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FLASH FLOOD CONCERNS - Although Tropical Storm Cindy has been downgraded to a Tropical Depression and is weakening, hazardous weather conditions still remain along with possible flooding in low-lying areas. The National Weather Service did issue a Tornado Warning earlier this morning as radar indicated tornadic conditions approaching Campti, Louisiana in Natchitoches parish, moving east-northeast at 15 mph. So far no storm damage has been reported and the tornado warning has expired at 7:30am...
Airs Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Blayne Weaver who stars in the role of Black Stache in Stage Center’s production of Peter and the Starcatcher, which open up Thursday June 22, at 7:30 pm at the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse in Shreveport. Show times extend through this weekend and next and additional information can be found at Stage Center or by calling 318-218-9978 .
Airs Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 12 noon. This week The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Vincenzo Bellini's Norma starring Sondra Radvanovsky as Norma, Russell Thomas as Pollione, Elizabeth DeShong as Adalgisa, and Andrea Silvestrelli as Oroveso. Kevin Newbury directs with Michael Black as chorus master and the Lyric Opera Chorus & Orchestra under the direction of Riccardo Frizza.
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Airs Monday, June 26, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live Michael Tilson Thomas leads the San Francisco Symphony in an all Mahler.
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Airs Friday, June 23, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Gary Borders remembers Jimmy LaFave.
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