Arts

9:44am

Wed January 18, 2012
Arts

City of Lufkin saves downtown landmark

This architectural rendering shows the Pines Theater after the restoration is complete.
Main Street Lufkin / City of Lufkin

Lufkin's deputy city manager says the Pines Theater renovation will be completed near the end of the year, at a cost of $1.7 million. The city purchased the 1920s-era building in 2007.

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.

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.

9:20am

Tue December 13, 2011
Arts

Alexandria Museum of Art receives $100,000 gift

The Alexandria Museum of Art is a cultural draw to downtown Alexandria.

The Central Louisiana Community Foundation will give its Community Impact award to the Alexandria Museum of Art at Dec. 14 ceremony.

11:02am

Fri December 9, 2011
Arts

Smithsonian exhibit comes to tiny town

The Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Longleaf, La., opens "Journey Stories," a traveling Smithsonian exhibit. The exhibit allows museum to tell its own story of central Louisiana sawmill workers.

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