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Person of Interest: Knox Goodman
2 weeks ago

Person of Interest: Knox Goodman

Q: You owned Knox Goodman’s Boutique in Shreveport for decades and retired in 2015. But you haven’t really retired, have you? A: It was a very emotional time for me …
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Person of Interest: Trey Carter, Owner of Strange Brew
3 weeks ago

Person of Interest: Trey Carter, Owner of Strange Brew

Trey Carter is proving that success can come at any age. At 28, he’s putting millennials in Shreveport-Bossier City on the map with his local bar, Strange Brew. Carter went …
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Person of Interest: Tristan McDonald, Red River Merman
3 months ago

Person of Interest: Tristan McDonald, Red River Merman

It’s not every day you see a fish out of water.

Tristan McDonald, 31, is Shreveport-Bossier City’s Red River Merman. With a background in dance and theatre, he’s moved from …
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Person of Interest: Kaye Leslie Otis, Owner of Titanium Fitness
5 months ago

Person of Interest: Kaye Leslie Otis, Owner of Titanium Fitness

Got those workout blues? Let personal trainer and owner of Titanium Fitness Kaye Leslie Otis help whip you into shape. She’s our Person of Interest for April, and we can’t …
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Person of Interest: James Gilcrease, Owner of Day Old Blues Records
6 months ago

Person of Interest: James Gilcrease, Owner of Day Old Blues Records

Want to take a listen? Day Old Blues Records in Shreveport is the place to buy new, pre-loved, and local vinyl. Check out this recent Q&A with record store owner …
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Person of Interest: Rabbi Dr. Jana L. De Benedetti
7 months ago

Person of Interest: Rabbi Dr. Jana L. De Benedetti

Person of Interest: Rabbi Dr. Jana L. De Benedetti B’nai Zion Congregation

 

SB: How did you decide to become a rabbi? What influenced your decision?

I was in 4th grade …
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Person of Interest: Lauren Vizza, Miss Louisiana USA 2018
10 months ago

Person of Interest: Lauren Vizza, Miss Louisiana USA 2018

SB: Normally you’re on the other side of this table for KTAL Channel 6. What’s it like finding the balance?

It’s tough. You don’t want to be the news all …
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Person of Interest: Chris Lyon
12 months ago

Person of Interest: Chris Lyon

Person of Interest: Chris Lyon Title: Filmmaker, producer and editor

SB: You wear many “hats.” Give me the rundown of some of them.

I’m the owner and co-founder of Perennial Media, editor-in-chief …
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Person of Interest: Rodney Guin, Calvary Baptist Academy
1 year ago

Person of Interest: Rodney Guin, Calvary Baptist Academy

Person of Interest: Rodney Guin Title: Head Coach, Calvary Baptist Academy

SB: What inspired you to become a coach?

I liked athletics growing up, and it was a way to stay in …
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Person of Interest: Christopher Zepeda Reveals Top Selling Comic in SBC
3 years ago

Person of Interest: Christopher Zepeda Reveals Top Selling Comic in SBC

SB: How did you get into the comic business? CZ: In the early ‘90s, we opened our original shop in Texarkana. So many people were coming in from Shreveport, and we were mailing so many products here [for customers] that we thought we should open another shop down here and that’s what we did. We [...]