Shreveport, Louisiana

What is Shreveport, Louisiana known for?


member work

, affordable housing, strong families and prayer for physical healing. Action Division member work together to "share all aspects of life" with those who are in need; these needs may be material, financial, spiritual, intellectual or social. '''Ezra Johnson''' (born October 2, 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is a retired American Football defensive end who played for the Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts and Houston Oilers in a fifteen-year career that lasted from 1977 to 1991 in the National Football League (NFL) (National Football League). '''William F. "Bill" Cotton Sr.''' (October 23, 1897 – April 23, 2006) was a prominent central Louisiana businessman who acquired or built five bakeries (bakery) in Alexandria (Alexandria, Louisiana), Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge, Louisiana), Monroe (Monroe, Louisiana) and Natchez, Mississippi. At the time of his death at the age of 108, he was also the nation's oldest living Shriner (Shriners) and one of the last remaining American (United States) veterans of the First World War (World War I).


art academic

programs. The Nursing Education Center, located in Shreveport, provides the educational environment for nursing majors enrolled in clinical courses as well as general education courses. The Center houses departments administering masters, baccalaureate and associate degree programs. The campus includes state-of-the-art academic facilities, office space for faculty and staff, a bookstore, and facilities for activities and organizations. Excerpt from University


original products

officially dedicates Deramus Yards in Shreveport, Louisiana, named in honor of William N. Deramus, Jr., the company's current president. Kansas City Southern Historical Society, ''Saga of Kansas City Southern Lines''. Retrieved March 24, 2006. '''Softdisk''' is a software (computer program) and Internet company based in Shreveport, Louisiana. Founded in 1981, its original products were


title membership

African Americans to serve as Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana; tenure, 1872 to 1876; state senator from Caddo Parish, and Shreveport businessman * Kevyn Aucoin (1962–2002), make-up artist and photographer * Lonnie O. Aulds (1925–1984), state representative from 1968 to 1972, real estate developer '''Ezra Johnson''' (born October 2, 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is a retired American Football defensive end who played for the Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts and Houston Oilers in a fifteen-year career that lasted from 1977 to 1991 in the National Football League (NFL) (National Football League). '''William F. "Bill" Cotton Sr.''' (October 23, 1897 – April 23, 2006) was a prominent central Louisiana businessman who acquired or built five bakeries (bakery) in Alexandria (Alexandria, Louisiana), Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge, Louisiana), Monroe (Monroe, Louisiana) and Natchez, Mississippi. At the time of his death at the age of 108, he was also the nation's oldest living Shriner (Shriners) and one of the last remaining American (United States) veterans of the First World War (World War I).


popular rock

5 - Elvis Presley has his first commercial recording session at Sun Studios in Memphis, Tennessee. He sang ''That's All Right (Mama)'' and ''Blue Moon of Kentucky''. *October 16 - Elvis Presley makes his first appearance on a radio program in Shreveport, Louisiana called the ''Louisiana Hayride''. *Fall - A cover version (cover song) of Big Joe Turner's "Shake, Rattle and Roll" by Bill Haley and His Comets becomes the first internationally popular

rock and roll recording. Williams signed with MGM Records in 1947 and released "Move It On Over (Move It On Over (song))", which became a massive country hit. In 1948 he moved to Shreveport, Louisiana, and he joined ''Louisiana Hayride'', a radio show broadcast that propelled him into living rooms all over the southeast appearing on weekend shows. Williams eventually started to host a show on KWKH and started touring across western Louisiana and eastern Texas


play written

in a national Mercedes (Mercedes-Benz) commercial. He also appeared on the cover of video game Call of Duty 2: Big Red One. Suax appears in the theater production of ''The Portrait of a Life'', a play written by his wife Lori Murphy Saux. This will be the second run of the show and will be performed at the famed NoHo Arts Center in North Hollywood, CA. DATE OF BIRTH April 2, 1972 PLACE OF BIRTH Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S. (United States) DATE OF DEATH


genre contemporary

Shreveport , Louisiana DATE OF DEATH alias origin Shreveport, Louisiana, United States genre R&B (Contemporary R&B) wheelbase - 81 Shreveport, Louisiana KPXJ¹ 21 KTBS, Inc. - Trans-Mississippi service Following combat service on the Virginia Peninsula in 1862, Huger was assigned to be assistant


food culture

show ever broadcast. website Official Web Site The '''Red River Revel''' is a festival of food, culture, art and music that takes place in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States, annually in the month of October. The Revel began in 1976 as a bicentennial celebration, sponsored by The Junior League of Shreveport. It is a nonprofit festival, and any money garnered from commerce that takes place there goes back into the financial pool for the next year's Revel, guaranteeing a bigger and better Revel every year. Filming locations New York City, Toronto, Stamford, Connecticut, and Shreveport, Louisiana Vancouver served as the filming locations. He played high school football in Shreveport, Louisiana for Woodlawn High School, guiding the Knights to the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class AAA (the top classification at the time) state championship in 1968. Ferguson succeeded Terry Bradshaw as Woodlawn's starting quarterback. ''Loadstar'' was launched as a sister publication of ''Softdisk (Softdisk (disk magazine))'', based in Shreveport, Louisiana. It was the second platform for which Softdisk produced a disk magazine, after the Apple II. At the time, the Commodore 64 was a very popular home computer due to its inexpensive price and advanced graphics and sound capabilities. 200px right thumb Historical marker noting location of first Shriners Hospital (1922) off King's Highway in Shreveport, Louisiana Shreveport (Image:Shriner's Hospital marker, Shreveport, LA IMG 2363.JPG), Louisiana The first hospital in the system opened in 1922 in Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Louisiana. It provided pediatric orthopedic care. In 1962, the Shriners of North America allocated $10 million dollars to establish three hospitals that specialized in the treatment and rehabilitation of burned children. After visiting 21 university-based medical institutions, the decision was made to build their first pediatric burn hospital on the campus of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. '''Ezra Johnson''' (born October 2, 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is a retired American Football defensive end who played for the Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts and Houston Oilers in a fifteen-year career that lasted from 1977 to 1991 in the National Football League (NFL) (National Football League). '''William F. "Bill" Cotton Sr.''' (October 23, 1897 – April 23, 2006) was a prominent central Louisiana businessman who acquired or built five bakeries (bakery) in Alexandria (Alexandria, Louisiana), Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge, Louisiana), Monroe (Monroe, Louisiana) and Natchez, Mississippi. At the time of his death at the age of 108, he was also the nation's oldest living Shriner (Shriners) and one of the last remaining American (United States) veterans of the First World War (World War I).


collection work

collections.php?collection 457 title C. E. BYRD HIGH SCHOOL COLLECTION work scripts.lsus.edu accessdate 31 August 2011 He attended the United States Military Academy and Washington and Lee University. <


beebe

of Washington, D.C. It was founded in 1983 by Harvey McLean, Jr., a businessman from Shreveport, Louisiana. and was initially funded with $2.8&nbsp;million dollars by Herman K. Beebe. North supposedly used this bank during the Iran-Contra scandal by funneling money from his shell organization, the "National Endowment for the Preservation of Liberty," through Palmer National Bank to the Contras. In northeast Texas, the river flows past Mineola, Texas Mineola

National of Washington, D.C.''' is a bank in Washington, D.C.. It was founded in 1983 by Harvey McLean, Jr. (Herman K. Beebe) (a businessman from Shreveport (Shreveport, Louisiana), Louisiana. It was initially funded with $2.8 million to McLean from Herman K. Beebe. Oliver North used this bank during the Iran-Contra scandal by funneling money from his shell organization, the "National Endowment for the Preservation of Liberty", through Palmer National

Shreveport, Louisiana

leader_title2 leader_name2 established_title Founded established_title1 Incorporated (Municipal incorporation) established_date 1836 established_date1 20 March 1839 area_magnitude 1 E7 area_total_sq_mi area_total_km2 312.9 area_land_sq_mi area_land_km2 272.9 area_water_sq_mi area_water_km2 40.0 area_water_percent 12.79 area_urban_sq_mi area_urban_km2 area_metro_sq_mi 2698 area_metro_km2 6987.8 population_as_of 2010 (2010 United States Census) population_est 200327 pop_est_as_of 2013 pop_est_footnotes population_footnotes population_total 199311 population_rank US: 113th (List of United States cities by population)) population_metro 446,471 (US: 113th (List of Metropolitan Statistical Areas)) population_urban 298,317 (US: 126th (List of United States urban areas)) population_density_km2 730.3 population_density_sq_mi timezone CST (North American Central Time Zone) utc_offset -6 timezone_DST CDT utc_offset_DST -5 area_code 318 (Area code 318) latd 32 latm 30 lats 53 latNS N longd 93 longm 44 longs 50 longEW W elevation_m 43. elevation_ft 144 website City of Shreveport footnotes

250px right thumb Red River of the South Red River (Image:MVI 2620 Red River Bridge in Shreveport.jpg) bridge connecting Shreveport with Bossier City (Bossier City, Louisiana) as photographed from the Clyde Fant Parkway

'''Shreveport''' ( The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area ranks 111th in the United States, according to the United States Census Bureau. Census 2010 Ranking Tables for Population for MSAs; retrieved 2013-12-04.

Shreveport was founded in 1836 by the Shreve Town Company, a corporation established to develop a town at the juncture of the newly navigable Red River and the Texas Trail, an overland route into the newly independent Republic of Texas and, prior to that time, into Mexico.

Shreveport is the commercial and cultural center of the Ark-La-Tex region, where Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas meet.

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