="">Strand Theatre</a> in Shreveport. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:36:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 54805 at Sci-Port cultivates next generation of museum-goers A Cincinnati design firm is refining its plans for a children’s museum in Shreveport after a week-long visit with its client <a href="">Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center</a>.&#160;<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>Sci-Port announced an $8.9 &#160;million capital campaign last week that budgets $2 million for a renovated and expanded children’s gallery within its current building.&#160;<span sty Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:23:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 54750 at Shreveport's Bucket List Chalkboard inspires profound thoughts <span style="line-height: 1.5;">At the close of 2013, it’s a good time to check in on the Bucket List Chalkboard in Shreveport. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:58:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 50511 at