Fans are encouraged to come early to hear outstanding offender bands. Feast on a wide array of the South's best food, and shop the unique and affordable offendermade arts and crafts, including jewelry, leather craft, paintings, woodwork, lawn and garden furniture, and toys.
NHFD is a national event celebrated by all 50 states on the fourth Saturday in September. It was created in 1972 when Congress passed two bills establishing a specific day to celebrate the conservation contributions of our nation’s hunters and anglers.
“Alzheimer’s disease was named in the early 1900s, and the Alzheimer’s Association was formed in the early 1980s,” Hayes said. “We have several things going on. Better diagnostic tools, in the first place; folks are living longer, in the second place.
The Benton team, comprised of 24 fourthand fifth-graders and one third-grader, were invited to compete at the World Tournament in July in Madison, Wis. They were the first Louisiana team to qualify for the World Tournament and did so by finishing in eighth place at the NASP National Tournament held in Louisville, Ky.
An open call has been announced for the feature film “I Saw the Light,” a biographical movie about the life of legendary country music singer Hank Williams. The call is for actors, extras and even automobiles..
Northrose Plantation, historically known as the W.H. North Plantation, dates back to 1886. The original home was moved with mules and wagons from the bank of the Red River in 1903 to the present site on Cottonwood Bayou. After being destroyed by fire in 1923, the home was rebuilt on the original foundation.
DigiFest South, an arts and technology festival held annually in Shreveport-Bossier, will present a three-day schedule of events during the third annual DigiFest South Sept. 16-18 at various locations throughout Shreveport-Bossier.
Stemming from its obsessive desire to quench thirsts with cold beers, Twisted Root is excited to announce two new developments. First, the better burger restaurant has added a new walk-in cooler, which has allowed for more cold beer storage and an additional 12 beers on tap.
This year, the BBQ Shrimp Contest will be on Friday night, Sept. 12, with prize money totaling $1,000. Saturday, Sept. 13, the West Baton Rouge Tourist Information & Conference Center grounds will be center stage for the 8th Annual Smokin` Oldies Barbeque Cook-Off.