Congratulations to Kate Archer Kent and Alexandyr Kent on their new arrivals to the family. Alistair and Hugo Kent made their landing on Wednesday, May 7, with Alistair weighing in at 6 lbs. 2 oz. and Hugo weighing in at 6 lbs. 7 oz. Obviously, Kate will be covering an entirely different set of news stories for the next several months as new arrivals make news daily. Please join all of us at Red River Radio as we congratulate Kate and Alexandyr on these adorable new additions to the family.
A series of meetings this month in East Texas will mark formal steps to draft a county-by-county broadband plan for the region.
The East Texas Regional Broadband Initiative is a 14-county project led by the East Texas Council of Governments or ETCOG alongside the consultancy of Connected Texas, which aims to advance technology in rural Texas.
Ron Turner, Connected Texas’ community technology adviser, says he plans to hold meetings in all 14 counties to develop tailored plans for broadband connectivity.
Centenary College student Tierra Range will leave May 16 for Singapore through an American Chemical Society study abroad program.
Credit Submitted Centenary College
A Centenary College biochemistry major leaves for Singapore next week to take part in a prestigious international research program through the American Chemical Society.
Tierra Range, 19, of Shreveport is one of 17 students nationwide who was selected to do a 10-week summer research program through the American Chemical Society’s International Research Experience for Undergraduates.
Range says she’ll work with a professor at National University of Singapore to study dye-sensitized solar cells that are often used to convert sunlight into electrical energy.