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Gators in Shreveport: a Good Thing
Last years event raised over $32,000 for a faculty member of Captain Shreve High School. The faculty member was able to offset his daughters medical expenses and he was able to get a wheelchair lift installed on thier family van.
Lousiana Not The First To Celebrated Mardi Gras
The next two weekends feature the biggest parades in Shreveport's annual Mardi Gras celebration.  The Krewe Of Centaur is one of the largest parading krewes anywhere in the state of Louisiana, including New Orleans, and their annual parade is this Saturday...
Poke Salad Festival Treasure Hunt
Okay, so I'm old.  I remember the very first Blanchard Poke Salad Festival.  Most of the whole event took place on the grounds of the Blanchard Methodist Church, and I'm not even sure it lasted the whole day...but man things have grown.  This weekend it's the 37th annual Poke Salad Festival in Blanc…