Wed December 14, 2011

Copeland's Shreveport gets $1 million makeover

Copeland's of New Orleans put a new facade on its Shreveport location, among other upgrades.
Kate Archer Kent

The restaurant chain Copeland's of New Orleans is completing a renovation of its Shreveport location that will be the prototype for future restaurants in six states.


The restaurant chain Copeland’s of New Orleans is completing a one million dollar renovation at its Shreveport location that will be the prototype for future restaurants in six states. Al Copeland Junior was in Shreveport yesterday to discuss the renovations. He says he chose to overhaul the Shreveport restaurant in order to stay competitive with the many restaurant chains that have moved into the city.

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Mon December 12, 2011

Community input solicited for I-49 inner city connector

Shreveport residents are urged to attend one of several community planning meetings this week on a proposed Interstate 49 inner city connector.


Tue December 6, 2011

Rain brings slight relief to major drought

A rain-soaked LSU Shreveport campus after two days of wet weather.

The National Weather Service in Shreveport says recent rains will make a small but significant impact on the drought plaguing the Ark-La-Tex.


Tue December 6, 2011

Symphony-goers remember founding conductor

The late John Shenaut led the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra for 33 years. He was known for spotting talented local musicians, and helping to advance their careers.


Tue December 6, 2011

History Matters: A heartfelt tribute to fellow historian

Gary Joiner, Ph.D.

Commentator Gary Joiner remembers the late Eric J. Brock, a fellow historian and author who died Nov. 30.