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7:35am

Fri December 14, 2012
Commentary

East Texas writer begins Friday morning commentaries

Red River Radio is pleased to welcome Gary Borders of Longview as its new Friday morning commentator.

Red River Radio welcomes new commentator Gary Borders of Longview to its Friday morning schedule.

Borders has been a journalist and editor for more than 30 years. During his career, he worked as editor and publisher of newspapers in Longview, Lufkin, Nacogdoches and San Augustine.

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9:35am

Thu December 13, 2012
Local

KTBS-TV firings draw attention to social media policy

Rhonda Lee/Facebook

KTBS-TV, the ABC affiliate in Shreveport, is getting backlash on a national level over the firing of two employees who reportedly violated the station’s social media policy. The employees were dismissed last month. The station’s general manager George Sirven said in an email to Red River Radio that the two had violated a procedure for responding to viewer comments posted to KTBS’s Facebook page.

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7:35am

Thu December 13, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

What Was I Thinking for December 13, 2012

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain travels back to the time of Rousseau, and part one of a long at his futuristic visions on education.

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12:38pm

Wed December 12, 2012
Local

Shreveport town halls take up LSU reorganization

LSU interim president William Jenkins speaks with faculty at LSU Shreveport about the university system reorganization.
Credit Kate Archer Kent

LSU System interim president William Jenkins came face-to-face with faculty concerns at two town hall meetings in Shreveport Tuesday. The discussion addressed the forthcoming structural changes at LSU. Faculty at LSU Health Shreveport voiced fears of losing their autonomy and budgetary control under the proposed changes. Jenkins said this realignment must be done because LSU is facing its own kind of "fiscal cliff." This restructuring could save millions of dollars once completed. 

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12:47pm

Tue December 11, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: A look back at the Red Kettle campaign

Commentator Gary Joiner explores the history of the Salvation Army and its Red Kettle campaign.

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