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8:33am

Tue January 10, 2012
Arts

Marshall mourns late blues icon Omar Sharriff

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Boogie-woogie master pianist  Omar Sharriff was the last known link to this style of blues music. He was 73.

7:35am

Tue January 10, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: The Battle of New Orleans

As Louisiana marks the bicentennial of the War of 1812, commentator Gary Joiner explores the pivotal Battle of New Orleans.

2:21pm

Mon January 9, 2012
Local

SouthArk receives its largest gift ever from a single donor

South Arkansas Community College was one of 40 nonprofit groups to receive a gift from the $11 million estate of a Fort Smith, Ark., accountant.

8:56am

Fri January 6, 2012
Arts

Norton Research Library reopens, rare books on display

The remodeled Norton Research Library features exotic woods and literature-inspired artwork alongside rare and antiquarian books.
R.W. Norton Art Gallery

The R.W. Norton Art Gallery in Shreveport will reopen its research library Saturday after a five-year renovation project and the cataloging of 13,000 volumes.

7:35am

Fri January 6, 2012
Commentary

McDonald: Decor complements the passions of its inhabitants

Interior decorating is on Archie McDonald's mind, and he comments on how decor often speaks to the inner passions and pursuits of home dwellers.

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