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.

Hispanic entrepreneurs and business leaders from East Texas and Northwest Louisiana will gather in Bossier City to recognize their cultural contributions and impact on the area economy.

The Louisiana Beekeepers Association is marking a half-century of honey production in the state at its annual convention in Pineville, December 2-3.

Five upscale stores open in Shreveport in time for Black Friday. Shoppes at Bellemead manager says expansion is a bellwether for area economy.

A team of Texas biologists has found that some fish in Caddo Lake show signs of liver damage that may be linked to mercury pollution.

The National Institutes of Health is recruiting 55,000 people for a multi-decade study to learn about the human toll of the BP Oil Spill.