Chuck Smith

News Producer

Chuck Smith brings more than 30 years'  experience to Red River Radio  having started out as a radio news reporter and moving into television journalism as a newsmagazine producer / host,  talk-show moderator, programming director and managing producer and news director / anchor  for commercial, public broadcasting and educational television.  He has more recently worked in advertising, marketing and public relations as a writer, video producer and media consultant.   In pursuit of higher learning,  Chuck studied Mass Communications at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia and motion picture / television production at the University of California at Los Angeles.   He has also taught writing for television at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina and video / film production at Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport.

The city of Natchitoches is moving away from greenbacks when festival-goers pay for food, drinks and merchandise sold by riverfront vendors.

The National Weather Service in Shreveport says recent rains will make a small but significant impact on the drought plaguing the Ark-La-Tex.

The late John Shenaut led the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra for 33 years. He was known for spotting talented local musicians, and helping to advance their careers.

An animated short film created in Shreveport is one of 10 advancing in the voting process for the 84th Academy Awards.

The head of a Texas nonprofit focused on improving education for military children spoke to Bossier City officials, businesspeople and school administrators about the plight of military families.

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