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11:00am

Fri June 21, 2013
Local

Panola College in Carthage, Texas, ramps up GED testing

Officials at Panola College in Carthage, Texas, urge hundreds of students to finish their high school equivalency test and buckle down this summer to prepare for it. The GED has been overhauled. The changeover to the new test will occur in January. Students who haven’t passed all portions of the current GED by then will have to start over again.

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7:35am

Fri June 21, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Snakes in a newspaper has many sequels

Credit Diboll Free Press, 1984

Gary Borders, our resident snake photo enthusiast, explores the curious tradition of dead-snake photos making their way into the pages of East Texas newspapers.

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6:00pm

Thu June 20, 2013
Bird Calls

Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford

Aired Thursday, June 20 at 6 p.m.  Ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, took your calls on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. He answered your questions about our avian world. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird you'd like Cliff to research for identity send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu.
Listen to the show again and see photos emailed to us here

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10:57am

Thu June 20, 2013
Local

Who ya gonna call? Paranormal enthusiasts descend on Shreveport

Veteran ghost hunter John Combs of Shreveport has been researching paranormal activity in his home and others for 43 years.
Credit Kate Archer Kent

Shreveport’s Downtown Development Authority is putting on the city’s first Paranormal Festival that gets under way today and is expected to draw hundreds of professional ghost hunters and curious first-timers who want to cross it off their bucket list.

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7:35am

Thu June 20, 2013
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for June 20, 2013

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain takes note of the passing of Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

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