Being aware and knowing what to do matters during an active shooter event. In the wake of the tragic shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Shreveport City Marshal Charlie Caldwell, Jr.
How did it all come about? He said that a group called The Honeycutt Group started the East Texas Blues Award about for or five years ago. “Since then, they started an Alabama Music Awards and then the Ark-La-Tex Music Awards, and now they have the Tennessee Music Awards, so they’re really moving around,” Self said.
Shreve Memorial Library is celebrating Black History Month throughout the month of February. Special programming and events will celebrate and honor “African-Americans in Times of War.” The 2018 theme commemorates the centennial 100-year anniversary of World War I and explores the roles of African- Americans in every American war.
The concert features beautiful music set to sacred Latin and English texts. Camerata will perform pieces by late Renaissance composers such as Byrd, de Lassus, Palestrina, Sweelinck, and Victoria. Wikan is especially excited to present Byrd’s Mass for Five Voices, an exquisite example of his mastery of polyphonic composition.
Shreve Memorial Library branches are decking the walls for the holidays in a friendly holiday decorating competition. The branches will be judged on theme and décor. The staff of the winning branches will receive a pizza party. The public is encouraged to visit participating branches and enjoy the décor.
The schedule for the event is as follows: 1 p.m., Centenary vs. Millsaps (women) 3 p.m., Centenary vs. Millsaps (men) 5 p.m., LSUS vs. NSU (men) Admission is $10 cash for adults, $50 cash for students, and children 12 and under are free. One ticket provides entrance to all three games.
On Saturday, Oct. 28, participating comic shops across the U.S., Canada and internationally will hand out more than 1.75 million free comics to anyone who comes into their shop during Halloween ComicFest.