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Roosevelt Collins Hometown Celebrity Football Camp, June 30

Date: June 30, 2018 Time: 9:00 am Roosevelt Collins, Miami Dolphins Linebacker (retired), invites you to the 2nd Annual Hometown Celebrity Football Camp at the Independence Bowl Stadium. Free Admissions: Ages 8-18 Attire: Shorts, T-shirts, Cleats (no metal spikes) Schedule Registration - 8:00 … [Read More its Good for You...]

2018 Minority Business Opportunity Awards Dinner, June 14

Date: June 14, 2018 Time: 6:00 pm The Business Development Connection’s 2018 Minority Business Opportunity Awards Dinner will be held Thursday, June 14, 2018, beginning with a cocktails reception at 6:00 pm and dinner following at 6:30 pm at Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino. Venue Sam's Town Hotel … [Read More its Good for You...]

LINK Fest in Shreveport, June 16

Date: June 16, 2018 Time: 11:00 am Local Individuals Networking Kreatively (L.I.N.K.) is an entrepreneurial festival for the Shreveport/Bossier area to experience what their local creative entrepreneurs and artisans have to offer the community they serve. All are welcome to partake in this … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Top Ten DVD List for June 5, 2018 

  This Week's DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for June 5, 2018        A Wrinkle in Time https://www.amazon.com/Wrinkle-Time-Blu-ray-Oprah-Winfrey/dp/B079J8RCYQ/ref=tmm_blu_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1528111103&sr=8-5 Mamma Mia! The Movie [10th Anniversary … [Read More its Good for You...]

Hit Marvel Comics Adaptation Now Available on Home Video

  Black Panther Blu-ray Review by Kam Williams Hit Marvel Comics Adaptation Now Available on Home Video Chadwick Boseman has already made quite a career out of portraying a variety of prominent African-Americans, from football star Floyd Little (The Express), to baseball great Jackie … [Read More its Good for You...]

For movies opening June 1, 2018

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam's Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening June 1, 2018 WIDE RELEASES Action Point (R for profanity, sexuality, brief nudity, crude humor, drug use and underage drinking) Daredevil Johnny Knoxville stars in this … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Shallow Sport Boats Owners Tournament

  Shallow Sport Boats Owners Tournament By Craig Lamb The 18th annual Shallow Sport Owner’s Tournament was a huge success, with 258 boats enjoying fellowship and competition on the Gulf of Mexico. The tournament was held out of South Padre Island, on the Texas Gulf Coast. “Once again, the 19th annual Shallow Sport Owner's fishing tournament was a great time had by all,” said Wes Hudson, president of Shallow Sports Boats. “We had 258 … [Read More its Good for You...]

Be Aware of Carbon Monoxide Emissions While Boating

  Be Aware of Carbon Monoxide Emissions While Boating   We go boating to have fun. Whether your passion is relaxation or exhilaration, a boat opens the doors to endless possibility. But boating is not without its hazards, and responsible boaters keep at least a few “what if” scenarios in the back of their heads to stay safe when they leave the docks. Generally, we think of worst case scenarios as man-overboard situations, collision … [Read More its Good for You...]

Alton Jones’ 3 favorite bass lakes

  Alton Jones’ 3 favorite bass lakes By Craig Lamb Alton Jones Sr., Skeeter sponsored angler, has spent the past 27 years fishing his way across the country from East to West, and North to South. Currently, the Bassmaster®  Elite Series pro from Texas spends nine months of the year competing on the hottest bass lakes in the nation. Which are his favorites? When are the best times to go? What patterns and baits are best? Find the answers, … [Read More its Good for You...]

Offshore Trolling Tactics for Bay Boats

  Offshore Trolling Tactics for Bay Boats By Craig Lamb   Losing sight of landmarks and shoreline is the loose definition for entering offshore waters. The blue water is also the transition zone for what separates the men from the boys in boats. Center consoles from 27 feet and up and powered by trips and quads are desired for power, safety and subtracting travel time to keep lines wetter, longer. That’s all good news if you have … [Read More its Good for You...]

Power Options for Pontoons

  Power Options for Pontoons By Capt. Ted Lund   As most of the boating country moves into summer, families, and friends are looking to spend more time on the water. And there isn't a more family-friendly option than the pontoon boat. Part family cruiser and part lake party house, pontoon boats are one of the most popular segments of the recreational boating sector. Whether custom building a new pontoon boat or repowering an old … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Real Estate: Refinancing Rates on the Rise in 2017

  Real Estate: Refinancing Rates on the Rise in 2017 by Amy Lignor   The term ‘meteoric rise’ usually applies to something fun. Think: A Hollywood actor who has been ‘discovered.’) Unfortunately, when it comes to this article, ‘meteoric rise’ is something that will not bring a smile to … [Read More its Good for You...]

Big Things in Small Packages Are Taking Over the Real Estate Market

  Big Things in Small Packages Are Taking Over the Real Estate Market by Amy Lignor   What began as a “tiny” trend – which some called a “passing fad” at first – has become one of the largest growing industries in the U.S.A. in the 21st century; with records being broken in … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Why Picking a Real Estate Agent is Your Biggest Investment

  Why Picking a Real Estate Agent is Your Biggest Investment by Amy Lignor   In this day and age, when it comes to buying or selling property, the largest investment you make comes in the form of who you choose to help you succeed. It’s certainly known that selling a home has become … [Read More its Good for You...]

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A Perilous Path

  A Perilous Path Talking Race, Inequality and the Law by Sherrilyn Ifill, Loretta Lynch, Bryan Stevenson and Anthony G. Thompson The New Press Hardcover, $14.99 126 pages ISBN: 978-1-62097-395-0 Book Review by Kam Williams down." --Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch (pages … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Creating the Perfect Vegetable Garden

  Creating the Perfect Vegetable Garden by Amy Lignor   Many are still dealing with that wintery mix Mother Nature just loves to toss down from the sky this time of year. Yet, that gardener living inside the soul – the one just dreaming of the sunny skies and lazy rainy days that are … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Traveling “The Road to Omaha” for the College World Series

  Traveling “The Road to Omaha” for the College World Series by Amy Lignor   Soon it will be June and the College World Series (CWS) will once again be the focus of all sports enthusiasts as it springs to life in Omaha, Nebraska. The CWS is the culmination of the National Collegiate … [Read More its Good for You...]

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One Keyword Entrepreneurs Need to Know: “SEO”

  One Keyword Entrepreneurs Need to Know: “SEO” by Amy Lignor   It’s been around for a while, however, there are still many companies out there – most especially those being “started-up” as more entrepreneurs decide to take on new challenges – that still don’t quite understand the … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Making Your Health “Resolute”

  Making Your Health “Resolute” by Amy Lignor   It is time for those New Year’s Resolutions to be made. We all know the ones most likely being placed on lists everywhere: stop smoking and lose weight. Why? Because these have always been the top two when it comes to goals, so that the … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Explore Florida!

  Explore Florida! by Amy Lignor   When people think of vacation and the state of Florida, a high percentage of the time it is the beloved mouse with ears and his glittering … [Read More...]

A Colorado Summer: Hiking, Biking, Rafting, Oh My!

  A Colorado Summer: Hiking, Biking, Rafting, Oh My! by Amy Lignor   When it comes to choosing the ultimate summer vacation, Colorado stays atop most peoples’ lists in 2018. … [Read More...]

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