Lufkin http://redriverradio.org en Lufkin natural history museum lands NASA moon rock exhibit http://redriverradio.org/post/lufkin-natural-history-museum-lands-nasa-moon-rock-exhibit <p>The Naranjo Museum of Natural History in Lufkin unveiled an almost 4 billion-year-old moon rock display this week that is on permanent loan from NASA’s Johnson Space Center. It came from the Apollo 14 space mission, and is the largest moon rock sample in NASA’s display collection.</p><p>Museum CEO Neal Naranjo says last year the museum displayed a small sample for a short time, and more than 330 school tours came through the museum to see it.</p> Thu, 01 May 2014 14:02:16 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 43667 at http://redriverradio.org Lufkin natural history museum lands NASA moon rock exhibit Red River Radio Spotlight: The Miracle Worker at Angelina Arts Alliance http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-miracle-worker-angelina-arts-alliance <p><strong>Aired Friday, February 28 at 11 a.m.</strong> &nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">Bill </span>Beckett<span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;"> talks with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director of the Angelina Arts Alliance, about <strong>The Miracle Worker</strong>, a true life story performed here by the Montana Repertory </span>Theatre<span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">. The Miracle Worker will be presented on Tuesday, March </span>4<span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 17.5px;">&nbsp;at</span><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;7:30 p.m. at the Angelina Arts Alliance in </span>Lufkin<span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;For more information you can visit <strong><a href="http://www.angelinaarts.org/" target="_blank">Angelina Arts Alliance</a></strong> or call at <strong>936 – 633 – 5454</strong>. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:38:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Tracy Pinkerton 40752 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: The Miracle Worker at Angelina Arts Alliance Lufkin woman expands birthday cake charity for underprivileged children http://redriverradio.org/post/lufkin-woman-expands-birthday-cake-charity-underprivileged-children <p>A Lufkin woman is baking cakes – hundreds of them every year – to help disadvantaged children have a memorable birthday. Debbie Coleman started her nonprofit <a href="http://cakeangelsfoundation.vpweb.com/">Cake Angels Foundatio</a>n in 2010, and has since baked more than 1,300 cakes for children whose families can’t afford to buy them one.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:53:16 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 39429 at http://redriverradio.org Lufkin woman expands birthday cake charity for underprivileged children Gary Borders: 'My Last Presentation' is memorable, heartfelt http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-my-last-presentation-memorable-heartfelt <p>Commentator Gary Borders describes a unique hour-long goodbye video at the Pines Theater in Lufkin. It was replete with Mr. Peanut, monkey business and movie candy, resulting in a one-of-a-kind memorial service for a beloved art professor.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Borders 34661 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: 'My Last Presentation' is memorable, heartfelt Red River Radio Spotlight: Angelina Arts Alliance http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-angelina-arts-alliance-0 <p><strong>Aired Thursday, September 12 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett </strong>talks with<strong> Tracy Pinkerton, </strong>the Executive Director of the <strong>Arts Alliance </strong>about<strong> Rhythmic Circus: Feet Don’t Fail Me Now,</strong> the opening show in their new season at the Angelina Arts Alliance. For information about this and their entire season you can visit the<strong> </strong><strong><a href="http://www.angelinaarts.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Angelina Arts Alliance</strong></a></strong>&nbsp;for details or call&nbsp;<strong>936–633–5454.</strong></p><p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 33324 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Angelina Arts Alliance