Shreveport, Louisiana

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current buildings

the position was given to his son, Dr. Felton Grandison Clark, a renowned speaker and gentleman. Under his tenure, the university underwent tremendous growth. About 33 of 114 current buildings were erected in his 30 years at the university. The student enrollment grew from 500 to nearly 10,000 students. Due to the reluctance of LSU (Louisiana State University) Law School to admit African Americans into its law program, and a law suit that was filed, a special Louisiana Convention allowed a law program


years running

, Louisiana , Kennedy moved to Nashville in 1961, when he was still a baby and his hopeful parents were trying their hands in the industry, spurned on by Mercury exec and family friend Shelby Singleton. The young family stayed in Nashville and became a pillar in the development of the industry over the next few decades. As Kennedy was growing up, his father spent 16 years running Smash Records, the country subsidiary of Mercury Records. He played on albums for the likes of Bob Dylan and Ringo Starr


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


combining quot

of Jim Mangham, who then worked at the LSU Medical Center (Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport) in Shreveport, Louisiana, Softdisk (originally intended to be called ''The Harbinger Magazette'', but launched as ''Softdisk Magazette'', with "magazette" being a portmanteau word combining "magazine" and "diskette") was published out of Mangham's house, with his then-wife Judi Mangham, LSUMC co-worker Al Vekovius, and Softalk


louisiana

City, Shreve, Ratchet City image_map Caddo Parish Louisiana incorporated and unincorporated areas Shreveport highlighted.svg map_size 260px map_caption Location in Caddo Parish (Caddo Parish, Louisiana) and the state of Louisiana. coordinates_display inline,title coordinates_region US-LA subdivision_type Country (List of sovereign states) subdivision_type1 State (U.S. states) subdivision_type2

Parishes (List of parishes in Louisiana) subdivision_name United States subdivision_name1 Louisiana subdivision_name2 Caddo (Caddo Parish, Louisiana), Bossier (Bossier Parish, Louisiana) leader_title Mayor leader_name Ollie Tyler (D) leader_title1 City Council leader_name1


football stories

: www.columbusdispatch.com live content football stories 2008 01 05 bcs_bo_rein.ART_ART_01-05-08_C1_I28VJCT.html BuckeyeXtra - The Columbus Dispatch : Promising start ended tragically * March 17 – Trailer Train Corporation (TTX Company) begins operations. Stockholders include the Pennsylvania Railroad, Norfolk and Western Railroad, Frisco (St. Louis - San Francisco Railway) and Missouri Pacific Railroad. * March 24 – Kansas City Southern Railway


guitar music

was also mentioned in the movie ''Angel Heart'', starring Mickey Rourke and Robert De Niro. Robbie Robertson of The Band wrote the song "Evangeline," performed with Emmylou Harris, with Longfellow's character in mind. A half-hour suite of guitar music by guitarist composer Loren MazzaCane Connors based on scenes in the Longfellow story was released as a compact disc titled, "Evangeline" (RoadCone, 1998), with the title track vocal by Suzanne Langille


stage career

On April 2, 2012, KARK debuted a half-hour weekday noon newscast titled ''Arkansas Today'', anchored by Mallory Hardin and meteorologist co-host Greg Dee (who also appear on the station's weekday morning newscast); the statewide newscast features news stories filed by reporters from all four Nexstar-owned NBC stations serving Arkansas as well as a sports segment produced by Fayetteville


comedy shows

in theatre at a young age and in 1995 made his way to Los Angeles. A graduate of The Second City and a member of “Jumping the Shark” improv group, he is a veteran of sketch comedy shows. His most notable television and film credits include ''Deliver Us from Eva'', the Farrelly brothers comedy ''Stuck on You (Stuck on You (2003 film))'' and NBC's ''The Office (The Office (US))''. He is the new face for the Southern Nevada Water Authority conservation campaign and is currently


previous album

; Adams heads back to the UK on October 13 in Newcastle (Newcastle upon Tyne), England. Adams sold out four nights in a row at Wembley Arena in London. Adams starts his tour in mainland Europe and Adams previous album ''Reckless'' achieves gold status in Sweden and ''Into The Fire'' achieves gold status in Switzerland and later he travels to Dublin, Ireland. Adams started

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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