Designers from the likes of Apple and Nike will be in Magnolia, Arkansas, April 3 to discuss this question: Are the arts necessary in a depressed economy? The forum is at Southern Arkansas University's Foundation Hall at 2 p.m.
The Barbershop Harmony Society's "Harmony on the Red" will draw choruses and quartets from four states with more than 300 singers participating in the district contest.
Shreveport-based photographer Neil Johnson will receive the 2012 Michael P. Smith Documentary Photography from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.
The Gregg County Historical Museum is planning an old-time shotgun wedding at its Dalton Days event slated for April 14.
Congratulations to Moonbot Studios for Winning the Oscar for Best Animated Short. Listen again to Kate Archer Kent's interview which was featured on Marketplace on Friday.
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