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Tiffany Petty: Art grows with the artist

Tiffany Petty: Art grows with the artist

Click image to view gallery Story BY  LEA RITTENHOUSE   //   Photos BY CHRIS POUND Bingo cards, an owl, multiple bright shades of color and unique texture make up the elements in Tiffany Petty’s favorite piece of art she’s ever made ...

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Collective consciousness

Collective consciousness

  Writer: DAVID WALLACE Wallace    //   Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR.  Don’t use it and lose it. Use it and then reuse it. In one word, recycle. If you think recycling is a new trend, think again. Some are apt to ...

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Travel: Family Friendly Shreveport Bossier City

Travel: Family Friendly Shreveport Bossier City

click image to view gallery Story and Photos by Jennifer Babisak & Courtesy Photos When it comes to a family-friendly weekend getaway, I had never considered crossing the state line to Shreveport-Bossier City. After all, I thought of the destination, with ...

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Review: Book Reviews

Review: Book Reviews

By Rebecca Hoeffner | Photo By Sarah A. Miller EDITOR’S NOTE: With the arrival of longer days comes for many a much needed vacation – a time for grabbing a good book to pass the time as you relax by ...

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Ditch the diet gimmicks

Ditch the diet gimmicks

Writer: CRYSTAL BREAUX “Quick Weight Loss!” “Lose all Your Weight in 21 Days!” “Celebrity Diet!” These are some of the marketing campaigns I’ve read in the last few days. I can’t begin to name all the campaigns I’ve read over ...

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Young woman’s dream of becoming pilot takes flight

Young woman’s dream of becoming pilot takes flight

Writer:  JO LEE FERGUSON   //   Phtographer:  DANNY MOGLE When she was in high school, Whitney Brouwer gave her mother different kinds of problems to worry about than what many parents face. First, the Minnesota native worked in an airplane ...

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Recipes: Uncorked flavor

Recipes: Uncorked flavor

click image to view gallery By Tim Smith of Cork  BABY ELOTE Ingredients 3 baby corn cobs 1 lime Sprig of Cilantro Cotija Cheese 1 tbsp Crema Mayo 1 tsp of chili cumin 1 clove of garlic Directions: Season baby ...

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Brewing your own culture

Brewing your own culture

click image to view gallery Writer: ANDY TAYLOR   //   Photographer: CHRIS POUND The idea of starting a business may have once been daunting for Jonathan and Shelly Ramm, but a three-month bike ride from Oregon to Virginia helped put ...

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Funny bones: East Texas comedy

Funny bones: East Texas comedy

Story BY STEWART SMITH   //  Photos BY HERB NYGREN JR.  East Texas is experiencing a renaissance of comedy. At bars, underground venues and performance halls, comedy lovers have more opportunities now to guffaw at comedians and improv groups than ...

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Hospitality by the glassful: East Texas vineyards

Hospitality by the glassful: East Texas vineyards

click image to view gallery. Writer: DANNY MOGLE   //  Photographer: SARAH A. MILLER On a country road just west of Athens, a white, two-story mansion — resting atop a rolling hill like a diamond in the rough —comes into view. It’s ...

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