Dr. Cheryl White

Host of the Shaddow Files

Dr. Cheryl White is an Associate Professor of History at LSU Shreveport, where she teaches Medieval and Early Modern Europe as well as British history. Dr. White has also been actively engaged in the field of local history, and she has published numerous books and journal articles. She is a frequent speaker and guest lecturer, and her popular Historic Haunts of Shreveport tours continue to raise funds for historic preservation in the region.

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Airs Thursday, October 19, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White takes us back to August 4, 1892, and the tale of Lizzie Borden.

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Airs Thursday, October 12, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White travels to Darrow, Louisiana and examines the ghostly tales of the Gentleman at Houmas House Plantation.

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Airs Thursday. September 14, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White takes us to the exact location of the infamous Big Foot.

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Airs Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White travels back to Medieval Coventry England, and a horse ride of pity for the people of Coventry.

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Airs Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White examines the history and mystery behind the nearly universal practice of tossing coins into the Wishing Well.

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